In the City of Toledo, the last year of volunteer fire department was in 1866.  This is also the year Station 7 was opened at Franklin & Bancroft housing one Seagrave Hook & Ladder, and one four wheel hose carriage.

In 1873, a new Station 7 was erected at Bancroft & Franklin.  This station replaced the original station.

On October 31, 1969, Station 7 was replaced with the station that stands today. Through the years various apparatus assignments have see action at Station 7, from ladder trucks to heavy squads.

Captain Raymond Coci

Captain Coci was appointed to the Toledo Fire & Rescue Department on February 5, 1988. He promoted to Lieutenant in 1993. Captain Coci received his Paramedic certification on July 7, 2008. His promotion to Captain came on August 14, 2011.