The City of Lenoir has opened a new fire station, which is the city’s third, reports WHKY 14.
About 100 people gathered at the station to dedicate and officially open the new facility.
Station No. 3 will house one fire engine, four Firefighters, and a Battalion Chief. The new firehouse will provide faster response to the eastern part of the city. The new station has five bedrooms, a conference room, a commercial kitchen, and a multi-bay garage to house Engine No. 3 and other equipment. The building also incorporates natural gas heating.