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July 13, 2017
140-year-old bell, other artifacts on display at new fire station in Albany
When finished next month, the station will have an 1848 hose cart, 1927 LaFrance fire truck and a century-old fire pole.
By JENNIFER MOODY
David Patton/Albany Democrat-Herald via AP
Superintendent James Lutz of Gerding Builders guides the restored 1877 bell as forklift driver James Scott lowers it into place at the new Fire Station 11.
ALBANY, Ore. — From the rooftop solar panels to the polished concrete floors, just about everything at the Albany Fire Department Station 11 will be new once construction wraps up this August.
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