The October meeting of MIFDI will be held on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 hosted by the Sharon Fire Department courtesy of Chief James Wright. We will meet in the new joint Public Safety Training Room located in the Police Station behind the new fire station at 211 South Main St.
Our training will be provided by Sterling Rescue Ropes courtesy of Northeast Rescue Systems. Sterling provides ropes for Bail-Out Kits, Search Kits, Tech Rescue and many other rescue ropes for the fire service. They will explain the importance of using the correct rope for the proper application with ropes made resistant to heat and abrasion.
SCHEDULE: 0930: Coffee, 1000: Presentation, 1130: Business meeting followed by a tour of the training props incorporated in the new station, 1230: Lunch (Off site).
Take Rt.128 south to Rt.95 south. Take the Coney St exit (Exit 10) off Rt.95. Turn left on Coney St toward Sharon. At 1st traffic light turn right on South Main St. The fire station will be aprox 1-mile on the right. Turn into the driveway towards the police station and enter the front door of the
There is plenty of free parking alongside the road opposite the police station and in the public works yard. There are spots behind the fire house as well for those with mobility issues.