Archive for December, 2010

Since the unfortunate retirement of Assistant Fire Chief Ellen Murray in June 2010 ( ) the Town of Stratford has literally burned through nearly $1 MILLION in callback expense for the FD as of November. Since JUNE. Callback Budget:1,280,560 Month ending 11/10: 902,306.19 .00 Remaining budget 378,253.81 Percent Used:70.5% ** END OF REPORT – Generated […]

EMT-Basic Course DATE: 01-26-10 – 06-05-10 Days: Tuesdays and Thursdays plus three Saturday sessions (Saturdays Dates to be Determined) Time: 6:00p.m. – 10:00pm Tuesday / Thursdays 8:00a.m – 4:00 p.m. Saturdays sessions Location: Lordship Volunteer Firehouse #3 Prospect Drive & Oak Bluff Avenue (Behind SFD Co. #3) Stratford, CT. 06615 Cost: $450 – Non Resident […]

As purse strings tighten, school closures likely in Stratford Brittany Lyte, Staff Writer Published: 10:01 p.m., Wednesday, December 8, 2010 STRATFORD — The public school district will likely close one or more school buildings before next school year to alleviate some of the financial burden created by rising medical costs and budgetary constraints. A 22-member […]

Changes on the way for Stratford EMS Brittany Lyte, Staff Writer Published: 11:04 p.m., Thursday, December 2, 2010 STRATFORD — In August, a report by an independent consultant estimated that Stratford Emergency Management Services had lost more than a half-million dollars to private ambulance companies due to a low emergency response rate that year. The […]