The Waldo County Hazardous Materials Decontamination Strike Team (Light) is currently being organized, staffed and equipped in order to provide a trained team of operations-level hazardous material responders to provide initial support to local fire departments during a hazardous materials release. The team is headquartered at the Searsport Fire Station and in staffed by personnel from throughout the County.
The Waldo County HM-DST(L) utilizes a 16 foot cargo trailer to transport all of its gear to the incident scene. The Team plans on going opoerational in the Spring of 2010 following a full scale exercise.
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