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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. (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.