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Supervisor Gary Gerth (left) received a check for $11,400 from the Shelter Island Ambulance Foundation that will be used to pay for heating the bay where ambulances are parked at EMS headquarters. Mark Kanarvogel presented the check at Tuesday’s Town Board work session.
The bays where ambulances are parked at EMS headquarters often see temperatures of 56 to 58 degrees — temperatures too cold to protect some medications and equipment. (more…)