West Pawlet Volunteer Fire Department • Route 153, Main Street, West Pawlet, Vermont 05775 • (802) 645-0276
October 2020: The West Pawlet Volunteer Fire Department has installed a dry hydrant/tank storage system at Loomis Trucking on Route 149.
The dry hydrant system will supply over 1000 gallons of water per minute to residential/commercial property in this area.
This brook/tank regeneration system is the first in our district. It is a 1600-gallon tank with 6” permanent suction line. The tank system uses brook water from Bullfrog Hollow.
Funding for this project was provided by a grant from Vermont Rural Fire Protection Task Force under the Vermont Association of Conservation District.
October 2023 – Officers Elected: By vote of our members at our annual meeting, the following Fire Officers lead the West Pawlet Volunteer Fire Department for 2023-2024: Chief – David Ricard, Sr., 1st Assistant Chief -Craig Watrous, Sr., 2nd Assistant Chief – David Ricard Jr., Captain – Ron Taylor Jr., Lieutenant – Ron Taylor III,
Our Business Officers are: President – David Ricard Jr. , Vice President – Roger Gould, Secretary – Craig Watrous, Sr., Trustee – David Hosley, Trustee – Joey Mullen. We thank all of our members for their outstanding work in the past year, and for their continued dedication to our community.