You are here

Fire Station No. 1

-A A +A
1925, Thomas MacLaren. 29 S. Weber St. (northeast corner of Colorado Ave.)

This symmetrical Beaux-Arts station has a central arched doorway between two truck bays and a Mediterranean-style upper facade, complete with balconies. This elegant fire station reflects the community's pride and its fondness for traditional architecture.

Writing Credits

Thomas J. Noel


What's Nearby


Thomas J. Noel, "Fire Station No. 1", [Colorado Springs, Colorado], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

If SAH Archipedia has been useful to you, please consider supporting it.

SAH Archipedia tells the story of the United States through its buildings, landscapes, and cities. This freely available resource empowers the public with authoritative knowledge that deepens their understanding and appreciation of the built environment. But the Society of Architectural Historians, which created SAH Archipedia with University of Virginia Press, needs your support to maintain the high-caliber research, writing, photography, cartography, editing, design, and programming that make SAH Archipedia a trusted online resource available to all who value the history of place, heritage tourism, and learning.

, ,