Boise Fire Department
News Release

Dennis Doan
Boise Fire Chief

Contact: Char Jackson
(208) 570-6548

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Monday, May 15, 2017

Fire Station No. 8 Grand Opening

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 5, 2017

WHAT: Celebrate the grand opening of a brand new community fire station

WHO:  Mayor David Bieter, Boise City Council members and Fire Chief Dennis Doan  

WHEN:  Tuesday, May 9 at 11 a.m.

WHERE:  3575 W. Overland Road, at the corner of Overland and Atlantic St. (Parking available along Atlantic and other neighborhood side streets)

The City of Boise and the Boise Fire Department will hold a grand opening, ribbon cutting ceremony for Fire Station No. 8, 3575 Overland Road, on Tuesday, May 9 at 11 a.m.  

The new station will eliminate overlapping response within the districts and improve response coverage for the Vista neighborhood.  Staffing will consist of one fire engine staffed with three firefighters and one Ada County ambulance with two paramedics.

An open house and public tours will be held from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.