Fire Department to Train on Restore NY Property Today

By Lindsey Nesselbush

July 22, 2010 Updated Jul 2, 2007 at 10:05 AM EDT

The recruit class of firefighters will perform training with ladder companies. Firefighters will carry out basic training such as placing ladders on roofs, forcible entry, search and rescue and low profile escapes by opening walls.

“These buildings present an excellent opportunity for our firefighters to practice their skills in a real-life setting,” stated Chief Dan Thomas. “I am pleased we have this opportunity to use these homes as a training resource before they are demolished.”

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