Thanks to a generous donation of $1,500.00 from Union Gas Limited, the Mattice – Val Côté Volunteer Fire Department will soon be acquiring new pagers, allowing the newest members of the team to respond more quickly to emergency calls. The official presentation, involving Union Gas and municipal representatives, was made at the municipal complex on November 17th, 2015. Pictured from left to right: Norm Ellerton, Interim Branch Manager; Joyce Malenfant, Acting Mayor; Denis Lemieux, Fire Chief and Yvon Trottier, Utility services team lead.
TransCanada Corporation has contributed the sum of $40,000 towards the purchase of a new fire truck for the Mattice – Val Côté Fire Department. Pictured above, from left to right: TransCanada representatives Larry McLaren and Dan Stencill; along with three Mattice – Val Côté volunteer firefighters including Fire Chief, Denis Lemieux; Deputy Chief Louis St-Laurent and Claude Plamondon.