Police & Fire

Fair Lawn to purchase $2.3 million in safety equipment


The Borough Council has passed a $2.3 million bond ordinance to fund safety for various departments, including a new fire engine.

On April 25, the borough approved the funds that cover equipment for the Ambulance Corps, Fire Department, Department of Public Works and Police Department. Below is a list of items to be purchased totaling $2.3 million, $2.19 million of which will be bonded.

Ambulance Corps will receive stretchers and loaders

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Generators and street signs for the DPW

Portable radios and pagers for the Fire Department

Turf sweeper for Parks and Recreation

Handguns and video equipment for the Police



Renovations, water system, Fire Company No. 2

Memorial Pool renovations and upgrade of playground equipment

Library electrical system

New tree plantings and landscaping at various locations in the borough



Improvement of the storm water drainage system and sanitary sewerage system



Computer equipment and software for engineering department

Diagnostic equipment for DPW



Rack truck and sewer vacuum truck for DPW

Utility vehicle for Fire Department

Refurbishment of a dump truck



New fire engine with all equipment




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