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- Retired Fire Chief John BachmanIt is with deep regret and sadness that we announce the death of retired Fire Chief John Bachman. Hi...
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From the Chief’s Desk
Welcome to the online home of Amherst Fire department, serving the community since 1960. The A.F.D. is rich in pride, spirit, and tradition, serving the citizen in a cost-effective and efficient manner by continuing to employ the traditional volunteer fire service model. The core of the department consists of volunteers that proudly answer the call to duty in times of emergency. I hope you find what you need on our site, if you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact us.
Mark Boynton, Fire Chief