The Cost of Fire Equipment

Kurt Ferguson, the Newtown Township Manager, is trying to start a new volunteer fire company, even though Newtown already has a professional fire department. This page is to inform citizens about the cost of his new proposal.

The average cost of a piece of apparatus with equipment is between 700,000 and 1.13 million dollars.
My station's rescue truck.
The average cost of gear is around $8,000.
A view inside a training fire.

The fire house is another place where money is invested.

The fire company also has to plan for accidents as well. A relief association is a place the fire company sets aside money in preparation for accidents and injuries. A relief association is another place where money is spent.

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