Fire Department Abolished

Issue 4 and Volume 89.

Fire Department Abolished The town of Tyngsboro, Mass., voted on February 10 to abolish its Fire Department, thus dispensing with the services of Chief Harold Dunlap and his twenty-three firemen. The vote was 66 to 62. The sum of $1,600 was appropriated to be used by the Board of Selectmen for fire protection purposes. Local politics are believed responsible for the town’s action.

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