On Thursday, April 9, 2015 at Manhasset-Lakeville F.D. Company #3’s firehouse in Thomaston, 1st Deputy Chief Scott Garrigan was elected and sworn-in as the new Chief of Department. This evening was extra special for Chief Garrigan as he is also celebrating his 25-year anniversary with the department in 2015. Now Ex-Chief Michael Farrone, who served as a Chief Officer from 2010-2015, was honored for his years of service to the department. Ex-Captain Brian Stone of Company #5 was elected the new department’s new 4th Deputy Chief. Also being honored this evening were several 25-year members including Chief of Department Scott Garrigan, Ex-Chief Kyle Dugger, Ex-Captain John Dolan, Ex-Captain Mitchell Levine and Firefighter Denis McGee. Preston “Lett” Hicks Sr. is also celebrating his 50th anniversary with the Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Department.
The 2015-16 M-LFD Chiefs (L-to-R): 4th Deputy Brian Stone, 1st Deputy Mark Kiess, Chief of Dept. Scott Garrigan,
2nd Deputy Kirk Candan and 3rd Deputy Christopher Pisani.