Wheaton VRS Opens New Station

November 16, 2013 – Wheaton Volunteer Rescue Squad opened their new station located at Georgia Ave. and Arcola Ave. with a ceremony attended by several hundred citizens, County officials and fire/rescue personnel from other departments. After ceremonies, which included a procession of the Rescue Squad’s apparatus from their old station to the new station, the public was invited to tour the two-story station.

The station has four drive-thru bays, enlarged facilities for the personnel staffing the station, a large community/meeting room with a commercial kitchen and ample parking.