At the Aug. 28 Wellington North Council meeting, District Chief Bill Heiber received an award celebrating 25 years of service with the Wellington North Fire Service.
Heiber started his 27th year of service Aug. 20. When asked why he joined the fire department he said it was his older brother John that influenced him.
Heiber says he has enjoyed working for the Mount Forest Fire Department and the new Wellington North Fire Department.
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