Station 6 Ready for Action 

The Bangor Fire Department’s new Station 6 is already up and running.Friday, folks got their first official peek inside.The station on the Griffin Rd. is 9000 square feet, cost 2.4 million dollars and was built with an eye on future growth.It has three bays, which can hold up to six trucks.There are separate bunk rooms for men and women, a kitchen, living room and a work-out area.Station 6 is also the first building built by the city to meet a prestigious environmental standard, Gold Leed Certification.As for the environmental features, there are big insulated windows bring in natural light, low-flow plumbing fixtures, motion sensing lights and zoned heating and air conditioning with computerized controls.