Charlotte Fire and Rescue gets grant for new equipment

By CHEA WATERS EVANS Charlotte Volunteer Fire and Rescue Services recently won a federal grant to buy new equipment. The Federal Emergency Management Agency and its Assistant to Firefighters Grant Program is awarding $57,143 to the department. Grant money is available yearly to fire departments across the country. According to the grant announcement from Vermont’s… Read More »

Charlotte Fire and Rescue log

July 21 12:58 p.m. Charlotte Rescue assisted Hinesburg First Response at a medical call on Silver Street in Hinesburg and took a patient to the hospital. 2:24 p.m. Charlotte Rescue was dispatched to a medical emergency on Thorpe Cove Road and took a patient to the hospital. 4:39 p.m. Charlotte Fire, Rescue and Shelburne Rescue… Read More »

Practice makes perfect

Practice makes perfect

Photos by Lee Krohn The Charlotte Volunteer Fire and Rescue Family Fun Fair brought some excitement to the center of town Saturday. Close to 100 guests visited the fire station for live burn demos; lunch; and a dramatic staged car crash victim removal, which ended in the mock patient cheerfully being flown away in a… Read More »

Charlotte Fire and Rescue log

June 25 11:06 a.m. Charlotte Rescue assisted Vergennes Rescue at a medical call at the intersection of U.S. Route 7 and Old Hollow Road in Ferrisburgh. The patient was transported to the hospital by Charlotte Rescue, Shelburne Rescue and Bristol Rescue. June 26 11:48 a.m. Charlotte Rescue assisted Hinesburg First Response at a medical call… Read More »

Charlotte Rescue and Fire Log

June 16 12:45 a.m. Charlotte Rescue assisted Shelburne Rescue at Wake Robin and took a patient to the hospital. 11:28 a.m. Charlotte Rescue assisted Shelburne Rescue at the Arbors on Harbor Road in Shelburne. The Charlotte crew transported the patient to the hospital. 3:48 p.m. Charlotte Rescue assisted Vergennes Rescue at a medical call on… Read More »

Charlotte Rescue and Fire Log

June 9 10:53 a.m. Charlotte Rescue assisted Hinesburg First Response at a motor vehicle crash on Vermont Route 116 in Hinesburg and transported a patient to the hospital. June 12 11:09 p.m. Charlotte Fire and Rescue were dispatched to a two-vehicle accident at James Farm Road and Spear Street. Vermont State Police was notified. All… Read More »

Charlotte Rescue and Fire Log

April 29 10:01 a.m. Charlotte Fire and Rescue responded to what turned out to be a false fire alarm on Elfin Road. 8:19 p.m. Charlotte Fire assisted Hinesburg Fire at a residential structure fire at Lyman Meadow in Hinesburg. 11 p.m. Charlotte Fire and Rescue were dispatched to an electrical fire on Whalley Road. The… Read More »

Charlotte Rescue and Fire Log

April 15 10:51 a.m. Charlotte Rescue responded to a medical emergency on Rotax Road in Monkton and transported a patient to the hospital. April 18 10:02 a.m. Charlotte Rescue assisted Vergennes Rescue at a medical call on Comfort Hill in Vergennes and transported a patient to the hospital. April 19 7:49 a.m. Fire and Rescue… Read More »