Newbury Trustees, Fire Officials Thrash Out Funding of New Station
January 13, 2022 by Ann Wishart

Newbury Township Fire Chief Ken Fagan, township Fiscal Officer Beverly Sustar and trustees discussed Jan. 5 how the yield of more than $1 million a year from the 5.5-mill fire levy passed in November will be spent to build and staff a new fire station.

Newbury Township Fire Chief Ken Fagan, township Fiscal Officer Beverly Sustar and trustees discussed Jan. 5 how the yield of more than $1 million a year from the 5.5-mill fire levy passed in November will be spent to build and staff a new fire station. On Dec. 9, Newbury Township Trustees agreed to contract with DS Architecture of Kent to develop preliminary plans for the 12,100-square-foot fire station. With preliminary plans in hand, DS Architecture will advertise for request for qualifications for a construction manager to work with the township and fire department on the project. The construction manager will...