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2 posts from February 2012

February 07, 2012

Montville PD Sending Alerts Via Email & Text

Montville police departmentThe Montville Township Police Department is once again using a service to broadcast alerts to interested residents via text message and email, Chief Richard Cook announced.

For the past month, Montville police have used the service, Nixle, to broadcast information about a rash of home break-ins  in town. Nixle allows public safety agencies to send warnings, alerts and informational messages via text message, email, mobile app or Web browser for free.  Continue reading Patch.

February 01, 2012

New Fire Chief at the Wheel in Towaco; Elections Coming

Kenneth Breeman, former president of the Towaco Board of Fire Commissioners, was elected fireTowaco fire dept. chief by the Towaco Fire Department. Breeman began his term on January 1st.

At the regular Towaco Fire District meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 18, Breeman asked the commissioners to approve a white water rescue training program for eight members of the Fire Department. Because Montville Township was hit by a flood last summer, Breeman said that this awareness program would be helpful.  Continue reading NorthJersey.com.