Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

FFD's new engine/rescue truck has many features

Email News Alerts

The Farmington Fire Department's newest engine finally arrived last week, after a long journey through the snow from the Pierce Manufacturing plant in Appleton, Wis. It's not in service just yet, but firefighters expect to have it in use later this month.

Advertisement

The reason Engine 22 isn't being used yet is because there are so many new features on the truck, firefighters have to go through a few training sessions just to get familiar with the new rig.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Advertisement
Michelle Leonard
Michelle Leonard joined the Woodbury Bulletin staff in November, 2014, after 14 years covering news for the Bulletin's sister publication, the Farmington Rosemount Independent Town Pages.  Michelle earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Mass Communications: News-Editorial from Mankato State University in 1991. She is an active member of the American Legion Auxiliary Clifford Larson Unit 189 of Farmington, and is the 2014-15 Third District President to the American Legion Auxiliary Department of Minnesota. Michelle is also the volunteer coordinator for the Minnesota Newspaper Museum which is open annually during the Minnesota State Fair. She has earned Minnesota Newspaper Association awards in Investigative Reporting, Local News Coverage, Feature Photography and Column Writing. 
(651) 702-0974
Advertisement
randomness