A.   Department Created; Organization: There is hereby created a fire department for the town, the head of which shall be the chief of the fire department. The chief shall be appointed for an indefinite term by the board of trustees and may be removed by the board at any time. There shall be such assistant chiefs, firefighters, and other personnel as the board of trustees may appoint or approve. The chief and other personnel may be removed by the board of trustees for just cause or by vote of a majority of firefighters.
   B.   Volunteer Department; Number Of Firefighters: The fire department of the town is a volunteer fire department. It shall be comprised of not less than eight (8) nor more than twenty (20) volunteer firefighters. For the purpose of this chapter, a volunteer firefighter is one who is enrolled as a member of the fire department and who serves in such capacity without receiving a salary.
(2004 Code)