Comments for: New fire chief named in Bar Harbor

Posted Dec. 27, 2012, at 3:26 p.m.

BAR HARBOR | A firefighter who has been with the local fire department for more than two decades has been named the department’s new chief. Assistant Chief Matt Bartlett will take over the position on Jan. 2. He replaces David Rand, who retired from the chief’s position at the …

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  • chdorr

    Excellent choice and great news for the town. Matt is the natural choice for the post. Congrats!

    • Anonymous


      • chdorr

        U R hypah

  • Anonymous

    Now why would anyone care who was Fire Chief in Bar Harbor, ten full time fire fighters in Bar Harbor, it is time to train all Bar Harbor employees, the budget has and will be out of hand, Lordy, Lordy.

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