Did Providence Officials Take Joyride in City Fire Boat?

Today reports surfaced of a 4th of July joyride by Providence officials, taken on a city fire boat. ABC6 Investigative Reporter Parker Gavigan has more…

Thursday evening, Providence Fire Chief George Farrell released the following statement:

“On July 4th, I invited the Mayor to come on the new fire boat in the harbor to review the fireworks barge and our new firefighting technology.  I took him and the Speaker for 15 minutes.  Any suggestion that such a review by the Mayor of the City is inappropriate is ridiculous.”