Fort Bend County, Texas (May 2022) – The Fort Bend County Emergency Services District No. 6 announces the construction of their first fire station. The 10,000 square foot two-story facility will include four bays, six dorm rooms, three offices, multipurpose room, and fitness center. Construction will begin in June 2022 and is anticipated to be completed by summer of 2023. The facility will be located on approximately 1.5 acres. The remaining land will allow for the future addition of an administration office and training center. Architectural design is being provided by PGAL Architecture and construction is being provided by Christensen Building Group. Financing for the project was provided by Government Capital Corporation, Southlake, Texas.
“Government Capital Corporation provided excellent service to our District,” stated Breanna John, President, Fort Bend County Emergency Services District No. 6. “The professionalism, top-notch communication, and deep understanding of emergency services districts allowed us to navigate this new venture with ease.”
Jordan Blegen, Fire Chief of Village of Pleak Volunteer Fire Department, which contracts with Fort Bend County Emergency Services District No. 6 commented, “having worked with Landon Newton on other projects, Government Capital Corporation is not just a finance institution but a partner in providing public safety.”
“I would like to congratulate Chief Blegen and Fort Bend County Emergency Services District No. 6 on the construction of their new facility,” stated Landon Newton, Vice President, Government Capital Corporation. “This project will serve the needs of the community for many years.”
About Fort Bend County Emergency Services District No. 6
Fort Bend County Emergency Services District No. 6 was created in May 2015 to improve Fire and EMS service in a rapidly growing community. The ESD currently contracts with the Village of Pleak Volunteer Fire Department to provide responsive fire and emergency services to their service area. To learn more visit www.fbcesd6.org
About Government Capital Corporation
Government Capital Corporation is a leading public finance firm providing professional financial services to all local governmental entities. Since its founding in 1992, the company has successfully completed thousands of municipal financings exceeding $5 billion in Texas and across the country. For more information, visit www.govcap.com