In response to a letter sent on March 15th to his office urging him to reject IFD’s plans to close Station 16 in the Butler-Tarkington Neighborhood, Mayor Joe Hogsett sent a letter to BTNA President Clark Kirkman dated March 24th, which noted that residents’ opinions and concerns are essential to the Mayor’s decision making process and stated:

hogsett letter to btna

Unfortunately, Mayor Hogsett did not provide a definitive answer regarding the closure of Station 16.  We continue to urge everyone to contact Mayor Hogsett’s office TODAY and tell him to keep our fire station OPEN!  (317) 327-3601 or online: