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UVM Rescue breaks ground for new facility

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UVM Rescue volunteers break ground on the construction of the new UVM Rescue building. The new project cost $1.4 million.

Greta Brown, Staff Writer

April 30, 2017

After years of construction and fundraising challenges, UVM Rescue is opening its new headquarters next to UVM Police on East Ave.   The cost of the project was $1.4 million, and it is on track to be finished this coming fall, said junior Kiley Baillargeon, the UVM Rescue chief. &n...

UVM rescue to have a new facility

A UVM Rescue ambulance responds to a medical call Feb. 21. The rescue squad secured funding through a private donation to build a new facility. Oliver Pomazi/The Vermont Cynic

Caroline Alkire

February 24, 2016

UVM Rescue is spending $1.6 million to build a new facility to house their ambulances and on duty student staff more efficiently. The current building, located on 284 East Ave, doesn’t meet their need to safely store their vehicles, UVM Rescue Director of Operations Mike Bar- num, a senior, said. ...

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