MAKING PROGRESS ON NEW FIRE STATION 78
Construction continues on new Fire Station 78 in Studio City. Partition walls are currently being constructed and dry wall is being hung in the 2 story living area. Block wall work continues on the heavy apparatus bays and sub-contractors continue to install the mechanical, electrical, and plumbing components of the Fire Station.Work continues on the 2 story portion of the Fire Station. Located downstairs will be the office, training room, community-conference room, kitchen, work rooms, storage rooms, and work-out room. Upstairs will be the dorms, locker rooms and restrooms.
Aerial view of the east side of the fire station which will face Whitsett Avenue. Heavy apparatus will respond from the three drive through heavy apparatus bays.
Aerial view of the north side of the Fire Station showing the three drive through heavy apparatus bays. The longer bay will accommodate the hook and ladder truck.
Three light apparatus bays will be be located on the south side of the Fire Station. Rescue Ambulances and Command vehicles will respond from these bays.
Completion of the Fire Station is still scheduled for early 2008.