Fargo's next fire station will be built in northwest part of city

(Fargo-AP) -- Fargo's next fire station likely will be built in
the northwest part of town -- despite the city's booming population
to the south and west.
Fire Chief Bruce Hoover says the proposed future site for a
sixth station is near North Dakota State University. He says fire
response data doesn't support locating the next station to the
southwest.
But Hoover also says the idea of a southwest station isn't dead.
He says city leaders are considering the future purchase of
property in that part of town for a station somewhere down the
line.

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