SAXTONS RIVER FIRE STATION PROJECT
in a historic trolley station?
Bursting at the seams, that's what!
How do the firefighters and EMTs manage? They make the most of what they have. They are required to purchase custom or undersized equipment that fits into the old building, costing the village more for equipment and having to cut expenses on other needs. They must respond quickly to fight a fire, but a cramped station can cost critical delays.
In 2014 alone, our firefighters and EMTs responded to 133 calls in Saxtons River and surrounding areas. They rise to the challenge of working under difficult conditions. But they know they could do better, respond faster, save more lives, if they had a modern, fully functional fire station.
We value our fire department. We are working hard to find ways to support them. Our little village of 565 people can't build a new fire station on our own. We need your help to keep our village safe.
Can you help us raise $800,000 to build and equip a new fire station for the 21st century?
Please watch our detailed needs assessment video at
Thanks to: FACT TV, our fire chief, dedicated members of the Saxtons River Fire/Rescue and Jim McCaffrey for assisting with the creation of this video.
Need another way to donate??
Feel free to send a Check or Money Order payable to:
Village of Saxtons River
PO Box 243
Saxtons River, VT. 05154
Please put Fire Station Fund in the FOR line.