On the record: Bristol

WHAT: Township trustee meeting Tuesday

PRESENT: Ramon French, Doug Seemann and Mark Webb


• Approved pay increases for emergency medical technicians from $9.50 to $10 per hour and medics from $10.50 to $11 per hour. Seemann said the 50-cent increase brings the pay in line with other communities;

• Approved $1,500 equipment and uniform allowance for the fire chief who previously received $400 and the assistant fire chief who did not receive an allowance;

• Will meet Thursday with Southington trustees on the sale of a fire truck from Southington to Bristol;

• Will address problems of water in ditches on Miller South Road;

• Will contact Greene Township officials to meet for renewing the emergency medical service contract with Bristol. French said Bloomfield officials also have discussed getting EMS service from Bristol.

— Bob Coupland