On Sunday, October 5, the community of Green is invited to an open house at Fire Station No. 1, 4200 Massillon Road, from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the Green Fire Department. At 2 p.m. a short ceremony will be held to recognize the volunteer firefighters who served the community from 1939 – 1980.
At 2 p.m., there will be brief remarks by Fire Chief Jeff Funai and Assistant Chief Kevin Groen followed by the reading of the names and recognition of the 127 volunteer firefighters who served the City from 1939-1980. Former volunteer firefighter Dan Koontz will also speak and share memories of the department.