The washer and dryer are safety precautions, since the Occupational Safety and Heath Administration found that firefighters who wear gear that hasn’t been properly decontaminated face an increased risk of throat cancer, Fire Chief Kevin Randall said.
“Simply stated, our building is much too small for our modern-day mission,” the release said.
The Fire Department’s budget for 2013 is $326,872, Rabideau said.
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email@example.comTO LEARN MORE Registration for voters in the Morrisonville Fire District is set for 6 to 9 p.m. today at the Fire Station, 1927 Route 22B. An informational meeting for the public on the firehouse expansion is scheduled for 6 p.m. Wednesday. Fire District commissioners and the architect will be in attendance, taking questions and showing the conceptual drawings. A referendum vote on the project is tentatively scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 31.