The Fire Station

New Vienna’s new fire station will hold an open house for the public, reports KMCH 94.7. A procession from the old fire station to the new fire station, which sits right across from the church. New Vienna/Luxemburg Fire Chief Mark Lukan says they welcome all past and retired members of the fire department to join...
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Hillsborough County is working toward a proposed fire station to respond to the growth in the SouthShore area, reports Osprey Observer. The fire station will be built with a budget of approximately $3.8 million. Hillsborough County’s Public Works Department is managing the building of the fire station, the 46th in the county and the third...
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Firefighters at Houston Fire Department’s Station 21 accepted a baby under Texas’s Safe Haven law, reports KHOU 11. The baby was taken to a hospital as a precaution, although police say it appears she was unharmed. The law allows parents who are unable to care for their infant to bring that child to a designated...
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A Siloam Springs fire station is set to reopen after undergoing a multi-million dollar renovation, reports nwahomepage.com. Flood damage had caused years of damage and so the tasks entailed a new paint job and other renovations. The station’s been out of commission since the remodel began in January.
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A three-ton limb fell on the roof of a Goshen Fire Station, reports The Elkhart Truth. The limb also bent an exterior duct in half and cracked the sidewalk. An exterior staircase may also need to be replaced, depending on the extent of the damage to the metal structure and the brick columns that hold it up. Sink said an engineer...
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A 14,500-square-foot fire station is expected to be completed in October 2020, reports Daily Herald. Designed by Salt Lake City company Blalock and Partners, the fire station will provide housing for seven individuals, feature three pull-through entrances and offer space for office work and gym equipment. The first fire station in Spanish Fork was built...
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The Grand Rapids Fire Department is opening the doors to 10 of its fire stations as part of Fire Prevention Week, reports Fox 17 West Michigan. The events will have fire trucks and equipment on display, demonstrations of firefighting gear, giveaways and registration to the city’s Residential Safety Assessment Program. The Oct. 9 open houses...