THFD shopping for new ambulances

The Terre Haute Fire Department is looking to replace three ambulances in the near future.

Posted: Dec 6, 2017 4:12 PM
Updated: Dec 6, 2017 6:29 PM

TERRE HAUTE, Ind (WTHI) - The Terre Haute Fire Department is looking to replace three ambulances in the near future.

On Monday, The Board of Public Works and Safety will open bids for the new ambulances.

The board will discuss financing as early as next month.

The city's fire chief says these ambulances make thousands of runs each year, and it's time to replace them.

They will cost about $235,000 each.

The fire department's EMS fund, not tax dollars will pay for them.

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