At the service meeting, which was opened by mayor anja gebhardt, those responsible for the fire department looked back on a total of 6239 hours worked for the safety of the community and the population in the past year. "Even though there were fewer operations in 2019 than in 2018, the level of training and education in the community safety enterprise remained very high", said commander sebastian mueller.
To the 43 firefighters – all but five of the crew – the community leader said, "when I look at what’s been going on, I feel very well taken care of. Our fire department works perfectly. Thank you all."
The number of volunteer firefighters has been reduced by terminations of service or. The reaching of the legal age limit decreased. After a new entry the local institution consists at present of 48 women and men. With youth and children’s firefighters, the number amounts to 67 people between six and 61 years old.