Kevin Faulconer

All Fire Up! Mayor, community dedicate new Point Loma Fire Station 22 for San Diego region

All Fire Up! Mayor, community dedicate new Point Loma Fire Station 22 for San Diego region

Following a year-long construction schedule, the $5.74 million Point Loma Fire Station No. 22 at 1055 Catalina Blvd., officially opened Tuesday, July 24 with Mayor Kevin Faulconer , District 2 City Council member Lorie Zapf and interim Fire-Rescue Chief Kevin Ester on hand to join the community celebration.

The new facility at the western edge of Point Loma Community Park, replaces a much smaller station on the site that was home to crews after being built in December 1942 for $7,800. The new 6,180-square-foot facility has two, large, red-doored bays on the south side for fire engines, although a station captain said there are no current plans to add...

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