King of the Hall Competition in Balmoral
Once again the Charlo Fire Department represented The Village Charlo competing in the 2015 “King of the hall” relay race in Balmoral on August 29th 2015. Charlo placed second in this competition losing only by 1 second. Team members included (Deputy Chief) Gaetan Sivret, (Training Officer) Mike Aube, Travis Robichaud, Eric Robichaud, (Fire Prevention Officer) Mike Audet and (Chief) André Carrier.
The Charlo Fire Department along with the Balmoral and Eel River Fire Department, RCMP, Ambulance New Brunswick, New Brunswick EMO, Department of Public Safety, Transport Canada and the Charlo Regional Airport were involved in a Mock Disaster exercise on October 8th at the Regional Airport in Charlo. This exercise must be performed every 4 years in order for the Airport to be certified.
Kids Halloween Party
The Charlo Fire Department would like to thank all Sponsors for their donations towards the children’s Halloween Party that was held on Saturday October 31st. at the Golden Age Hall in Charlo. Remembrance Day
This year the Charlo Fire Department was involved in Ceremonies both in Charlo, and Dalhousie in which they laid wreaths for the man and woman who served our country.
Fireman’s Santa Parade
This year the Santa Clause parade will be held on Sunday December 20th beginning at 1:00pm. Treats will be handed out to the children and we will be collecting food once again for the Food Bank.
Charlo Summer Splash Swim Crossing
The Charlo Fire Department was present patrolling the bay during the 2015 Summer Splash Bay des Chaleurs Swim crossing.
Charlo Fall Fair / Fête au Village
Again this year, the Charlo Fire Department took part in the Charlo Fall Fair Children’s Parade and also being on Patrol for the 5 and 10 kilometer races that were held during the fair.