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A new $1.3 million fire station is nearing completion ahead of an open house likely to be held next month, reports CentralMaine.com. The department’s old station was crammed into a couple of rooms connected to the Farmingdale Town Office. Because of its size, the town had to special order smaller trucks, which had to be...
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Rural Metro Fire officials celebrated the opening of Station 27, reports Wate ABC 6. The East Knox County location replaced their existing location in the Forks of the River Industrial Park, a more residential area. Rural Metro Fire’s Public Information Officer Jeff Bagwell said a majority of their calls were from residential spots. The new...
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Chelsea will soon have a third fire station. Construction began in the spring of 2019, but due to various delays, completion has taken longer than anticipated, reports 280 Living. The existing space was modified to include office space to be used for staff. The upstairs will include four bedrooms, a kitchen and living space for...
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Space and safety top the list of needs for Hendersonville’s growing fire department as the City Council looks to address renovating or replacing Fire Station 1, reports Blue Ridge Now. Council members will decide in the coming months what to do with the 20-year-old facility. At the same time, they will look to build a...
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Yonkers has opened a new state-of-the-art fire sation after the original facility had been condemned and closed years ago, reports lohud.com. Tower Ladder 71 and the department’s Rescue Company were relocated from the old facility in 2015 after the original station was closed due to unsafe building conditions and deemed beyond economic repair.
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The Goodyear City Council approved funding for two new fire stations that will place a heavy emphasis on firefighters’ long-term health and improving response times, reports Daily Independent. The new stations will be designed with more efficient decontamination procedures to ensure the timely removal of any materials that collect on firefighters’ clothes and bodies. Station...
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Sandy Springs will pay $1.2 million for a vacant, temporary site for a fire station while building a new fire station, reports Reporter Newspapers. Fire Station Two is 50 years old and needs to be replaced. The temporary site, a former Enterprise car rental lot, is riddled with complexities for getting fire trucks in and...
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University Medical Center has broken ground on its EMS Station One, reports KCBD 11. The facility will be the home of an three-ambulance garage, EMS administration offices and the Communications Center. The project, which has been in the works for two years, will cost $5,184,248. Two of those will be used for the two buildings,...
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Cape Coral is investing in a new Emergency Medical Service station, reports Wink News. In south Cape, they hit that rate 96% of the time, but in north Cape, it’s lower at about 91%. A number the county says will only go up once they put EMS at the new location. That is one of...