Tag Archives: Naugatuck Ambulance


Borough, ambulance company reach settlement

NAUGATUCK — After years of fighting in court, the borough and Naugatuck Ambulance Corp. are getting ready to come to an agreement. The Board of Mayor and Burgesses approved a…


Ruling favors Naugatuck Ambulance

NAUGATUCK — A Superior Court judge has ruled the borough is responsible for paying a third-party service that dispatches ambulances and provides medical instruction over the phone during emergencies. The…


Rift remains

Borough, ambulance association grow farther apart NAUGATUCK — The divide between borough leaders and the Naugatuck Ambulance Association has grown wider recently. Borough officials this month criticized the association for…


Borough pays bill for safety service

Contingency funds used for emergency medical dispatch fees NAUGATUCK — The borough has decided to change course and pay off an overdue bill in order to ensure residents continue to…


Officials seek to sway state

DPH reviewing letters of complaint concerning Naugatuck Ambulance NAUGATUCK — Local officials are using residents’ complaints in an attempt to persuade state regulators that the Naugatuck Ambulance Association is providing…


Bill gives towns more say

NAUGATUCK — Municipal leaders across the state now have new tools to replace ambulance organizations that are not providing adequate service. The House and Senate last week passed a bill…


Stating their case

Borough officials testify on EMS issue HARTFORD — Naugatuck officials traveled to the state Capitol Wednesday to make their case for being granted a voice in who should run local…


Officials testify in ambulance case

NAUGATUCK — Saying that the Naugatuck Ambulance Association has created an “emergency situation” in the borough, Naugatuck officials will attempt to persuade lawmakers to allow municipalities more flexibility in changing…


Ambulance association rebuts borough’s claim

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Ambulance Association says the borough’s claim that its recent change in paramedic coverage puts the community’s safety at risk is inaccurate and “baseless.” Attorney Dominick Thomas,…


Borough raises concern over service change

NAUGATUCK — The already strained relationship between the borough and Naugatuck Ambulance took a turn for the worse last week when the emergency services provider abruptly changed its response services….