Tag Archives: Ellen Murray

Career started on a whim for fire chief

NAUGATUCK — Ellen Murray’s ascension to chief of the Naugatuck Fire Department may never have happened if she didn’t act on a whim a more than 35 years ago. Murray’s…

Murray inks contract to become fire chief

NAUGATUCK — Ellen Murray is no longer the interim chief of the Naugatuck Fire Department. She is now officially the chief. Murray and the borough have reached an agreement on…

Conditional offer on the table for interim fire chief

NAUGATUCK — The borough has made a conditional offer to Ellen Murray to become the next chief of the Naugatuck Fire Department. Murray, 57, the acting chief for the past…

Commission may make decision on fire chief

NAUGATUCK — The borough may soon hire the first female fire chief in the Naugatuck Fire Department’s 128-year history. On Wednesday night, the Board of Fire Commissioners will discuss and…

New deputy fire chief a first for borough force

NAUGATUCK — When Ellen Murray graduated from Southern Connecticut State University in 1981 with a degree in physical education, she never thought she would become a career firefighter. A year…

Naugatuck OKs contracts for fire chief, deputy

NAUGATUCK — A period of turnover at the highest levels of the fire department officially ended Tuesday when the Board of Mayor and Burgesses approved four-year contracts for Fire Chief…