Concordia Fire Protection District #2

During the month of February, Concordia Parish Fire Protection District No. 2 responded to six accidents, seven fires, 10 emergency calls and one fire alarm.

Fire chief Nolen Cothren reported the figures during a recent meeting of the district board.

Cothren said the department has received a quote of $29,430 from BGS for new bunker gear and $10,350 for new rescue equipment.

He additionally reported that he is continuing work on a PIAL (Property Insurance Association of Louisiana) rating for Ridgecrest.

Additionally, Cothren said four employees attended Firefighter 2 classes and First Responder classes held at the Ball Fire Department.

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