For Immediate Release

The Butts County Board of Commissioners Office invites you to attend a decommissioning ceremony for the old Worthville Fire Station on Keys Ferry Road. The station will be razed to make way for a brand new, Federally funded station to be constructed on the same location. The ceremony will be held on Wednesday, March 9th at 11:00 AM on the premises and will conclude with the final closure of the fire bay door. Demolition is schedule to begin the following week.

All members of the public and especially anyone who was ever involved with the Worthville Volunteer Fire Department is invited to attend the ceremony and honor the station that has been a vital part of the community. Directions from Jackson: Highway 36 towards Covington. Go to the second four-way stop and turn left on Keys Ferry Road. The fire station will be a few hundred yards down the road on the left.

Contact:

J. Michael Brewer, Deputy County Administrator, 770-775-8200

Chief Mike Wilson, Emergency Services Director, 770-775-8212