Welcome New Firefighters: Recently hired Firefighters Joseph Wilber and Jason Porter have both started working on their assigned shifts. Joseph Wilber of Sanford previously served with the Portland Maine Fire Department and will be assigned to C Shift on Rescue 3. Jason Porter of Wells, Maine will be assigned to Rescue 3 on D Shift. Best wishes to both new hires.
Happy Retirement: Happy retirement to Captain Ron Grondin. Captain Grondin provided 44 years of service to the City of Sanford. Captain Grondin held many positions within the department and brought his skill and pride into each position. Captain Grondin retired as the acting Assistant Fire Chief. Your service does not go unoticed Captain Grondin. Best wishes in retirement.
New Assistant Chief: The Sanford Fire Department wishes to welcome newly appointed Assistant Chief Steven Cutter. Assistant Chief Cutter served previously as Chief of Newburyport Massachusetts. Assistant Chief Cutter brings years of training and experience to the position. Assistant Chief Cutter assumes his responsibilities and was sworn in 08/19/2014
Congratulations to Paramedic Clarke. Paramedic Clarke recently completed his year of probation after being hired. All Employees undergo a year of probationary time. Paramedic Clarke will continue on B Shift assigned to Rescue 3.
Happy Retirement to Al Noble. Al proudly served the communities of Sanford and Springvale for 34 years. Al's last shift was followed by a breakfast with many department members in attendance. For those wondering, yes there was bacon!
Sanford Fire Department is now streaming its radio channel online click the link below to listen. You may also download apps within your smartphone's app store to listen.