Firefighters moved into the facility last month.
The station comes equipt with six bedrooms, an excercise room, a decontamination room, and a safe room.
Joplin fire chief Mitch Randles says the completion of this station wouldn't have happened without the safety tax voters approved in 2006.
Not only did they have a ribbon cutting they also had a special hose uncuppling to mark the occasion.
Fifteen new firefighters were also added to the department and started today.