Petrillo

Because of the prevalence of cancer in the fire service linked to exposure to contaminated gear, departments are turning to using decon rooms and turnout storage rooms in the stations. ALAN M. PETRILLO
The Fire Station

US Digital Designs (USDD) and its partners at Racom Corp. have recently completed the training and installation for a new Phoenix G2 Fire Station Alerting System in Dubuque, Iowa. This is USDD’s fourth installation in Iowa, as the company also services the communities of Davenport, Urbandale, and Marion. The six fire stations in Dubuque serve...
Petrillo

Features of the station include a museum that features a 1922 Seagrave pumper and other artifacts; a  hose tower that acts as an urban marker for people entering the city of Brandon along 18thStreet, one of only two means of access to Brandon from the TransCanada Highway; and the incorporation of a province-wide 911 center (excluding Winnipeg) in the administration part of the station.