Joint training session to be held at Amsterdam High

AMSTERDAM – Local fire, police and emergency management services agencies to participate in drill Saturday.

The large-scale training drill will be conducted inside the Amsterdam High School and surrounding grounds.

The Hagaman Volunteer Fire Department, in conjunction with fire, police and EMS agencies from Montgomery and surrounding counties will participate in the training which is expected to begin at 8 a.m.

The exercise is to practice with equipment and personnel and utilize inter-agency operation in an effort to prepare for real life events. No actual emergency will exist and other resources are in place while this training will be conducted. Training is expected to be completed by noon.

For more information, call Chief Deputy of Emergency Services Jeff Kaczor at (518) 332-3461.