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Florence County to build new main fire station

FLORENCE COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - In addition to the new Johnsonville Fire District station at Kingsburg, a new main station will be built in Industrial Park area of Johnsonville on county land to replace the current inadequate station, said James Schofield, council vice chairman.

Council approved the decision to use capital project sales tax II funds to build the station for no more than $1.7 million.

Vernon Tanner with the Johnsonville Fire District says construction should begin in August with possible completion by next April.

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