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Fire Station Planned for Southwest Corner of Columbia

The city is gearing up to build a new fire station near the northwest corner of Scott Boulevard and Route K.

The necessity of the fire station was determined by a community risk analysis conducted by the Columbia Fire Department in 2018.

The department analyzed response times throughout Columbia and decided a new station in the southwest would have a direct impact on 182 calls per year.

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