Does the fire department pump flood basements?

Yes. The fire department will respond to a residence and make a determination if there is sufficient water to be pumped. In most cases, fire pumps are NOT effective with water levels below 1 inch deep. For a water emergency dial 911. 

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1. What types of outdoor burning are allowed?
2. How do I schedule a smoke detector inspection when I sell my house?
3. Does the fire department pump flood basements?
4. Why does the fire engine sometimes respond with the rescue truck?
5. Will the fire department come to my school to talk about fire safety?
6. What hospitals does the Barrington Rescue transport to?
7. Where do I install smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors?
8. How do I become a firefighter in the Town of Barrington?