The City of West Des Moines has five ambulances. Three are staffed 24/7 in stations in the city of West Des Moines. These stations are located at 14th and Railroad, 35th and Ashworth, and 81st and Mills Civic Parkway. The city also has two reserve ambulances, which are utilized for special events, when maintenance is required on a primary truck, and for extra calls or trips.
All of our ambulances feature the Stryker PowerLoad system.
All five of WDM EMS's 911 ambulances are Ford F450 Type 1 ambulances. The boxes mounted on the Ford chassis are Lifeline brand, built in Sumner, IA.