Pierceton Town Council Approves Closing Market Street

Pierceton town council members approved closing Market Street in front of the fire station and town hall Monday for the fire station’s open house Oct. 11 from 1 to 4 p.m. Fire chief Matt Brubaker made the request at the Monday’s town council meeting. The chief added that the open house is for Fire Prevention Week and a meal will be served. Brubaker said the ladder truck passed inspection along with the pump on the engine truck recently. A report on the hoses hasn’t been returned, but the hoses will probably have to be replaced next year.The next meeting is Oct. 13 at 6:30 p.m. in town hall.