The Avon Volunteer Fire Department is hosting a safe boating certification class. The class will meet on March 10, 2018 from 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Company 1 on Darling Drive in Avon. The cost is $80 per person, payable on March 10. Anyone interested in attending should contact Assistant Chief Joe Speich, at joespeich@avonvfd.org.

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The purpose of the executive session meeting is to discuss Friday’s upcoming hearing at the Freedom of information Commission.

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Prepare for Flooding

January 10, 2018

According to local meteorologists, the entire state of Connecticut can expect heavy rains on Friday, January 12, and Saturday, January 13, 2018. While the warmer temperatures are a nice break from the sub zero degree days we recently had, the combination of melting snow and heavy rain could cause major problems. Because the ground is […]

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AVFD to Present: “We Don’t Just Fight Fires”

December 20, 2017

  AVON VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT PRESENTS: “WE DON’T JUST FIGHT FIRES” Event at Avon Free Public Library Kicks Off the AVFD’s 75th Anniversary Year The Avon Volunteer Fire Department (AVFD) will celebrate its 75th anniversary in 2018. On Saturday, January 13, 2018, the AVFD will kick off a full year of commemorative events with a […]

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AVFD Presents Annual Awards

December 11, 2017

At its annual dinner in November, the Avon Volunteer Fire Department (AVFD) bestowed several awards, including three honorary memberships, service stripes and awards, and line awards. Chief Michael Trick proudly announces the following award recipients: Appreciation Award ORAFOL, accepted by Mark Arsenault Honorary Members Tom Eungso Ma, former owner of Fairway Dry Cleaners Mark Zacchio, […]

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AVFD Promotes One, Welcomes Two

December 11, 2017

Avon Volunteer Fire Department (AVFD) Chief Michael Trick proudly announces the appointment of Gina Kline from Firefighter to the position of Lieutenant. She was sworn in at the Department’s monthly meeting on November 20, 2017. “In her nearly 14 years with the Department, Lieutenant Kline has served in many roles, contributing her valuable expertise, professional […]

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