New fire station for Jerilderie
Published: 5th November 2013
Fire & Rescue NSW (FRNSW) Commissioner Greg Mullins and John Williams MP, Member for Murray-Darling, today unveiled the new Jerilderie Fire Station.
Commissioner Mullins said the new station was more modern and better equipped.
"It was my great pleasure to be at Jerilderie today to celebrate this major $774,000 investment in fire fighting resources," Commissioner Mullins said.
"The new station will provide a bigger and better base for the 16 firefighters who protect Jerilderie and surrounding communities from fires, accidents, chemical spills and other emergencies."
Commissioner Mullins said the new, purpose-built fire station included a new double engine bay, staff accommodation, and new operational and training facilities.
"Jerilderie firefighters do a great job protecting the community," he said.
"This new station will boost their ability to continue their work in keeping our community safe and protected from fires and other emergencies."