Fire Department Honored With Award

posted Mar 6, 2017, 1:30 PM by Alissa Yoder   [ updated Mar 8, 2017, 9:53 AM ]

From left to right: Peggy Dostie, Martha Staples, Mike Dostie, Dan Brilyea, Jim Grenier, Tim Dostie and Mike LePlante

The Fire Department was honored at the Select Board Meeting on Wednesday,  March 1.  Mike LePlante, Occupational Safety and Health Manager from the Department of Labor, presented the Somerville Volunteer Fire Department with the Safety and Health Award for Public Employers (SHAPE award).  

Rep. Bradstreet and Sen. Dow presenting a letter to Fire Chief Mike Dostie
Click here to view the letter from Rep. Bradstreet and Sen. Dow

This award is given to facilities that apply to the program and pass a number of criteria including written programs, training, inspections, and facility walk-throughs.  Rep. Bradstreet and Sen. Dana Dow presented a letter to the Fire Department as well.

Fire Chief Mike Dostie holding the award with Mike LePlante
Click here to view the award