Washington City, UT, has an immediate need for a new fire engine and city councilors voted to spend $620,000 for the new pumper.
Pittsboro, NC, board of commissioners gave firefighters approval to take out a loan for a $1.4M aerial at a recent meeting.
The Sutphen Corporation has expanded it apparatus offerings to include tractor drawn aerials. The first will roll off the line this fall.
Jamaica Fire Brigade is slated to receive up to 30 new pumpers, worth $1.9 billion in the next year.
Hardin, TX, Fire and Rescue has placed its first aerial in service, a 1995 Pierce with a 65-foot ladder.
Wesley Chapel, FL, which is part of the Pasco Fire Rescue coverage area, has just received a new $1M aerial.
Two firefighters in Daly City, CA, were badly hurt when two fire apparatus collided at an intersection.
Geneva, IL, firefighters are expecting to receive a $1.2 million quint by mid 2022.
Members hope its 1938 Maxim pumper will be fully refurbished by the end of the year.
The new 47-foot-long midmount aerial platform will replace a unit that is nearly half a century old.