As part of the plea agreement, Columbia Gas of Massachusetts will pay a $53 million fine for violating the Pipeline Safety Act. It's the largest criminal fine ever imposed under the pipeline safety law.
Review of a past house fire and other problems have led to a change in leadership for the West Stockbridge Fire Department.
For his extraordinary display of courage, valor, and extreme bravery at the fire in which he lost his life, Lieutenant Jason Menard is the recipient of the 2020 Ray Downey Courage and Valor Award.
Hoarding conditions were discovered in one of the Dorchester fires.
Finn held every rank throughout his career.
Largest criminal fine ever imposed for breaking a federal pipeline safety law.
Rotating fire company blackout in New Bedford ends in March with a firehouse closing.
Two hurt and seven residents displaced by fire in a South Boston duplex.
The expectation of the review, as written in the letter, is to have a data driven study that compares the Worcester Fire Department to national standards and best practices.