New St. Joseph fire station breaks ground on Mitchell Avenue
Breaks ground on a new fire station.
This new location will replace the current fire department number 8 and is located on mitchell avenue... this one will be similar to the station on thirty-second and faraon..officials say this newhouse will allow emergency responders to reach dearpark in just five minutes (sot ) sot: mike dalsing: fire chief: "this will only be the 2nd station that we have thats on the east side of the belt highway.
So its extremely important in terms of time, you know 65% of our calls our medical calls.
So we're gonna be able to support the university, uh dearpark, the two industrials parks out here so we are pretty excited about it" officials say this fire house will have state of the art technology and will have enough space for crews to work comfortably... fire department officials say that the new station should be up and running by this time in 20-22.