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New Pumper Truck Enhances Firefighting Capabilities for Lucknow and District Fire Department

Press Release
For Immediate Release
September 13th, 2023 10:00 a.m.

New Pumper Truck Enhances Firefighting Capabilities for
Lucknow and District Fire Department

HURON-KINLOSS, ON: The Townships of Huron-Kinloss and Ashfield-Colborne Wawanosh are pleased to announce the acquisition and delivery of a state-of-the-art Dependable Spartan FC-94 Pumper Truck for the Lucknow and District Fire Department. This pumper will enhance the coverage area’s firefighting capabilities and safety preparedness.

The Lucknow and District Fire Board and the two municipalities have always prioritized the safety and well-being of its residents. With this new addition to the firefighting fleet, our community is better equipped than ever to respond swiftly and effectively to emergency situations. The pumper truck will play a pivotal role in safeguarding lives and property in the Lucknow and District Fire Department coverage area.

Key features of the new pumper truck include:
1. Advanced Firefighting Technology: Equipped with the latest firefighting technology, this pumper truck ensures that our firefighters have the tools they need to combat fires efficiently and safely.
2. Increased Water Capacity: The increased water capacity of the truck enables our firefighters to tackle fires of varying sizes and durations, offering enhanced protection to our community.
3. Enhanced Safety: The safety of our first responders is paramount. The new truck is designed with modern safety features to protect our firefighters during their crucial missions.

Michael Pahor, NWMO Site Director for South Bruce, was present for the pumper delivery. “We are pleased to support the municipality as they announce the acquisition of a critical piece of firefighting equipment. As an organization we prioritize public and employee safety and this investment into lifesaving equipment will help keep residents safe for now and years to come,” Pahor commented.

This partnership highlights the commitment of NWMO to the well-being of the communities they serve and their dedication to investing in local infrastructure that ensures safety and resilience. "We are grateful to NWMO for their support in providing us with the resources to enhance our firefighting capabilities," said Chris Cleave, Fire Chief. "This pumper truck represents a significant upgrade to our fleet and will enable us to respond to emergencies more effectively, ultimately ensuring the safety of our community members."

The Township of Huron-Kinloss would like to extend its appreciation to NWMO for their continued investment in our municipality's infrastructure. Together, we are committed to building a safer, more resilient community for all residents.

New Pumper Truck

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Township of Huron-Kinloss
21 Queen Street
P.O. Box 130
Ripley ON, N0G 2R0

Phone: 519-395-3735
Fax : 519-395-4107

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