SPRINGFIELD, NJ - At Tuesday's township committee meeting, three resolutions were passed that saw Springfield firefighters progress in their ranks.

Firefighter James Ellmer finished his year as a probationary firefighter and was granted the rank of ninth class firefighter. He was joined by Joseph Cowper, who progressed from eight class firefighter to seventh class firefighter.

Of the three who were promoted, the most senior of them was Antonio DeCampos. he had previously been a third class firefighter, and with the resolution recognizing him, jumped up to the rank of firefighter second class.

All three firefighters were recognized with resolutions at the meeting and were promoted on the recommendation of Springfield Fire Chief Carlo Palumbo.