Brampton. The Future of Fire: Adapting to protect a growing city
The Future of Fire: Adapting to protect a growing city
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The Future of Fire: Adapting to protect a growing city


Brampton Fire handled more than 24,000 calls last year, and this year’s figure is likely to be even higher.

Additional fire stations, a new training facility and an emphasis on public education are part of adapting to meet the changing needs of a fast-growing urban centre.

For Brampton’s 300 firefighters, it’s a life that’s “almost a calling, more than a career,” says Fire Chief Bill Boyes.



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