Barnegat shuts down Pinewood Volunteer Fire Company in cost-cutting move

The Barnegat Township Committee voted Monday to shut

The Barnegat Township Committee voted Monday to shut down the Pinewood Volunteer Fire Company in order to save money. (April 8, 2014 8:19 PM)

A volunteer firehouse has been shut down to cut costs, but it's raising concerns among residents as to how long it will take to get help if they need it.

The Barnegat Township Committee voted Monday to shut down the Pinewood Volunteer Fire Company in order to save money. Padlocks were immediately placed on the doors.

Brooke Amsterdam and her fellow firefighters were greeted by police...

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