The Springfield Township Committee recognized the First Aid Squad's newest members to take and pass the State EMT course and become New Jersey State Certified EMTs at its Tuesday evening meeting.
They received pins in honor of their achievement from the following officers: President Liz Fritzen, Capt Apu Mullick, and Lieutenants - Shane Ronan, Jeff Shanes and Tracy Voorhees. The new EMTs welcomed with copious applause from the audience.
Fritzen said the graduates dedicated countless hours during the summer to making Springfield "a safer place."
New EMTs include: Brendan Illis Lizbeth Aguilar Tanya Vernik Britney Leu Ilana Roth Lyndsey Shulman Ross Zimmerman Andrew Shanes Davina Jackson Walter Lutz Amelia (Amy) Rossomondo
The Springfield First Aid Squad is always in need of additional volunteers from the community. Those interested can contact the squad by phone at 973-908-8EMS (8367) Ext 2or visit the squad's website for information on becoming a member.