County And Fire Depts. Differ On Contracts
Last updated 7/19/2021 at 12:39pm
Three fire and rescue departments in Transylvania County have not yet signed new contracts with the county, prompting the Board of Commissioners (BOC) to vote to exercise a notice of termination for the existing contracts. Contracts were due back to the county commissioners July 1.
The notice of termination gives the three departments – Cedar Mountain Fire Rescue, Lake Toxaway Fire Rescue and Little River Volunteer Fire Department – 90 days to sign the new template contracts that the BOC approved in June. These new contracts are the same for every department in the county and inclu...