On Monday June 18, 2017, Battalion Chief Rich Thomas, Captain Andre Wilson, Lieutenant Wayne Mulhbaier from the Tacoma Boulevard Station and Deptford Board of Fire Commission Chairman Michael White and Commissioner George Frank traveled to Ocala Florida for a Pre-Construction Conference for the new Tower 926. The Contract was awarded to E-One to build a 95′ Mid Mount Tower on a Cyclone chassis. This truck will feature seating for six, a Cummins 500 horse power motor, Allision Automatic Transmission, a 2000 GPM HHale pump, 300 gallon poly water tank, Whelen light package, 260′ wheel base, with a 11’1″ riding height, two monitors in the bucket, a Harrison 8k hydraulic generator, 15’6″ outrigger spread. Delivery is expected during May of 2019. In the mean time, our 1999 American LaFrance\LTI is running strong and will continue to faithfully serve the residents and visitors of Deptford. More information to follow as it become available.