Voters in Una approved funding to purchase a new fire engine during a special referendum election.
The referendum was passed 44 to 2, with only a 2.4 percent voter turnout, according to unofficial election results provided by county officials.
Una Fire Chief Jeff Hadden said the existing engine has been in service since 1989 and has outdated equipment including an open air cabin that firefighters ride in. Hadden says the new tax would cost a household approximately $3.50 a year.
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