Franklin Parish, LA (June 2022) – The Franklin Parish Fire Protection District No. 5 announces the acquisition of a new fire apparatus. The new Rosenbauer Class A Pumper, delivered last month, is replacing an outdated unit which was in service for over 23 years. Financing was provided by Government Capital Corporation, Southlake, Texas.
“Government Capital Corporation’s expertise and knowledge of the unique needs of fire districts in Louisiana was of great overall value to us,” commented Alan Dupuy, Fire Chief, Franklin Parish Fire Protection District No. 5. “This fire truck will not only serve Franklin Parish Fire Protection District No. 5 but, the Town of Winnsboro as well. It was a total pleasure working with the experienced and professional team at Government Capital.”
“I would like to congratulate Chief Dupuy and Franklin Parish Fire Protection District No. 5 on this recent purchase,” stated DC Greer, Senior Vice President, Government Capital Corporation. “Having resided in Louisiana for many years, it is an honor to provide financings to Louisiana first responders which allows them to better serve their communities.”
About Franklin Parish Fire Protection District No. 5
The Franklin Parish Fire Protection District No. 5 serves the Town of Winnsboro in Franklin Parish, Louisiana. The district protects over 4,500 residents of Franklin Parish.
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 Louisiana and across the country. Additionally, Government Capital Corporation serves as the administrator of the equipment lease financing program for the Louisiana Municipal Advisory and Technical Services Bureau (LAMATS). For more information, visit www.govcap.com