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Troy FD to Burn Down Home, Garage in Shorewood Saturday

A controlled burn is scheduled to start at 9 a.m.

Credit: File photo
Credit: File photo
The Troy Fire Department has announced it will conduct a controlled burn-down on a house on Mound Road in Shorewood on Saturday.

According to officials, the burn will be done in conjunction with Troy's fire academy, burning down the home and garage starting at 9 a.m.

The home is located on Mount Road west of the railroad tracks on the village's western border.
seer February 07, 2014 at 10:43 PM
That building in the photo looks like one of the 2 spiffy new fully staffed firehouses we taxpayers have to support in this one-horse town -HEY- IT IS! And to think- just a few years ago S-Wood had a volunteer fire dept. I guess it's easy to blow through other people's $ when it's not your own.
Infamous Steve February 08, 2014 at 10:49 AM
No kidding...seemed to be a BETTER department as well when they were volunteer. Had far less total loses on structures, unlike these guys. Every fire I have heard/read about in Shorewood since they took over, has been a complete loss/uninhabitable.
Infamous Steve February 08, 2014 at 10:50 AM
But hey, at least they'll get this one right...as long as other structures aren't too close lol
seer February 08, 2014 at 03:05 PM
they send every truck to respond to every little mickey mouse call to pad their "emergency response #s" to make it look good plus they send out a bill for their "services rendered" even though they already get a lot of tax $.

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