Rogers County, OK (March 2022) – The Limestone Fire Protection District announces the acquisition of two new fire trucks. The two Darley Vision Series Tankers were delivered in January and are replacements for three outdated units, which were in service for over 12 years. Financing for these acquisitions was provided by Government Capital Corporation, Southlake, Texas.
“Government Capital Corporation’s expertise and knowledge of the unique needs of fire protection districts was of extraordinarily value to us,” stated Greg Long, Fire Chief, Limestone Fire Protection District. “It was a total pleasure working with the experienced and professional team at Government Capital.”
“I want to congratulate Chief Long and Limestone Fire Protection District on these acquisitions,” commented Jennifer Draper, Municipal Finance Specialist, Government Capital Corporation. “We take great pride in being able to provide financings which enable first responders to better serve their communities.”
About Limestone Fire Protection District
Limestone Fire Protection District is a combination paid and volunteer fire department. The department was originally founded in 1965 and became a Title 19 Fire Protection District in 1980, consisting of 38 square miles of southwestern Rogers County north and south of State Highway 20 between Owasso and the Verdigris River. The department serves the areas of Owasso, Collinsville, and Claremore. They respond to emergency medical events, motor vehicle accidents, grass fires, structure fires, hazardous materials incidents, water rescues, and service calls. To learn more visit www.limestonefd.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 $4.8 billion in Oklahoma and across the country. For more information, visit www.govcap.com