Firefighters at Tampa (FL) Fire Station No 10 have complained of rat droppings falling from roof tiles and a smell of urine, according to a news report.
City officials say they have not dealt with the infestation at one of the city’s oldest fire stations, The Tampa Tribune reported (http://bit.ly/1JWXTSR).
For months, firefighters reported regularly hearing rats scamper in the space between the first and second floor, the report said.
Parts of the station also had a foul smell of rat urine, and droppings would regularly fall from a loose ceiling tile when a bathroom door was opened, according to the report.
The report also said city officials claimed the station was inspected by a pest control firm last month, the fourth time since November that the firm has treated the infestation. Records show the two-story brick station, which dates from 1928, has suffered from mold in the past.
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