Read as much as you want on, anywhere and anytime, for just 99¢.


Fire chief shops for ‘power stretchers’

Continue reading below

Georgetown Fire Chief Albert Beardsley is shopping for two “power stretchers” — motorized stretchers that raise the patient automatically, without lifting — after being notified that his department had received a $32,442 federal grant. The grant came from the Federal Emergency Management Agency through its Assistance to Firefighters grant program. Beardsley applied for the grant, which will pay for two power stretchers, in 2012.

Loading comments...
Subscriber Log In

You have reached the limit of 5 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of
Marketing image of