A long awaited fire station coming to North Laurel

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - The City of Laurel will soon have a new fire station.

City officials broke ground on the long awaited fire station number 5 on Parker Drive in North Laurel.  The state recommended the city build a new fire centrally located in the north part of the city.

Fire Chief Greg King said the new station will help residents greatly because firefighters will be able to respond quicker if an emergency should arise.

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