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    The Summer Cleanup Program is almost over for 2017! Find your last chance for a free curbside pickup.
    Cooking fires are no longer allowed without a permit. See the  Fire Permit Fact Sheet.
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    The department became motorized in 1912 when a car was purchased for the Chief. This vehicle carried chemicals and a roll of hose. Early fire trucks at first had no roofs so that when approaching a fire, the men could look up to see the building and assess what action needed to be taken to knock the fire down.
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    Today the Gloversville Fire Department is equipped with the latest technology and equipment which includes a thermal imager to locate victims in a smoke filled building, air packs, and a safety trailer which teaches fire safety and procedures to children.
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    The City of Gloversville believes that a full complement of alert, well trained and well equipped paid fire fighters is the key to fire safety success.
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