Medina hires 4 firefighters, now back to full strength in Fire Department
MEDINA – The Medina Village Board has hired four full-time firefighters to bring the Fire Department back to full strength with 21 full-time staff.
Village officials interviewed candidates last week and hired the following
- Scott Buffin, paramedic
- Justin Desabrais, EMT
- James Cullin, EMT
- Paul Urquhart, EMT
The firefighters respond to about 3,000 calls a year and run an ambulance service for western Orleans County.
A federal grant will pay part of the salaries for the four new members of the Medina FD, said Mike Sidari, the village mayor.