Edson Fire Service Medal

Edson, Alberta, July 15th, 2015 – Another Edson Firefighter has reached a big milestone.

Lieutenant Robert (Bruce) Whitworth was presented with the 1st Bar of the Federal Fire Services Exemplary Service Medal at Tuesday’s Edson Town Council Meeting. The Federal Medal is presented for 30 years of dedicated service and Jim Eglinski - M.P. Yellowhead was on hand to make the presentation.

Edson Fire Chief Al Schram says Whitworth has been with the Edson Fire Department for all 30 years and has been a dedicated and valuable member. “Bruce has provided exceptional service to the community since 1984 and it’s an honour to have such dedicated members serving the Town of Edson.”

For more information on the Edson Fire Department and how you can get involved check out our website at www.edson.ca/fire.