Toxaway Agrees To Sign Fire Contract
Last updated 10/4/2021 at 12:11pm
Last week, Lake Toxaway Fire Rescue agreed to sign the county’s new fire protection contracts, making them the final fire department in Transylvania County to agree to the new terms of service.
Initially, the new standardized fire protection contracts caused four of the seven fire departments in the county to refuse to sign, but they later agreed to the new contract, as the departments would not be able to operate as of Oct. 12 without signing.
“Basically, we decided to sign because the county backed us into a corner and really gave us no other option because they were planning on c...