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New HFD equipment on display in front of City Hall

New Houston Fire Department equipment was on display in front of City Hall on Aug. 8, 2018.
New Houston Fire Department equipment was on display in front of City Hall on Aug. 8, 2018. (KPRC2)

HOUSTON – The Houston Fire Department showed off some new equipment Wednesday morning.

The equipment is part of the flood response efforts approved by Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner.

The new high-water vehicles were on display outside city hall. Officials said the vehicles cost about $75,000 each.

The display also included new ladder trucks.

Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner approved the purchase of the new vehicles.