Fire department one step closer to getting station in Franklin County

  • Source: WBDJ7 Roanoke News
  • Published: 05/17/2017 06:46 AM

A hometown fire department moves one step closer to getting their first fire station more than 40 years after they started serving the community. The Franklin County Board of Supervisors made the unanimous decision to rezone land for Smith Mountain Lake Marine Volunteer Fire and Rescue. This decision comes nine years after the firefighters first floated the idea. "It's going to afford our members a place to call home finally.


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