NORTHEAST FIRENEWS
2016 VERMONT DELIVERIES AND NEWS ARCHIVE




2016 VERMONT APPARATUS DELIVERIES

Alburgh, VT Rescue- 1995 International/New Lexington rescue (ex Brockway Vol. Hose Co., PA)
Alburgh, VT EMS 366- 2015 Kenworth/Horton ambulance
Bennington Rescue Squad, VT Ambulance 2- 2016 Ford E-450/Osage (remount)
Brandon Area, VT Rescue Squad Rescue 1- 2016 Ford F-350/Osage ambulance
Branton, VT Engine 1- 2015 HME 1750/1000 (demo)
Bridport, VT Engine 2- 2015 F-550 Mini Pumper
Burlington, VT Rescue- 2016 Ford F-450 4x4/Osage Ambulance
CALEX Ambulance (St. Johnsbury, VT) CALEX 4- 2016 Ford F-350/Osage ambulance
Colchester Rescue, VT Rescue 1- 2016 Ford F450/Braun ambulance
Derby Line, Vermont Ladder 6- used E-One 75' quint
East Burke, VT Fire Brigade Tanker 8- Ford/? 3000 gallon tanker (acquired used)
Ferrisburgh, VT Engine 616- 2016 Spartan Metro Star/Toyne 1500/1250
Franklin, VT Tanker- 2016 International/E-One 500/2000
Grafton, VT Engine 1- 2016 Freightliner/Pierce
Groton, VT Tanker 1- 2015 Freightliner/Dingee 1500/2500
Hartford, VT Ambulance 1- 2016 Ford F-450/Osage ambulance
Hinesburg, VT Engine 1- 2015 E-One 1500/1000/CAFS
Lunenburg, VT Engine 4- 2015 International/KME 1250/1000
Montpelier, VT Rescue- 2016 Ford F-450 4x4/Osage Ambulance
Mt Holly Rescue Squad, VT Unit 2- 2016 Ford 4x4/Demers Ambulance
Newbrook (Newfane, VT) Tanker 1- 2016 Freightliner/Pierce 1000/3000
Newport Ambulance, VT Unit 4- 2016 Mercedes/Demers Sprinter ambulance
Randolph Village, VT Tanker 1- 2015 International 4400/VTEC 2000 gallon
Richmond, VT Engine 2- 2016 Spartan/Toyne 1250/1800
Rochester, VT Engine 6- 2016 International/E-One 1500/1250
St. Albans City, VT Engine 2- 2016 E-One 1500/2000
St. Michaels College, VT Ambulance 1- 2016 Ford F-450/Road Rescue ambulance
South Burlington, VT Ambulance 1- 2016 Ford F-450/Braun ambulance
South Londonderry, VT Engine 1- 2016 Smeal 1500/1000/30F
University of Vermont EMS Rescue 1- 2016 Ford450/Osage ambulance
Westminster, VT Tanker- 2004 Mack/Osco 750/3000 (new body, refurb chassis)
Williamstown, VT Truck 2- 1999 Spartan/LTI 2000/500/75' RMA (ex Lyncourt, NY)
Wilmington, VT Rescue 1- 2016 Spartan MetroStar/4 Guys heavy rescue
Windsor, VT Ambulance 1- 2016 Ford F-350/Demers ambulance
Woodstock Ambulance, VT Ambulance- 2016 Ford E450/Osage ambulance




2016 VERMONT NEWS

Vermont- As of July 1, Shelburne Dispatch has taken over dispatching for Alburgh Fire & Rescue, Isle LaMotte Fire & Rescue, North Hero Fire, Grand Isle Fire, Grand Isle Rescue, South Hero Fire & South Hero Rescue.

Vermont- $1.9 million in Federal grants to be awarded to Fire and EMS departments. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Ascutney, Vermont Fire Department- has received a Federal grant in the amount of $156,762 for 21 - Firefighter Breathing Apparatus.

Barre Town, Vermont- officals ok fire district merger to go to town vote in November. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Bellows Falls, Vermont Fire Department- has received a Federal grant in the amount $ 142,858 for 20 Firefighter Breathing Apparatus.

Bradford, Vermont Fire Department- approval for funding of a new pumper has been tabled due to a wording issue. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Brattleboro, Vermont Fire Department- fire chief warns that the fire stations are crumbling. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Brattleboro, Vermont Fire Department- has converted an International bus into a dive rescue unit. It is designated DR1.

Brattleboro, Vermont Fire Department- Assistant Fire Chief Peter Lynch will be leaving the department after a 34 year career to take a job with the state as the chief of fire service training.

Brattleboro, Vermont Fire Department- ground has been broken for a new fire station in West Brattleboro. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Brattleboro, Vermont Fire Department- site plans were approved for the new West Brattleboro Station. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Brattleboro, Vermont Fire Department- has named promoted Captain Len Howard to Assistant Chief.

Bristol, Vermont Fire Department- a lot of progress in the construction of the new fire station. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Bristol, Vermont Fire Department- has opened their new firehouse located at 79 West Street.

Burlington, Vermont Fire Department- has selected Steve Locke of the Hartford, VT Fire Department to be the new fire chief.

Burlington, Vermont Fire Department- voters to decide on new fire trucks. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Corinth, Vermont Fire Department- has taken delivery of a 1989 Spartan/FMC 1500/750. The pumper was donated to the department by the Riverside Fire Company in Oxford, CT.

Dummerston, Vermont Fire Department- voters approved funding for a new West Fire Station. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Essex, Vermont Fire Department- has received a Federal grant in the amount of $180,000.00 for 27 - Firefighter Breathing Apparatus.

Fairfax, Vermont Fire Department- is in the process of purchasing Tanker 1 (2003 International/V-Tech) from St. Albans Town FD. Fairfax anticipates taking delivery this fall. It will be placed in service after being repainted red.

Hartford, Vermont Fire Department- has named Scott Cooney as the new Fire Chief.

Malletts Bay, Vermont Fire Department- has placed into service a 2016 Ford F-350 as Utility 1.

Middlebury, Vermont Ambulance- has changed it name to Middlebury Regional EMS.

Montpelier, Vermont Fire Department- has received a Federal grant in the amount of $23,765 for Firefighter Wellness & Fitness.

Pownal, Vermont Fire Department– has received a Federal grant in the amount of $13,719 for 12 – Firefighter Protective Gear.

Rescue Inc, Vermont- plans are underway to build new headquarters. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

St. Johnsbury, Vermont Fire Department- has received a Federal grant in the amount of $178,572 for Firefighter Breathing Apparatus.

South Burlington, Vermont Fire Department- earns ambulance service of the year award. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

South Hero, Vermont Fire Department- voters approved funds for a new fire/rescue station. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Springfield, Vermont Fire Department- has received a Federal grant in the amount of $ 36,427 for Firefighting Hose & Nozzles.

Underhill – Jericho, Vermont Fire Department- has received a Federal grant in the amount of $228,262 for Firefighter Breathing Apparatus and an Air refill – Compressor System.

Vermont Forest Fire Control- has placed into service two (2) 2016 Chevy 2500 pickups as FPR 1 and FPR 2.

Vermont Firefighting Academy- has received a Federal grant in the amount of $ 500,000 for a Firefighter Training Simulator.

Wardsboro, Vermont Fire Department- has received a Federal Grant in the amount of $129,524 for 22 - Sets of Turnout Gear and 12 - Firefighter Breathing Apparatus.

Websterville, Vermont Fire District- merger plans move forward. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

West Weathersfield, Vermont Fire Department- has received a Federal grant in the amount of $83,810 for Portable and Mobile Radios.

West Windsor, Vermont Fire Department- has received a Federal grant in the amount of $90,667.00 for 14 - Firefighter Breathing Apparatus.

Williston, Vermont Fire Department- has taken delivery of a 2016 Chevy Tahoe for Car 1.




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