New fire and ambulance station at Acton to house electric fire truck and new EV ambulances

Updated August 17 2023 - 9:37pm, first published August 14 2023 - 2:00pm

After nearly a two-year delay due to COVID restrictions and construction material supply issues, work has finally started on the new Acton fire and ambulance "showcase" station which is being designed to deliver industry-leading levels of decontamination for firefighters.

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Peter Brewer


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