Wildland Fire Division to establish base at Spearfish Airport
SPEARFISH, S.D. — The Spearfish City Council has approved the lease of a 5,000-square-foot area of ground near the tarmac at Clyde Ice Field to the South Dakota Department of Public Safety Wildland Fire Division.
The ground leased at Black Hills Airport will be used to establish a base for “carrying out the business of wildland fire suppression.”
The lease term is set for one year and $850, based on a .17-cent-per-square-foot fee.