On Saturday March 14, 2015, the Clinton First Aid & Rescue Squad held our installation of new officers, and annual awards dinner. This years event was held at the Holiday Inn of Clinton, and we thank the Flemington-Raritan First Aid & Rescue Squad for providing Station Coverage while our members where allowed to attend the dinner with our guests.
President Joseph Olivo welcomed all in attendance, and thanked our outgoing elected officers who completed their terms in December.
Chief Setnicky than gave a 2014 Year in Review, with the following information:
- Answered Calls in 7 NJ Counties
- Responded to 36 different Municipalities
- Dispatched to calls in 24 of the 26 municipalities in Hunterdon County
- Cover 83.7 square miles, including weekday coverage, with population of 49,000 served (40% of County's population)
- Total of 45,540 hours of Duty Time completed
- 85 Volunteers and 20 Career members
- Cardiac Arrest ROSC (Return of Spontanious Circulation) results of 25% Pre-Hospital. (National average of 6%).
- Started a new EMT Training Program
Part of the evening was to recognize those that have gone above and beyond, or gone that "Extra Mile". Three awards where presented this year:
- Michelle Gardner and Chris Ryan received the award for all the hard work and dedication they gave towards building our new EMT Training Program.
- John Garrison received this award for all his volunteer hours to keep our Information Technology program up and running.
High Call Takers of the year:
- 3rd Place with 150 calls: EMT Scott Javis
- 2nd Place with 151 calls: EMT Trevor Deppe
- 1st Place with 162 calls: EMT Laura Adamcik
And this year's Most Valuable Player awards went to:
- Career: Shannon Giuliani
- Rescue: Scott Jarvis
- EMS: Adam Nordmeyer
We also thank the families of all of our members, for allowing them to participate in the organization and making it the success that it is.
The following members where recognized as well for their years of continued service to the organization:
- Connor Beaton
- Stacey Elliott
- John Glahn
- Michelle Harrison
- Chip Milcarek
- Betsy Milcarek
- Chris Miller
- Doreen Miller
- Michael Petruzzellis
- Gene Saltz
- Ryan Setnicky
- Paul Smith
- Joseph Borowski
- Anthony Cusimano
- Joseph Olivo
- Frank Setnicky