It is the quintessential New England fishing village. A picturesque small town of just 7,000 people. What would cause the town to target its fire chief, and why would nearly the entire department threaten to resign if the chief was removed?
In this episode, Curt interviews Attorney Liam O’Connell who represents Fire Chief James Doyle and numerous taxpayers who are concerned with the actions of town officials. Chief Doyle is facing a termination hearing this week while the taxpayers are suing the town’s Board of Selectmen challenging the town’s efforts to take control of the fire department.
Here is a copy of the complaint Attorney O’Connell filed last week: