Records from 1858 show that Station No. 5 was on St. Clair Street, with no street numbers given at that time.

In the year 1866, the last year of volunteer fire service in Toledo, Station No. 5 was located at Broadway & Logan housing a LaFrance Engine and a Muskegon Hose Wagon.  The LaFrance Engine was eventually replaced in 1896 with a Clapp & Jones Engine.

On April 17, 1968, Station 5 at Broadway & Logan closed with the new Station 5 built at Ontario & Washington.  This new station housed 5 Pumper, 5 Ladder, and 8 Pumper with the closing of Station 8.

Captain Michael Posadny

Captain Michael Posadny was appointed to the Toledo Fire & Rescue Department on September 11, 1992. He promoted to Lieutenant on November 7, 2005. His promotion to Captain came on March 21, 2014. Captain Posadny received his Paramedic certification on November 21, 2016.