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Town of Canton Volunteer Fire & EMS Department responded to a structure fire at 50 East Hill Road, the Glenwood Condominiums. A resident called 911, after noticing smoke coming out from a neighbor’s door at #7G. Upon arrival, Canton’s volunteer firefighters observed a large volume of smoke pushing out from behind the structure. Fire crews… Read More »

NBC-CT: Gas Leak Closed Off Traffic in Collinsville

Published December 15, 2019 • Updated at 9:35 pm on December 15, 2019   Photo: Volunteer Firefighter Scott Goeben   Several roads were closed in Collinsville after a gas leak was detected on the roof of a local business. Canton firefighters responded to the Main Street vicinity at approximately 9:37 a.m. for a report of a gas odor in… Read More »

Canton Volunteer Firefighters, EMTs & Fire Police Gather to Celebrate & Reflect  2018…A Changing Year of Close Calls & Milestones

Town of Canton Fire & EMS Departmentrecently hosted an Awards Banquet to recognize the extraordinary work, service and sacrifice of its volunteer firefighters, EMTs and Fire Police, in 2018.The evening was marked with both time-honored traditions, and an embrace of the changing fire and EMS environment. Before members of the Board of Selectmen, family and… Read More »

Canton’s Bravest Take an Evening Off to Revel, Reflect & Reward

 2017 Award Winners: (l-r) Officer of the Year: Deputy EMS Chief John Bunnell; EMR of the year: Emergency Medical Responder Michael Kadis; Chief’s Awards: Public Relations Officer Sylvia Cancela & Fire Captain Joe Ouimette (not pictured); Firefighter of the Year: Fire Captain Steven Goeben. The Town of Canton Volunteer Fire & EMS Department hosted an Awards… Read More »