New firefighter training centre opens in Gravenhurst
The Gravenhurst Fire Department is opening its state-of-the-art training centre in Station #1 Headquarters on Thursday, September 15th.
The Town says the new Chief L.E. McNeice Training Centre is named after the long-time serving Gravenhurst Fire Chief Lorne McNiece, who served with the department from 1972-2012, 27 of those years as Chief.
Fire Chief Jared Cayley says “This is an incredible investment in our Fire Department’s future. With this addition, we can offer modern effective training programs and resources to our firefighters to strengthen their dedicated service to our community.”
The public are invited to tour the new training centre on September 15th at 7:00 p.m.