Fire Captain to be Promoted to Acting Chief

  Hamilton Fire Capt. Raymond Brunet will become the Fire Department’s Acting Fire Chief on Jan. 1, 2019. This vacancy comes after Chief Phil Stevens announced that he will retire, effective Dec. 31, 2018. The move is the result of a unanimous vote by the Board of Selectmen at its Monday, July 16 meeting. Fire … Continued

New Fire Engine a Few Weeks Away From Delivery

The new Engine 1 for the Hamilton Fire Department is just a few weeks away from arriving in town. Right now, it is at Minuteman Trucks in Walpole. It still needs to have letters added and the suction holders mounted. Then, it should be delivered in a couple of weeks, according to Fire Chief Phil … Continued

Hamilton Firefighters Battle Fire That Fully Engulfs Building

An unoccupied building near Chebacco Lake was badly damaged in a fire on Friday afternoon, March 16, according to Hamilton Fire Chief Philip Stevens. The fire at 146 Gregory Island Road was reported at 1:09 p.m. The building was heavily involved in fire when the first Hamilton firefighters arrived and a heavy wind was blowing. … Continued

Parking Ban Starts at 10 a.m. on Wednesday

In anticipation of the upcoming snowstorm, there will be a winter parking ban in Hamilton starting at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, March 7 that will run until further notice. On-street parking is not allowed during the ban and any vehicle left unattended on a public way or parked so that it inhibits snow removal can … Continued