Cavan County Council is to seek tenders for the proposed new fire station in Ballyjamesduff, Co. Cavan.
The National Directorate for Fire & Emergency Management (NDFEM) confirmed to the council that it may proceed with the tender process.
The approval is subject to a maximum all-in contribution from the Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government of €1,109,463 under the Capital Programme.
Ballyjamesduff Fire Station. (Photo: Courtesy Fire-Ireland.com)
Cavan Chief Fire Officer Noel O’ Reilly said: “Cavan County Fire Service has already commenced the necessary steps to facilitate the tendering process in accordance with the Department’s approval”.
Ballyjamesduff Fire Station is a one-bay station which houses a Volvo FL-250 Water Tender and a Ford Ranger 4×4 at its Percy French Park base, which is station number six in the 10-station county.
A Cavan Fire Appliance. (Photo: Belturbert Fire Station CN18 via Facebook)