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Pulaski firefighters handle 476 calls

By MELINDA WILLIAMS

melinda@southwesttimes.com

 

Pulaski Fire Department handled 476 calls during the past fiscal year, with 386 being in town and 90 outside the town limits.

The department’s average response time was 4.43 minutes, according to an annual report Chief Bill Webb submitted to Town Manager John Hawley.

The total value of property affected by the fire department’s calls was estimated at almost $1.9 million, with losses estimated to be $307,289.

The department completed 81 hours of training during the fiscal year, July 1, 2012 through June 30, 2013.