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2019 CONNECTICUT APPARATUS DELIVERIES

Avon, CT Engine 13- 2019 Ford F-550/HME Mini EVO 1500/300/15F
Bethel, CT Ambulance 2- 2019 Ford F-450/Frazier ambulance
Bloomfield Center, CT Tanker 26- 2019 Kenworth/Pierce 1250/3000
Bristol, CT Tower 1- 2019 Pierce Arrow XT 95' MM Tower
Cheshire, CT Engine 3- 2018 Pierce Enforcer 1250/750
East Litchfield, CT Engine 25- 2018 Ford F-550/Toyne 1000/300
Hamden, CT Engine 9- 2018 Spartan/Smeal 1500/1000/40A
Hebron, CT Ambulance 510- 2019 Ford F-550 4X4/AEV ambulance
Manchester 8th Utilities, CT Engine 1- 2018 Pierce Saber 1500/1000 (stock model)
Marlborough, CT Ambulance 517- 2019 Ford F-550/Horton ambulance
Meriden, CT Truck 2- 2018 Sutphen Monarch Extreme Duty SL-75 1500/500/75' MMA
Monroe, CT EMS 952- 2019 Ford F-450/PL Custom ambulance
Nichols (Trumbull, CT) Truck 304- 2018 Pierce Enforcer-Ascendant ??/??/107' RMA
Norwalk, CT Engine 1- 2018 Pierce Enforcer 1250/700
Orange, CT Quint 32- 2019 Spartan/Smeal 1500/500/75' RMA
Oswegatchie (Waterford), CT W41- 2018 Spartan/Marion 1500/600/20A/20B
Pawcatuck (Stonington, CT) T-42- 2019 E One Typhoon Pumper 1500/750
Prospect, CT Engine 5- 2019 Pierce Velocity 1250/3000
Salem, CT Engine-Tank 121- 2019 Pierce Enforcer 2000/1000
Sterling, CT Tower 267- 2019 Sutphen 75' MM Tower
Suffield, CT Rescue 1- 2019 E-One Quest heavy rescue
Trumbull Center, CT Engine 102- 2019 E-One Typhoon X 1500/780/30F
West Hartford, CT Engine 5- 2018 Spartan S180 1500/750/20F
West Hartford, CT Medic 20- 2019 Ford F-550/PL Custom ambulance
Westfield (Middletown, CT) Engine W2- 2018 Spartan/Custom Fire 1500/1000
Willimantic, CT (Windham) Truck 1- 2019 E-One Cyclone-Metro 100' RMA
Wolcott, CT Ambulance 166-4- 2019 Ford F-450/Life Line Type I ambulance




2019 CONNECTICUT NEWS

Ascutney and West Wethersfield, CT Fire Departments split on merger. CLICK FOR ARTCLE. Posted in February.

Baltic, (Sprague, Connecticut) Fire Department- has purchased a 1989 E-One Hurricane 1500/300/95' tower-ladder. It has previously served with the Flanders Fire Department in East Lyme, CT. Posted in June.

Bozrah, Connecticut Fire Department- has added two paid per-diem firefighters during the day time hours. Posted in May.

Danbury, Connecticut Fire Department- has named Terry Timan as the new Fire Marshal. Posted in March.

Danbury, Connecticut- with fewer volunteers, fire companies consider consolidation. CLICK FOR ARTICLE. Posted in March.

Danbury, Connecticut Fire Department- Tim Smith has been named as the new Deputy Fire Marshal. Posted in April.

Derby, Connecticut Fire Department- has named a corporate jet pilot as their new fire chief. CLICK FOR ARTICLE. Posted in January.

East Lyme, Connecticut Fire Department- to hire two overnight firefighters. CLICK FOR ARTICLE. Posted in June.

Greenwich, Connecticut Fire Department- has promoted Shawn Morris to the rank of Deputy Chief. Posted in January.

Greenwich, Connecticut Fire Department- welcomes 4 new firefighters. CLICK FOR ARTICLE. Posted in January.

Greenwich, Connecticut Fire Department- Selectman and Chief make case for Northwest fire station. CLICK FOR ARTICLE. Posted in February.

Greenwich, Connecticut Firefighters send care packages to troops overseas. CLICK FOR ARTICLE. Posted in February.

Greenwich, Connecticut Fire Department- officials push for new fire station. . Posted in February.

Greenwich, Connecticut Fire Department- voters turn down request for funds for a fire station feasablity study. Posted in May.

Hartford, Connecticut Fire Department- will be closing the former headquarters fire station in August. Tac 1 will be relocated to Engine 8's quarters and the District 1 Chief will be quartered at the Public Safety Building. Posted in June.

Lebanon, Connecticut Fire Department- has taken delivery of a 2015 Pierce 2000/500/75' RMA. Posted in April.

Meriden, Connecticut Fire Department- shifts resources to South Meriden station. CLICK FOR ARTICLE. Posted in March.

New Britain, Connecticut Fire Department- working to upgrade aging fire stations. CLICK FOR ARTICLE. Posted in May.

North Branford, Connecticut Fire Department- town council has opted not to fund a new tower-ladder at this time. Posted in April.

North Haven, Connecticut Fire Department- Chief looks to add six additional firefighters. CLICK FOR ARTICLE. Posted in January.

Norwalk, Connecticut Fire Department- swears in three, promotes one. CLICK FOR ARTICLE. Posted in March.

Norwich, Connecticut Fire Department- has sworn in Battalion Chief Tracy Montoya as the new Fire Chief. Posted in February.

Prospect, Connecticut Fire Department- has sworn in Tony Muniz as the new Fire Marshal. Posted in March.

Ridgefield, Connecticut Fire Department- two new hires puts department at full staff. CLICK FOR ARTICLE. Posted in January.

Seymour, Connecticut Fire Department- Fire Marshal Paul Wetowitz has retired after 44 years of service. Posted in January.

Seymour, Connecticut Fire Department- has named Timothy Willis as the new Fire Marshal. Posted in February.

Shaker Pines, Connecticut Fire Department- looks to build training facility in Enfield. CLICK FOR ARTICLE. Posted in July.

Shelton, Connecticut- new dispatch facility improves regional communications. CLICK FOR ARTICLE. Posted in April.

Simsbury, Connecticut Fire Department- Main Station members receive award. CLICK FOR ARTICLE. Posted in January.

Southington, Connecticut Fire Department- two additional firefighter positions approved. CLICK FOR ARTICLE. Posted in May.

Torrington, Connecticut Fire Department- Firefighter returning after military deployment. CLICK FOR ARTICLE. Posted in May.

Wallingford, Connecticut Firefighter- promotes 3 and swears-in 2 new firefighters. CLICK FOR ARTICLE. Posted in January.

Watertown, Connecticut Fire Department- celebrates 125 years. CLICK FOR ARTICLE. Posted in June.

West Greenwich, Connecticut Fire Department- engine a total loss after accident. CLICK FOR ARTICLE. Posted in February.

Wilton, Connecticut Fire Department- Deputy Chief Mark Amatrudo retired after serving 12 years as Deputy Chief. In addition to Wilton, he also served as a Deputy Chief in Westport. Lieutenaent Jeff Locher has been promoted to the rank of Captain. Jeff has served with the department for over 20 years and spent the last 5 as a lieutenant. Gary Mandel has been appointed to the department as the newest firefighter. Posted in February.

Wilton, Connecticut Fire Department- Fire Chief Ron Kanterman retires. CLICK FOR ARTICLE. Posted in July.




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