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Dan Phillips

Jul. 1, 2020  PLYMOUTH VOICE. Plymouth Michigan News   “Children’s exposure to wood smoke should also be limited, as their respiratory systems are still developing…”   Don Howard Staff Writer As outdoor recreational fires gain in popularity each year, fire officials stress that the activity comes with the responsibility for

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Jun. 24, 2019  PLYMOUTH EAGLE. Plymouth Michigan News   Don Howard Staff Writer The long awaited re-opening of the Hines Park bridge closed last year after a Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) inspection revealed serious safety issues may not be the news Plymouth Township Fire Department officials were hoping for.

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Mar. 6, 2019  PLYMOUTH EAGLE. Plymouth Michigan News   Don Howard Staff Writer Despite continued and contentious comments from some members of the Plymouth Township Board of Trustees, the purchase of a new $937,739.30 fire engine ladder truck for the fire department was approved by a 5-2 vote at the

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Feb. 21, 2019  PLYMOUTH EAGLE. Plymouth Michigan News   Don Howard Staff Writer Just three months after Plymouth Township voters approved a public safety millage to fund the replacement of aging fire trucks and antiquated fire safety equipment, maintain facilities, and increase fire department staffing to adequate levels, board members

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“Clinton told the board of trustees that this millage is the bare minimum amount necessary to keep the township “going in the right direction.”     Nov. 1, 2018  PLYMOUTH EAGLE. Plymouth Michigan News   Plymouth Township voters will decide whether to fund the replacement of a nearly 30-year-old fire

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Sep. 23, 2018  PLYMOUTH EAGLE. Plymouth Michigan News     “This is a short term solution for a long-term problem.”   WATCH VIDEO   Don Howard Staff Writer Good news for the Plymouth Township Fire Department came last week in the form of a federal grant to provide funding for

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Heise Nix

After signing a fire-services agreement, Plymouth Township Supervisor Kurt Heise, (Left), and Northville Township Supervisor Bob Nix celebrate the grand re-opening of the Lake Pointe Fire Station. In the background Plymouth Township Fire Chief Dan Phillips.  (Sept. 2017)     Aug. 24, 2018  PLYMOUTH EAGLE. Plymouth Michigan News   Don

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Jun. 25, 2018  PLYMOUTH VOICE. Plymouth Michigan News     Starting annual base wage is $44,332.26 and after five years the salary is increased to $73,887.06.   Plymouth Township Fire Chief Dan Phillips recently announced official plans to increase fire department staffing levels by hiring of three additional full-time firefighters

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Dan Phillips

Plymouth Township Fire Chief Dan Phillips   UPDATED   May 4, 2018  PLYMOUTH EAGLE. Plymouth Michigan News     Don Howard Staff Writer Earlier this month citing safety concerns, officials from the Wayne County Road Commission and Wayne County Parks abruptly ordered three Hines Parkway bridges closed. Two of the

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Hines Drive

Gates block the entrance to Hines Drive at Wilcox Road in Plymouth     Apr 13, 2018  PLYMOUTH EAGLE. Plymouth Michigan News     Don Howard Staff Writer   Wayne County Parks abruptly closed three Hines Parkway bridges Monday citing safety concerns. A spokesman for the county said that serious

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