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Chelmsford votes to delay fire chief’s retirement

Voters at Chelmsford Town Meeting last Thursday overwhelmingly approved a home-rule petition that seeks to extend Fire Chief Michael Curran’s tenure until his 67th birthday, two years beyond the mandatory retirement age for fire department personnel in Massachusetts.

The vote was 133 to 7. Two representatives abstained from voting.

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