New fire and Civil Defence vehicles worth €550,000 acquired by Cavan County Council

Cavan County Council has welcomed two new vehicles worth €550,000 into its Fire Service and Civil Defence Unit fleet.

A new fire appliance has been acquired for Baileborough Fire Station.

The vehicle itself cost the Council €350,000 and the equipping of the fire engine brought the final cost to around €500,000.

A new Ford Ranger Jeep has also been presented to the Civil Defence Unit which was funded from the dormant accounts fund.

Cavan Council Chairperson Shane P O’Reilly said he was delighted to be able to deliver these new vehicles to services that do great work in the area: