At Tuesdays meeting, the Murphysboro City Council voted unanimously to approve a 15 percent raise for Murphysboro Fire Chief
Steve Swafford, effective Jan.
The London fire chief
publicly criticised draft proposals which looked at relaxing rules over installing sprinklers in new schools that were dropped in the wake of the Grenfell Tower tragedy.
Steelman of Longview is the fire chief
of the City of Longview and an instructor at Kilgore College Fire Academy.
Rhoda Mae Kerr, President and board chair of the International Association of Fire Chiefs
, says in a letter to the commission the group supports that expansion, calling the current limit "wholly inefficient.
Rick Tustin, president of the Massachusetts Association of Fire and Safety Educators, recently presented the Fire Chiefs
' Leadership in Fire Education Award to Shrewsbury Fire Chief
next week, but an expert who spoke to Radio-Canada's investigative program Enquete is already raising questions about how the local fire chief
responded to the blaze that killed 32 people.
Brian Henshaw has been appointed the new finance director for the City of Bellingham, and William (Bill) Newbold will serve as the city's new fire chief
WASHINGTON, June 3 (KUNA) -- Boston Fire Chief
Steve Abraira, who was criticized over his handling of the Boston Marathon bombings, has submitted his resignation, the Boston Fire Department announced Monday on its Twitter account.
Paul Boissonneault introduced the members of the Master Fire Planning Committee in attendance and noted the contributions of the 11 people who had served on the committee.
Two local fire departments, a fire chief
and a helicopter ambulance crew were honored over the weekend with Oregon Meritorious Awards from the Oregon Fire Chiefs
Los Angeles' fire chief
, William Bamattre, retires with 31 distinguished years in the city Fire Department.
MAKING CONNECTIONS: Why might the death of Fire Chief
Dennis Sullivan be considered tragic?