Ottawa River Rescue Squad’s new station will break ground this Spring

Official drawing of Ottawa River Rescue Squad’s new station

OTTAWA – The Ottawa River Rescue Squad released official drawings of the their new station that’s expected to begin construction next month, weather permitting. The $800,000 project was awarded to Phalen Construction in Mendota. President Ryan Brooke says, the squad is excited about the long awaited station. The facility located on Rt. 71 across from Allen Park, would prevent flood waters from entering, keeping all equipment safe from water damage. Brooke says he hopes for the support of LaSalle County, as the squad is currently working on programs to raise money for the building.