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Gardner FPD responds to 24 fires in 2017

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By Local Labs News Service | Jun 27, 2018

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Gardner Fire Protection District responded to 34 calls in 2017 - 26.1 percent less than the previous year, according to data from the National Fire Incident Reporting System.

The calls in Gardner included 24 fires - five structure fires, two vehicle fires and 17 other fires. The fire department also responded to one call for ruptures, explosions or overheating.

The department also received nine false calls.

The Gardner Fire Protection District had an annual budget of $499,268 in 2017.

Gardner Fire Protection District fire incidents
2016
2017
Year-over-year change (%)
Structure Fires
12
5
-58.3
Vehicle Fires
6
2
-66.7
Other fires
17
17
0
Total Fires
35
24
-31.4
Total Calls
46
34
-26.1

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