Calvert County Department of Public Safety to Hold Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for New Prince Frederick Volunteer Rescue Squad
PRINCE FREDERICK, Md. – Oct. 15, 2018 – The Calvert County Department of Public Safety will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of the new Prince Frederick Volunteer Rescue Squad building. The ceremony will be held Tuesday, Oct. 23 at 3 p.m. in the new rescue squad building located at 755 Solomons Island Road S. in Prince Frederick. The new $7.5 million, 23,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art facility will house county volunteer rescue and emergency medical services personnel and will offer lounges, a commercial kitchen, watch room, training room, laundry facility and bunkrooms. The new building replaces the original Company 4 facility first built in 1971. “The Prince Frederick Volunteer Rescue Squad has demonstrated a long-standing tradition of providing high-quality, 100 percent volunteer emergency medical services to the citizens of Calvert County,” said Calvert County Fire/Rescue/EMS Division Chief Jim Richardson. “This new state-ofthe-art facility will provide the department with additional space, training areas and operational features that will further enhance Company 4’s ability to provide life-saving services to county residents.” Learn more about the Department of Public Safety, Fire, Rescue and EMS Division online. For information on Calvert County Government, visit www.CalvertCountyMd.gov or like us on Facebook.