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Santa Claus is Coming to Town...On a Fire Truck

See Santa Saturday and Sunday! Just what our kids need! (And moms and dads, too!)

 

'There are no naughty children this Christmas,' a cartoon caption read.

This will be a Christmas we'll likely never forget, and for our children, we can make it a Christmas to remember, too, but a good one! 

And Santa on a fire truck is a good start. 

Chesterfield has already done their Santa run, but Mohegan, Montville and Oakdale fire departments will all do their Santa runs this weekend. 

Saturday

Montville Fire Department's Santa run begins at 12 noon. The truck will travel various streets within the fire district.

Mohegan Fire Company also has Saturday, Dec. 22 slated as its Santa-run day, albeit in the evening beginning at 5 p.m. Deputy Chief Corey Gaetano recently asked that children and parents meet Santa outside, "so we don't miss you."

Sunday

Oakdale Fire Department has its Santa run Sunday, Dec. 23 at 9 a.m.

Tell Santa Merry Christmas for us. 

Karl December 20, 2012 at 02:48 PM
Is it possible to obtain a list of streets that the department will travel through? We live on John W. Luty Drive (the house that burned down in March). As my kids have been through a pretty rough year, I thought it may help if they were to see the firetrucks and firefighters under a different set of circumstances....
Ellyn Santiago (Editor) December 20, 2012 at 04:35 PM
Karl, Let me see if i can find that for you!
Ellyn Santiago (Editor) December 20, 2012 at 04:51 PM
Karl, You are in the Oakdale fire district and while I don't know the exact streets/route, I do know they'll begin at 9 a.m., according to Fire Chief Murphy. You may want to check with the department, although I can't promise they will be able to provide you with a list of streets, per se, but I'm pretty sure you'll be able to get the general route. Oakdale's # is 859-0502.
Chrissy Villano December 20, 2012 at 10:35 PM
Does anyone know who does the old colchester road route by the high school?
Aubrey Perry December 22, 2012 at 05:28 PM
On what day do they come to what city
Hope Lee December 23, 2012 at 04:20 AM
Santa never came to see us I live on Leffingwell Rd in The meadows Apts.and Santa never came which is a shame because there about 17 children that live here that are in k through 5 and middle school kids too three children here were upset that they never came and this is the second year that they have not been here.I'm very disappointed in this
Hope Lee December 23, 2012 at 08:14 PM
Last night Santa never came but this afternoon he made a trip to see the kids at the meadows apt. I just want to thank them for stopping by even if it was alittle late Thank You so much the kids were so excited to see the fire truck with Santa on it.Thank you again for making it up to them

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