CANTON COMPASS: Canton Will Bond For Replacement Ladder Truck

Canton Will Bond For Replacement Ladder Truck John Fitts, Editor February 4, 2015  With the concurrence of electors at Town Meeting Wednesday, the town will “bond” as much as $950,000 for a replacement ladder truck to be used by the town of Canton Volunteer Fire and EMS Department. The department’s 17-year-old Ladder 2 has been… Read More »

Ladder Truck Funding Proposal Headed to Canton Electors

Ladder Truck Funding Proposal Headed to Canton Electors January 21, 2015  By: John Fitts, Editor Ladder 2, shown here at Sam Collins Day, is currently out of service. Next month voters can decide whether to approve bonding for a replacement vehicle. Early next month town electors will decide whether to bond as much as $950,000… Read More »

CANTON COMPASS: Fireplace & Wood Stove Ashes: Fire Prevention Starts with Proper Containment

First Response: A Public Safety Community Forum Fireplace & Wood Stove Ashes: Fire Prevention Starts with Proper Containment December 26, 2014  By: Richard Hutchings, Chief, Town of Canton Volunteer Fire & EMS Department Fire Dispatch: Barbourtown Road. Structure fire. Shed and adjacent, 500-gallon propane tank fully involved. Exposures: Residence, about 25 feet from fire. Cause… Read More »