SANDY HOOK FIREFIGHTER OF THE YEAR NAMED
Second Assistant Chief Andy Ryan was named Sandy Hook Volunteer Fire & Rescue’s 2019 Firefighter of the Year.
Before being elected second assistant chief in 2018, Ryan served as a lieutenant for two years.
Sandy Hook Volunteer Fire & Rescue is an all-volunteer agency, led by Chief Bill Halstead, that provides support to Newtown’s fire companies, as well as mutual aid to surrounding communities.
Its main station is at 18-20 Riverside Road, and its substation is at 249 Berkshire Road.