Unity firefighters quit after vote approves making chief appointed position

Keene Fire Chief Mark Howard runs the command center for a multi-department response to three raging brush fires in Stoddard in this April, 2016 file photo. (Meghan Pierce)

Unity — The members of the all-volunteer Unity Fire Department announced at the end of Saturday's Town Meeting that they were resigning because the town had voted to have the chief and firefighters appointed by the Selectboard.


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