HelpContact UsFOILSite Map

Custom Navigation

Living in Tompkins County linkLearning in Tompkins County linkVisiting Tompkins County linkBusiness in Tompkins County linkTompkins County Government link

EMS Task Force

You are here:

You are here

> EMS Task Force

Contact Information

Tompkins County Council of Governments
c/o Michelle Pottorff
Governor Daniel D. Tompkins Building
121 E. Court Street
Ithaca, New York 14850
Email Us
View Full Info and Map

EMS Task Force


Establishing Resolution

Meeting Schedule Meetings are held at the Dept. of Emergency Response, 72 Brown Road, Ithaca                                                          
Next Meeting:  TBD


Chair: Irene Weiser, Town of Caroline Councilmember
Patrick Brunner - Dryden-Etna Fire Dept, EMS provider

Lisa Holmes - At-Large, Office for the Aging
Doug  Keefe - Speedsville Fire Company, President TC Chiefs Association,
Casey Powers - Town of Newfield Councilmember
George Tambourelle - Village of Cayuga Hts Fire Chief, Paramedic, Bangs Supervisor
Bill Goodman - Town of Ithaca, Town Supervisor
Marcia Lynch - At Large, former City FD Volunteer Coordinator
Lee Shurtleff- Tompkins County Department of Emergency Response, Director
Brian Wilbur- Tompkins County Department of Emergency Response
Bill Gilligan- Ithaca Fire Department, Board of Fire Commissioners
Robert Sparks- Ithaca Fire Department, Board of Fire Commissioners
Dan Klein-Tompkins County Legislator, District 7 
Autumn Edwards- Administrative Support

November 8, 2016
ecember 13, 2016
January 25, 2017
February 14, 2017
arch 08, 2017
March 22, 2017
April 26, 2017
May 09, 2017
July 11, 2017
July 26, 2017
September 12, 2017
October 10th. 2017
October 25th, 2017 
November 14th, 2017
November 29th, 2017
December 11th, 2017

May 10, 2018


Supporting Documents:
*   Presentation to TCCOG - March 22, 2018
*   EMS Presentation to TCCOG 6/22/2017 by Lee Shurtleff
*   Providing EMS in Tompkins County Part I
*   Providing EMS in Tompkins County by Lee Shurtleff Part II

*   Agenda Development Notes from 12/13/16 meeting
*   Volunteer Recruitment Report
*   NY Times: Going to the Emergency Room without Leaving the Living Room
*   Dutchess County EMS Task Force Report
*   TCCOG Discussion
*   CIPA  Final Report- May 15, 2017
*   CIPA Final Presentation - May 09, 2017
*   Strategies for enchanced EMS Service and Response
*   Mark Butler (sound only)
*   CIPA team slides- 10/10/2017 

*   CIPA Preliminary Findings Fall Presentation 2017
*    Adult Home-Resident Services 487.7
*    CIPA Final Presentation- December 11, 2017