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8/22/2019 - Public Invited to Attend Training Center Range Groundbreaking Ceremony

Construction of the City of Salina Police Department Training Center Range Project will begin in September. To celebrate the kickoff of this important project, the City Commission, City Manager, Salina Police Department, Salina Area Chamber of Commerce, Police Facility Design Group, and Compton Construction will hold a public groundbreaking ceremony on Thursday, August 29 at 4:30 p.m. at 3770 Yost Drive.

Remarks will be made by Mayor Trent Davis, Chief of Police Brad Nelson, and James Estes with the Police Facility Design Group.

The 15,700 square feet building will be complete in late 2020 and will include three drive-thru bays for the police department's vehicular assets. In addition, it will include:

  • 45-seat training room
  • Ten 25-yard shooting lanes
  • Judgement simulator room
  • SWAT locker and change out room

For background information pertaining to the Training Center Range, visit For further information about the ceremony or Training Center Range, contact Chief of Police Brad Nelson at (785) 826-7210.