“I am so proud to say we have one of the best fire departments,” Councilwoman Travis said. “Our firefighters work so hard to keep up with the required training and they take their jobs seriously. It was easy to see they love what they do and the citizens are so thankful when they arrive.”
Chief Tom Bennett gave her a tour of all four Clermont fire stations and explained the different equipment on each truck before she did a ride-along for some calls.
“Our first call was a life-saving event for a lady who was missing for 16 hours trapped in a closet,” she said. “You never know what the day will bring!”