Amenia, Dover and North East/Millerton negotiate with NDP: Harlem Valley towns pursue joint EMS coverage


HARLEM VALLEY — The issue of regional ambulance service has been discussed by the municipalities of Amenia, Dover and North East/Millerton for more than a year — emergency services are facing a volunteer shortage and the Harlem Valley is feeling the pinch. 

The matter came up for discussion again at a North East Town Board meeting on Thursday, Aug. 8. According to North East town Supervisor George Kaye, a Request for Proposals (RFP) for ambulance service was recently distributed. The response, he said, was somewhat disappointing.

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