ORRINGTON- The sixth day of Old Home Week in Orrington featured the grand opening of Orrington Public Safety’s new building.
Orrington fire and police officials gathered with the public to show of their new state of the art facility.
“The crew have clean, dry storage for all the P-P-E that they must wear. The air exhaust removal system removes all the carcinogens to provide clean workspace free of many cancer causing chemicals,” Orrington Fire Department Fire Chief Scott Stewart.
After the ceremony, the old home week committee president awarded a local Orrignton softball coach named Robert Fillips with the annual Orrignton citizen of the year award.
Phillips had been coaching softball in Orrignton for over 30 years.
The award recognizes an Orrignton resident that has had a positive influence and impact on the town.