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fire hall

n. Chiefly Canada & Upper Northern US
A fire station.
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fire hall

n
1. (Building) US and Canadian a fire station
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His architectural contributions to the city include the Sudbury Transit Centre, the main fire hall in downtown Sudbury, Lo-Ellen Park Secondary School, and the N'Swakamok Native Friendship Centre.
The tour is in conjunction with National Preservation Month and will include stops at the fire hall, cemetery, former canal basin and four corners.
(Yes, the Brad Pitt film will be screened, for free, Saturday night at the Seeley Lake Fire Hall.) Along with tours of his favorite fishing holes on the Blackfoot, the river in question, and panel discussions of his works (novelist Pete Dexter will be the keynote speaker), there will be two daylong expeditions up to Mann Gulch, north of Helena, where the infamous 1949 conflagration Maclean investigated in his book Young Men and Fire killed 13, leaving behind hard lessons that we're still absorbing.
We were further intrigued when came a late summer request of the council by Mayor Dyster for $500,000 of casino cash to be spent to renovate a long abandoned fire hall on Highland Ave., that seemed to be more expensive to repair than to demolish and build new.
They braved the frigid cold to pack a fire hall and voice their concerns about how best to unearth and dispose of hundreds of barrels of radioactive nuclear waste buried on a 144-acre tract in Parks Township.
Eckstrom contacted the nearby County of Grande Prairie to see if their Regional Fire Services department would provide training at the fire hall in Horse Lake.
Katz, one half of the owners' management committee (Norcross is the other), said he didn't get to vote on Marimow's ouster and filed a lawsuit to get the Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist back (and to fire Hall for firing Marimow).
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, said July 2 that it and First Caribbean Intl Bank have invested US$15 million to resurface Sangster Intl Airport's single runway and support other safety upgrades, such as the construction of a new fire hall. Once the project has been completed, Sangster will have extended the life of its runway by 15-20 years.
Every evening the duty crew cleaned the fire hall, and on weekends we did major cleaning that lasted most of the day ...
On Thursday, visitors to 'Being Biden' saw a photo of the vice president serving dinner rolls "during the Whitehall Neck Sportsman Club's Wild Game Dinner at the Volunteer Fire Hall in Leipsic, Delaware, March 4, 2013."