Grants Pass Fire Rescue does traditional ceremony for new engine

This tradition goes back to when fire engines were pulled by horses.

Posted: Nov 24, 2019 11:02 AM

GRANTS PASS, Ore --- Grants Pass Fire Rescue has a new fire engine and that means firefighters took part in a traditional ceremony.

Before when engines were pulled by horses; the engines would need to be pushed back into the station after every alarm. 

The Fire Rescue says the members were honored to take part in pushing their new engine into the Hillcrest Station to start it's life of service.

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