Thursday, December 14, 2017

Division of Emergency Medical Service Graduates 39 New Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics December 18
Second class to graduate as a result of the mayor’s enhanced budget

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Mayor Frank G. Jackson is hosting an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) and Paramedic graduation ceremony, the second class to graduate under the enhanced budget. The new EMTs and Paramedics are part of Mayor Jackson’s commitment to enhance the quality of life in Cleveland neighborhoods by reducing emergency response times.

WHO:             Mayor Frank G. Jackson; City Councilman and Safety Chair Matt Zone; Director of Public Safety Michael McGrath; Public Safety Medical Director Thomas E. Collins, M.D.; Commissioner of Emergency Medical Service Nicole Carlton  

WHAT:           Mayor Jackson is hosting a graduation ceremony for 39 Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics.

WHEN:          Monday, December 18th, 2017, 11:30 a.m.  

WHERE:        Cleveland City Hall
                     City Council Chambers
                     601 Lakeside Avenue
                     Cleveland, Ohio 44114

VISUALS:     Mayor Frank G. Jackson providing remarks; presentation of graduation certificates and badges

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