Ground breaking ceremony for Tampa Fire Station 23

04/06/18
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WHAT:

Ground breaking ceremony for Tampa Fire Station 23

WHO:

Mayor Bob Buckhorn, Tampa Fire Chief Tom Forward, and  Tampa City Councilman Luis Viera.

WHEN:

Monday, April 9, at 10 a.m.

WHERE:

Tampa Fire Station 23 building site, 20770 Trout  Creek Dr. Located to the west (behind) the L.A. Fitness and Winn Dixie  shopping center at Bruce B. Downs Blvd. and County Line Road.

DETAILS:

City officials will break ground on Tampa's newest fire station located  in New Tampa. Fire Station 23 was approved in the fiscal year 2017 budget  and is scheduled to open later this year. Work has already begun on the  station which will house an engine company, a truck company, and a rescue  unit. This station will also include a separate classroom for training.

 

Be advised that this is a construction site. Please dress accordingly.

 

MEDIA CONTACT:  

Jason Penny, Tampa Fire Rescue PIO, (813) 210-9911