Safety Spot

By Jim Buell As the summer winds down, fall brings many changes and one of those is that school is now back in session. With that our responsibilities change and as vehicle operators we need to take an extra moment and make sure we are: Watching out for the children walking or riding bikes to… Read More »

When was your chimney cleaned?

By Jim Buell, 2nd Assistant Chief, Shelburne Fire Department In the first five days of 2016, the Shelburne and Charlotte fire departments responded to three chimney fires, two in Charlotte and one in Shelburne, with devastating results in two of those homes. When was your chimney last cleaned? If it has not been cleaned within… Read More »