Hazardville Fire District, Enfield, CT (April 2021) – Hazardville Fire District announces the April 2021 delivery of new Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus district-wide. Jack Flanagan, Fire Chief stated, “this much needed upgrade is very important to the safety of our first responders.” The Fire District selected Shipman’s Fire Equipment, Company, Inc, Waterford, CT as the vendor. Government Capital Corporation, Southlake Texas provided the financing for the acquisition.
“Government Capital Corporation’s knowledge and expertise of the unique needs of fire departments was a great overall value to us,” remarked Jack Flanagan, Hazardville Fire Chief. “I appreciate the ease and straightforward nature of the process.”
“It was a privilege to work with Chief Flanagan on this important procurement,” stated Stephanie Cates, Senior Vice President of Government Capital Corporation. “We take great pride in being able to provide financings that enable first responders to better serve their communities.”
About Hazardville Fire District
Hazardville Fire District serves and protects an area of 11 square miles within the Town of Enfield Connecticut. This fire district has a combination of paid and volunteer personnel. Created in 1893, the district provides all-risk fire protection and emergency medical response and is committed to continually improve the quality of service delivered to their customers, the citizens of Hazardville and when called upon, the town of Enfield.
About Government Capital Corporation
Government Capital Corporation is a leading public finance firm providing professional financial services to Fire Districts and all other local governmental entities. Since its founding in 1992, the company has successfully completed thousands of municipal financings exceeding $4.5 billion in Connecticut and across the nation. For more information, visit www.govcap.com.