Tag Archives: fire protection


Tis’ the season for finalizing municipal budgets

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East Marlborough OKs 2015 budget;  fire tax increases by .10 mils, other rates hold steady By Karen Cresta, Correspondent, The Times EAST MARLBOROUGH – The Township Board of Supervisors’ meeting… Read more »


Longwood Fire Co. open house under the stars, Oct. 23

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EAST MARLBOROUGH — Longwood Fire Company’s annual open house will be held for the first time under the stars. “We wanted to give our constituents a chance to visit our… Read more »


The coming public safety crisis

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If we don’t deal with it now, fire, EMS and police issues could cost us dearly By Mike McGann, Editor, The Times You’ve probably heard about the pension crisis, maybe… Read more »


E. Marlborough declines to fund new Longwood truck

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$300K private grant for vehicle could be lost By Mike McGann, Editor, The Times EAST MARLBOROUGH — The township’s Board of Supervisors declined to pay for a share of the… Read more »


Pocopson says county should pay share of fire protection

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Township objects to prison, Pocopson Home residents included in share funding By Kelli Siehl, Staff Writer, The Times POCOPSON — Township officials say that local residents should not be asked… Read more »

Po-Mar-Lin Fire Company should see an increase of $52,000 in funding from East Marlborough in 2012, but some worry that the company still won't be able to meet expenses.

EM supervisors opt to spread out fire funding boost

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Board split over size of increase, 3-2 vote limits hike to about 30% By Mike McGann, Editor, EAST MARLBOROUGH — The township will increase what it gives local fire… Read more »