COMMUNITY EDUCATION DAY – WILMINGTON VERMONT

September 4th, 2015

DVR

CLOSE CALL IN KEENE NH 19 CAR 3 INVOLVED IN MVA

September 4th, 2015

Companies turned out for a run yesterday in Keene, New Hampshire when this CLOSE CALL happened. The Shift Commander vehicle (19Car3) was struck by a civilian vehicle that ran a stop sign. Thankfully, no injuries (SEAT BELTS WORN) but another “you never know” reminder!

Car 3, Ladder 2 and Engine 2 were responding to Hillside Ave for a reported LP call.
Car 3 was struck by a car that ran the stop sign at Water Street and Community Way.
Photo by Chief Mark Howard.
19Car3 MVA 090315 3

BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING NOTICE

September 2nd, 2015

MEETING NOTICE

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

LOCATION: SWNHD FIRE MUTUAL AID HEADQUARTERS

32 VERNON ST.

KEENE, N.H.

DATE: Wednesday

September 9, 2015

TIME: 1900 Hours

AGENDA: Introduction of Guests:

Approval of the May Meeting Minutes

Report of the treasury

Chief’s monthly activity report

COMMITTEE REPORTS: By-Laws Committee

Regional Training Committee

Public Relations Committee

OLD BUSINESS: Part-time dispatcher replacement process

Deputy replacement process

Full-time dispatcher replacement process

NEW BUSINESS:

PERSONNEL ISSUES:

CORRESPONDENSE: Attorney Prigge

OPEN DISCUSSION: Suggestions for the good of the order

ADJOURNMENT:

PLEASE CONTACT COORDINATOR AT 352-1291 OR 209-2200 (cell) IF YOU ARE NOT ABLE TO ATTEND OR NEED ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

RANDOLPH VERMONT IN NEED OF A TANKER

September 2nd, 2015

All,

If you haven’t heard, Randolph, VT was burned out of their station yesterday. Please see the message below from Director Herrick. I am trying to get more info on what else they may need. Please pass this along, I am glad to be the contact if you have any leads or questions.

Thanks

Michael Bucossi
Fire Chief
Brattleboro Fire Department
103 Elliot Street
Brattleboro, VT 05301
(802) 254-4831

Request from Randolph Vermont FD who experienced a devastating fire at their village station yesterday.
RVFD Chief Jay Collette is looking for a fully equipped NFPA certified tanker with at least 1500 gallon tank capacity the vehicle would be used for at least a year or year and half.

ON THIS DATE IN HISTORY

September 2nd, 2015

13 years ago today on September 2, 2002 – A plane crashed in Swanzey off Rte 12 by the Swanzey Diner claiming the lives of 7 family members. Dispatchers on duty were Tom Redin, Matt Yeatman and Ed Mattson. One of the worst tragedies dispatched in recent times. Listen to the dispatch of the call at the following link:
CLICK HERE TO HEAR THE DISPATCH OF THE CALL

CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO ON SCENE REPORT