Fla. city switches back to red fire trucks

The changeover will be gradual, beginning with three new rescue units


By Anne Lindberg
The St. Petersburg Times

PINELLAS PARK, Fla. — It appears the city's not-exactly-yellow and not-exactly-green fire trucks will soon go the way of avocado and harvest gold, those other That '70s Show colors.

The City Council approved the purchase of the first three red vehicles — rescue units, which look like ambulances — at last Thursday's meeting. Total price for the three: $463,651.

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