Amid the chaos and new rules of the COVID pandemic, the members of Fountain Fire Company were able to carry on the tradition of bringing in a new class of Colgate students for the fall of 2020.
A modified open house and interview process were employed to ensure that we were still meeting the requirements of distancing, and mask use.
The process came down to 5 students being chosen. This year we welcome:
The new members began their fire training almost immediately, and are expected to complete the first phase prior to Thanksgiving break.
Good luck to all and welcome to Fountain Fire Company #1 and the Hamilton Fire Department!
In 2016 The HFD was evaluated and awarded an upgrade in our rating from ISO. This rating is used when factoring insurance rates within our protection area.