Copperas Cove Firefighters Support Breast Cancer Awareness
Tyler Paulus and Trever Barclay both firefighters with the Copperas Cove Fire Department work on their fire truck while helping to support breast cancer awareness month by sporting a pink shirt, Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at the downtown Copperas Cove Fire Station.
Halstead Elementary School Fire Prevention Presentation
Lt. James Bednar a firefighter with the Copperas Cove Fire Department, speaks to students and teachers from Halstead Elementary School during a fire prevention presentation put on by the Copperas Cove Fire Department, Thursday, October 10, 2013 at Halstead Elementary School in Copperas Cove.
- By the numbers
- $6 million is the projected cost and bond amount for the city’s new fire station and police substation residents are voting on.
- 3.3 cents per $100 of property valuation is the possible cost for property owners.
- 5 minutes, 49 seconds is the time it takes the fire department to currently respond to the area where a future substation could be located.
- 4 schools are estimated to reside in the proposed station’s future coverage area.
- 4 churches are estimated to reside in the proposed station’s future coverage area.
- 142 businesses are estimated to reside in the proposed station’s future coverage area.
- 2,081 residential homes are estimated to reside in the proposed station’s future coverage area.
Posted: Sunday, October 20, 2013 4:30 am
Updated: 10:47 pm, Sat Oct 26, 2013.
Posted on Oct 20, 2013
COPPERAS COVE — Residents will have their first chance to vote on a $6 million bond to construct a fire station and police substation in the eastern portion of the city during early voting Monday.
If approved, the bond would fund the design and construction of the city’s fourth fire station and first police substation.
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Sunday, October 20, 2013 4:30 am.
Updated: 10:47 pm.