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Press Photo by Nadya Faulx Dickinson Fire Chief Bob Sivak, left, Mayor Dennis Johnson, center, and Dickinson Police Chief Dustin Dassinger attend Wednesday’s groundbreaking ceremony for the city’s public safety center at State Avenue and 21st Street West. The 42,000 square-foot facility will be the new headquarters for both the fire and police departments.

‘Beacon of safety:’ Dickinson police, fire break ground on multi-million center


The golden prop shovels didn’t actually break any ground at Wednesday’s “groundbreaking” ceremony for Dickinson’s public safety center, but construction on the multi-million dollar facility is set to begin next week.

Law enforcement, fire and city officials gathered at State Avenue and 21st Street West to dedicate the building, which will serve as the new headquarters of both the Dickinson Police Department and the Dickinson Fire Department.

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