PARSIPPANY — On Saturday, March 23, the Parsippany Rescue and Recovery installed their new officers at the Zeris Inn, Mountain Lakes.
The 2019 Executive Board is Jack Giannetti, President; Rafael Ortiz, Secretary; Andrew Ludwig, Treasurer; John Bota, Sergeant At Arms; Louis Yuliano, Chief; Paul Anderson, Deputy Chief and John Bota, Captain.
Parsippany Rescue and Recovery is a 100% volunteer rescue department with an active membership of 25 fully trained first responders and heavy rescue. They operate out of two stations that are strategically placed in town which allows for the quickest response time.
The Unit has been serving the town since 1960 and provides heavy rescue, vehicle extrication, dive rescue/recovery, confined space rescue, elevator entrapment, downed tree and limb removal, board ups, pump outs, emergency power generation, lighting and special services to its residents.
Parsippany Rescue and Recovery provides mutual aid to six fire departments, two ambulance squads and one EMS in our town. In addition, the Unit assists the fire departments and rescue squads of Denville, Mountain Lakes, Randolph, Morris Township, Morris Plains, Morristown, Hanover, East Hanover, Boonton, Montville, Fairfield, as well as any other requests from any other municipalities in the New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania area.