Top officials of the Bureau of Fire Protection and the Department of Interior and Local Government in Negros Oriental turnover the most modern fire truck EN-40 Rosenbauer for the Dumaguete City Fire Station that can respond to conflagration as high as 8th floor.

City Local Government Operations Officer Aquilina Eltanal, Provincial Fire Marshall Supt. Mary Joy Candelario, City Fire Marshall Chief Insp. Manases G. Bautista, Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo and Councilor Lilani Ramon presided the simple blessing and turnover rites.

The firemen and Mayor Remollo later demonstrated the capacity of the new fire truck, the most modern unit delivered after many years, at the Rizal Boulevard. Councilors Joe Kenneth Arbas and Alan Gel Cordova also joined the demonstration.