Kingston needs a new fire truck.
Fire Chief Willie Gordon discussed the matter with Kingston City Council members earlier this month at the group’s regular work session.
He said there had been a need for a new truck for several years, and that the city’s newest truck is a 2005 ladder truck.
“We try hard, train hard and need this truck,” Gordon said. “It would not benefit me or the firemen, but would give them a tool to work with.