Chief Tim Walsh officially sworn in as Limerock Fire Chief

Chief Timothy Walsh was officially sworn in as Limerock Fire Department fire chief last night. A large crowd of family, friends, fire chiefs and firefighters from across the state came to witness him take the reigns of the LFD at their Twin River Road fire station. Honor guards from both Limerock and the Woonsocket Fire Department stood as the backdrop for the ceremony conducted by LFD board chairman Ron Rivet. Retired Limerock Chief Frank Sylvester pinned badge on Chief Walsh. Woonsocket Fire Chief Paul Shatraw honored Chief Walsh with a presentation of his fire helmet from his 30 plus career on the Woonsocket Fire Department.