Pa. fire chief hospitalized after dispute with mayor
A heated discussion over the purchase of a new ladder truck hospitalized the fire chief with chest pains
By Paul Paterra
JEANNETTE, Pa. — Jeannette council's first work session this year brought a heated discussion over the purchase of a new ladder truck for the fire company before the fire chief left the meeting with chest pains.
New Mayor Robert Carter on Monday asked for a motion on tonight's agenda to buy a 95-foot ladder truck from Sutphen Corp. of Columbus, Ohio, for $774,734.34.