Sirens in Hammonds Plains on Sun. Dec. 7 meant Santa, candy canes and Volunteer Station 50 Firefighters’ annual food and toy drive to support local families. Even Counc. Matt Whitman (Hammonds Plains-St. Margarets Bay) donned a red suit, walking the frosty streets with volunteer firefighters and local supporters.
Chief Dan Melkert says the event was another success with Station 50 donating goods to Hammonds Plains local food bank, a few families and community churches. He says the local support is greatly appreciated and goes a long way.