New Fire Station Work Group

This temporary advisory work group will
  • Review existing plans for a new Fire Station at 4FG and make recommendations as to ways in which to reduce building costs without compromising service
  • Review feasibility of other potential sites for a new Fire Station, including smaller stations in specific areas of the island
  • Review feasibility of expanding the Fire Station at the current site
  • Submit recommendations to the Board of Selectmen, which include
    • All options examined
    • The pros and cons of each option
    • Estimated costs and assumptions of each option
    • Recommendation as to proceeding
  • Provide suggestions and assistance with public outreach and education on the final project

About the Board

Established by:

  • Board of Selectmen: November 6, 2013
  • Board of Selectmen: October 2016
Appointed by:
  • Board of Selectmen
  • Neil Patterson - Chairman
  • Paul Rhude - Fire Chief
  • Charlie Gibson - Deputy Chief of Police
  • Steven Maury - Finance Committee
  • Dave Fredericks
Staff Assistance:
  • Town Manager or designee
  • Fire Chief
  • December 31, 2017


Work Group is subject to the Open Meeting Law

Helpful Information for 2016 Work Group

Helpful Information for 2013 Work Group

Agendas & Minutes
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