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Community News · 28. November 2018
By: Kassie Parisi | @ParisiGazette | November 28, 2018 Residents of the Halfmoon-Waterford fire district voted down a proposal for a new $9.3 million fire station on Tuesday. The referendum sought approval from taxpayers to construct a 25,000-square-foot firehouse to replace a station at 315 Middletown Road in Halfmoon, which was built in 1961. The fire district was seeking a bond of $12,331,563, which would have raised taxes by $126 annually for residents of the fire district who live in...

Community News · 27. November 2018
Kassie Parisi | @ParisiGazette | November 26, 2018 A bond vote on Tuesday will determine whether the Halfmoon-Waterford Fire District will build a new fire station. The fire district will host a bond vote from 6 to 9 p.m. It is seeking public approval to construct a 25,000-square-foot firehouse to replace a station at 315 Middletown Road in Halfmoon, which was built in 1961. The vote will be held at the Middletown Road station. If approved, the fire district will bond for $12,331,563 to finance...

Community News · 26. November 2018
By Jackson Wang Halfmoon November 26, 2018 @5:34PM Fire officials in the Halfmoon Waterford fire district are seeking a new firehouse but ultimately it will be the residents who decide — the current fire house was built in 1961. With more emergency calls each year and the department continuiously growing, fire officials say it is time for a new adequate building with more space. This proposed project will cost about $12.3 million and will be built at the current site, adding more than 5,000...

Community News · 26. November 2018
By: Emily De Vito Voters in the Halfmoon-Waterford Fire District will have to decide Tuesday if they want a new firehouse. John D’Alessandro who is the Halfmoon-Waterford Fire District 1 Fire Commissioner, said there’s structural concerns with their current building. Along with layout problems, asbestos and termite damage. "You would not design a fire station in anyway like this one was designed," said D’Alessandro. "We're planning not just for today or tomorrow, we're looking at the new...

Community News · 23. November 2018
By: Ayla Ferrone HALFMOON, N.Y. (NEWS10) - The Halfmoon Waterford Fire District is looking towards a bond referendum to help fund the construction of a brand new fire station. Those working at the current station like John D’Alessandro say the building has outlived its usefulness. He says currently, volunteers are dealing with safety hazards, spaces not big enough for equipment, and structural issues. D'Alessandro says a new building would fix all these problems, and last into the future. If...

Community News · 21. November 2018
The Halfmoon-Waterford Fire District No. 1 will be holding its annual Santa toy Run on Sunday December 16th starting promptly at 10am ...

Community News · 11. September 2018
This evening the members of the Halfmoon-Waterford Fire District, Clifton Park Fire District, HillCrest Fire District, and the West Crescent Fire District joined together to ...

Community News · 23. May 2018
Parade begins on Grace Street at 7pm and continues onto Saratoga Ave, and then Broad Street. There is a Memorial Ceremony at Soldier & Sailor Park immedia ...

Community News · 04. February 2017
This evening the Halfmoon - Waterford Fire District No. 1 celebrated it's annual Inspection/Installation Banquet. First off thank you to the Banquet Committee and its members, Great Job as always! Tonight several members were honored for achievements throughout ...

Community News · 28. November 2016
The holiday season has been busy already. Our members participated in the Christmas Parade in waterford. On ...