In the shakeup, Donald Trafford was demoted from lieutenant to firefighter and- John C.L. Morgan
suspended for one week. Firefighter Matt Lamontagne was suspended for 60 days.
Deputy Chief Thaddeus Soltys and per diem firefighters Jim Harbaugh, Meagan
Breau and Ron Giroux were suspended for two weeks, and Capt. Peter Mullin
received a letter of reprimand. City Administrator Jerre Bryant said all the
suspensions are without pay.
Wednesday, December 24, 2008
New Fire Chief Hired; Firefighters Demoted And/Or Suspended
According to the American Journal, the City of Westbrook has hired former Kennebunkport Fire Chief Daniel Brock to be the next chief of Westbrook's fire department (pending approval from the City Council) and demoted and/or suspended seven firefighters involved in the sexual harassment lawsuit filed againt the City: