Council Report: 0050.0614

CRANBROOK COUNCIL BURNS MIDNIGHT OIL. – Large Volume of Business On Agenda. – Discusses Unemployment Situation. – Offer Received on Concrete Plant

            ….Fire Chief Adams called attention to some cases where fire hose was stretched across the street and people drove over the hose with cars and even trucks.  This happened at the recent fire at the Crowsnest Cleaners.  It was impossible for the firemen to guard against this when they were busily engaged in their work.  Alderman Collier suggested that in case of a fire, a policeman should make it a (p 11) point to be there to circumvent such an occurrence.

            The sale of the old steam siren to Kimberley was reported, the price for same being $50.

0050.0614: Council Report

City Council meeting had Cranbrook Fire Chief stating that when at fires people are driving over the hoses with cars and trucks.

Medium:  Newspaper - Text
Date:  November 20, 1930
Pages:  1
Publisher:  Cranbrook Courier
Collection:  Columbia Basin Institute (0050)

Keywords:

city council chief fire hose cleaners alderman policeman steam siren

Subjects:

People arrow Adamsarrow
People arrow Collierarrow
Cities arrow Cranbrook arrow Governance arrow Councilarrow
Cities arrow Cranbrook arrow Governance arrow Counsellorsarrow
Cities arrow Cranbrook arrow Services arrow Fire Department and Firesarrow
Cities arrow Kimberleyarrow
Cities arrow Cranbrook arrow Businesses arrow Laundries, Dry Cleaners arrow Crowsnest Cleanersarrow

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