New fire station opens in Polk Co.

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POLK COUNTY, Fla. —

In Polk County, fire-rescue officials celebrated the grand opening of its newest state-of-the-art facility in Davenport Tuesday.

The new station is located on West Palmetto Street.

It's the first of its kind in the county to be a joint facility that houses Polk County Fire-Rescue and the Davenport Fire Department.