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History and Future
History
  • City incorporated in 1981
  • Coverage area of 104-square-miles
  • Fire Department started as a volunteer organization
  • Department of Public Safety system implemented
  • Police, Fire, and EMS were staffed by cross-trained responders
  • Police and Fire divisions formed in 2001
  • Fire Department separated from Department of Public Safety in July 2007

Future
  • Five-year plan:
    • Two additional stations planned to allow for coverage of growing areas of the city (City Center Station and Quail Ranch)
    • Personnel additions to staff new stations
    • Apparatus additions and replacement