FAIRFIELD, Conn. – Fairfield’s Police and Fire Departments took the time to honor their members Tuesday night.
The two held their annual Public Safety Awards Ceremony, handing out commendations to officers and firefighters who went above and beyond the call of duty over the past year.
“Oftentimes they feel forgotten, and they feel as though they don’t matter. I’m here to tell you tonight that they do matter,” Chief Gary MacNamara said. “They matter for all of us. They respond to the needs of this community. They raise their hands to take the oath, and say ‘Sign me up. I ...