Update: Special Election Results and a Heartfelt Thank You to Our Community

Update: Special Election Results and a Heartfelt Thank You to Our Community

Date: April 2, 2024
We are thrilled to announce the successful passage of both propositions in the recent Special Election held on Tuesday, March 26, 2024, within the Roosevelt Fire District. This landmark vote marks a significant milestone in our ongoing efforts to enhance fire safety and emergency response capabilities for our community.

Election Results Overview:

Thanks to the overwhelming support and participation from our residents, the Roosevelt Fire District will move forward with:

  • The construction of a new, state-of-the-art 8,000 square foot fire station at 51 Park Avenue, Roosevelt, equipped with modern facilities and equipment. This project, valued at approximately $7,772,672, represents a major step forward in our infrastructure and capability to respond to emergencies.
  • The acquisition of a cutting-edge fire truck, ensuring our team has access to the latest in firefighting technology and apparatus. This investment of $2,500,000 is critical for enhancing our operational efficiency and effectiveness in emergency situations.

Gratitude for Community Support:

The success of this Special Election is a testament to the strength, unity, and foresight of our community. Your votes have not only approved these essential propositions but have also reinforced your trust and belief in the Roosevelt Fire District’s mission to provide superior fire protection and emergency response services.
We extend our deepest gratitude to every resident who participated in this election. Your involvement and affirmative votes are paving the way for a safer, more secure Roosevelt. This collective action demonstrates our community’s commitment to public safety and the well-being of all its members.

Looking Forward:

With the approval of these propositions, we are eager to begin the work ahead. Planning and preparation for the construction of the new fire station and the procurement of the new fire truck are already underway. We are committed to transparency and will keep the community informed throughout the process, ensuring that these projects are completed efficiently and effectively.
The Roosevelt Fire District is more motivated than ever to enhance our services and infrastructure. This election has been a pivotal moment in our history, and we are excited to embark on this new chapter of growth and improvement.

A Sincere Thank You

We cannot express enough how grateful we are for your support, trust, and participation. Together, we are making Roosevelt a safer place for everyone.

For further information, updates, and details on the progress of these initiatives, please continue to visit our website. Your feedback, questions, and involvement are always welcome as we strive to serve and protect our community with excellence.

By Order of the Board of Fire Commissioners

Date: April 2, 2024


Your continued engagement and support are invaluable to us, and we look forward to achieving these milestones together. Thank you for helping us enhance the safety and well-being of Roosevelt.