Congressman Simpson announces $7 million for new Shoshone-Bannock fire station
March 20, 2022
FORT HALL — Idaho Congressman Mike Simpson is pleased to announce $7 million in federal funding for the construction of a new Fire Station on the Fort Hall Reservation, home of the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes.
The funding is designated to address the inadequate facility needs of the Fort Hall Fire Department and EMS operations.
Current facilities rely upon on antiquated equipment, decrepit structures, failing infrastructure and poor location and access.
The project will provide high quality essential services to protect the lives and property of reservation residents, employees and visitors, as well as the surrounding communities.