• Weddington ends contract with town's only fire department

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    The Weddington Town Council made a controversial decision Tuesday night to end its contract with the town's only fire station.
     
    Council members held a special meeting to determine the future of the Providence Volunteer Fire Department.

    PAST ARTICLE: Weddington votes to change fire service


    Ending their contract will help save more than $200,000 a year.
     
    A new contract will be drawn up with Wesley Chapel.
     
    A termination date on the current contract will be determined once a new contract with Wesley Chapel is made.

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