The Valley City Fire Department is dependent on the equipment working properly and meeting certain standards. To keep up to date with the standards in the industry, equipment upgrades are a necessity. Within the last year, the department upgraded the ladder truck to better serve the needs of the community.
The VCFD is also in the middle of a very special project: creating a memorial to honor past, present and future firefighters in Valley City. Outside the station, there stands a bronzed statue of a firefighter in full gear. This, Chief Magnuson says, is to honor current members of the VCFD, and he hopes that the next installation to grace the space comes this fall.
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