Recruiting event set at Tribes Hill VFD

TRIBES HILL – The Tribes Hill Volunteer Fire Department will open its doors to area residents Saturday so they can learn about what it takes to be a volunteer firefighter.

The event will be part of the third annual statewide RecruitNY initiative.

It will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the firehouse at 280 Mohawk Drive.

It will highlight the duties and rewards that come with being a volunteer firefighter, and raise public awareness about the need for volunteers, according to a news release.

Firefighters will conduct tours of the station, allow visitors to try on firefighter gear and answer questions.

All are welcome to attend.