Haines, Oregon (April 2019) – Haines Fire Protection District of Baker County Oregon recently announced the acquisition of a new water tender. The truck, manufactured by Ochoco Manufacturing Corporation (OMCO), holds 3,000 gallons and can pump up to 500 gallons per minute. The new tender is replacing a 1967 model. Haines Fire Protection District selected Government Capital Corporation as the most cost effective financing solution for the acquisition.
“Through the great service provided by Joshua Rosser, Ann Schmidt and the rest of the supporting team at Government Capital Corporation, our financing process was smooth and straight-forward,” stated Chief Hampton. “Government Capital Corporation’s expertise was a valuable asset to us.”
“It was a pleasure working with Chief Hampton and Haines Fire Protection District’s Board. We take great pride in being able to provide financings to enable first responders to serve their communities better,” commented Joshua Rosser, Government Capital Public Finance Specialist.
About Haines Fire Protection District
Established in 2000, Haines Fire Protection District provides fire protection services for a 128 square mile area, with a population over 1,400. The county was at one time the largest gold producer in the Northwest. Currently, agriculture, stock raising and logging are the primary economic pursuits since the exhaustion of the gold fields.
About Government Capital Corporation
Government Capital Corporation is a leading public finance firm providing professional financial services to Fire Protection Districts and all other local governmental entities. Since its founding in 1992, the company has successfully completed thousands of financings in Oregon and across the country. For more information, visit govcap.com.