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Judge Orders Liquidation of Central Coventry Fire District

Superior Court Judge Stern has ordered the liquidation of the Central Coventry Fire Department.

The order came during a hearing at noon Wednesday at Kent County Courthouse.

The court vacated a previous order putting liquidation on hold, paving the way for the fire district to officially begin the liquidation process.

Liquidation shall be complete by May 16.

The court said fire trucks and equipment can be liquidated and sold to pay off debt.

Stay tuned for updates.
Becca February 13, 2014 at 04:38 PM
Wait till they need these guys they will be "kicking" their A$$e$
Randy February 13, 2014 at 06:25 PM
getreal, how long was CCFD part of a union ? Are you saying that before they were unionized the department was a shit show that couldn't get anything done? Then the union came along to right the ship and without a union firefighter there will be no public safety? Realistic, i'm thinking changes drastic enough for the cost of operation not to exceed the amount of taxes taken in.
Coventry Board of Directors February 17, 2014 at 05:08 PM
To See the CCFD Board of Director's Statement - visit http://coventry.patch.com/groups/giving-back-in-coventry/p/a-message-from-the-central-coventry-fire-district-board-of-directors_e71eeabe
John February 17, 2014 at 11:26 PM
@MSceen Well welcome Mr. Assalone! You lie just as well on here as you do in person. I read the minutes to all those meetings and you did in fact cause most of the problems. Now how does your family like working for the town? A promotion coming I hear!!
Gem101 February 18, 2014 at 07:34 AM
I hate to say it but the issues DO NOT LYE IN ANOTHER TOWM so maybe we can start to move forward and have discussions pertaining to CCFD,we are the ones holding the bag.Stay focused and lets see where the GA takes us. Word has it legislation will come out with the TOWN of COVENTRY as ONE FIRE DEPARTMENT.

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