Fire Chief » Retiree http://www.firechief.com Every Department | Every Leader Fri, 23 Jan 2015 20:20:49 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1 Fire chief retires after 35 years, son joins the department http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/22/fire-chief-retires-after-35-years-son-joins-the-department/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/22/fire-chief-retires-after-35-years-son-joins-the-department/#comments Mon, 22 Dec 2014 23:36:04 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/22/fire-chief-retires-after-35-years-son-joins-the-department/
Ted Ricci joined the Richland Fire Department as a 19-year-old kid and retired as a 55-year-old grandfather
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Innocent verdict in vehicle death of former NH fire chief http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/23/innocent-verdict-in-vehicle-death-of-former-nh-fire-chief/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/23/innocent-verdict-in-vehicle-death-of-former-nh-fire-chief/#comments Sun, 23 Nov 2014 08:08:47 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/23/innocent-verdict-in-vehicle-death-of-former-nh-fire-chief/ Fire chief's widow: "It's what the jury had to do. They did their job."]]> http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/23/innocent-verdict-in-vehicle-death-of-former-nh-fire-chief/feed/ 0 Seattle fire chief to retire after 44 years of service http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/17/seattle-fire-chief-to-retire-after-44-years-of-service/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/17/seattle-fire-chief-to-retire-after-44-years-of-service/#comments Fri, 17 Oct 2014 08:52:37 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/17/seattle-fire-chief-to-retire-after-44-years-of-service/
Chief Gregory Dean joined the department in 1970, served as the city's fire marshal, deputy chief and has been chief since 2004
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2 batt. chiefs retire during Atlantic City blaze http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/02/2-batt-chiefs-retire-during-atlantic-city-blaze/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/02/2-batt-chiefs-retire-during-atlantic-city-blaze/#comments Thu, 02 Oct 2014 10:52:48 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/02/2-batt-chiefs-retire-during-atlantic-city-blaze/
Battalion Chiefs Robert Macready, a 41-year veteran, and Kevin Bennett, a 31-year veteran, had already turned in paperwork to retire on Oct. 1
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2 batt. chiefs retire during Atlantic City 3-alarm blaze http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/02/2-batt-chiefs-retire-during-atlantic-city-3-alarm-blaze/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/02/2-batt-chiefs-retire-during-atlantic-city-3-alarm-blaze/#comments Thu, 02 Oct 2014 10:52:48 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/02/2-batt-chiefs-retire-during-atlantic-city-3-alarm-blaze/
Battalion Chiefs Robert Macready, a 41-year veteran, and Kevin Bennett, a 31-year veteran, had already turned in paperwork to retire on Oct. 1
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Brain cancer forces Ky. firefighter into retirement http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/15/brain-cancer-forces-ky-firefighter-into-retirement/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/15/brain-cancer-forces-ky-firefighter-into-retirement/#comments Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:16:36 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/15/brain-cancer-forces-ky-firefighter-into-retirement/
David McCrady was diagnosed with brain cancer in 2013, a condition possibly caused by the exposure to smoke and toxic fumes from responding to fires over the years
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Retired firefighter honored for saving suicidal woman http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/30/retired-firefighter-honored-for-saving-suicidal-woman/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/30/retired-firefighter-honored-for-saving-suicidal-woman/#comments Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:08:17 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/30/retired-firefighter-honored-for-saving-suicidal-woman/
Randy Leonard, who left Portland Fire to take on politics, remembered his training
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Retired firefighter saved suicidal woman http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/30/retired-firefighter-saved-suicidal-woman/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/30/retired-firefighter-saved-suicidal-woman/#comments Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:08:17 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/30/retired-firefighter-saved-suicidal-woman/
Randy Leonard, who left Portland Fire to take on politics, remembered his training
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Nearly 30 Memphis firefighters scheduled to retire http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/14/nearly-30-memphis-firefighters-scheduled-to-retire/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/14/nearly-30-memphis-firefighters-scheduled-to-retire/#comments Mon, 14 Jul 2014 11:54:25 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/14/nearly-30-memphis-firefighters-scheduled-to-retire/
Some of the retirees are part of the firefighters on sick leave protesting budget cuts
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Retired firefighter invents revolutionary fire hydrant http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/01/retired-firefighter-invents-revolutionary-fire-hydrant-2/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/01/retired-firefighter-invents-revolutionary-fire-hydrant-2/#comments Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:16:51 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/01/retired-firefighter-invents-revolutionary-fire-hydrant-2/
Aside from the 'alien' look, this reinvented hydrant has the guts to fight freezing, rust, vandalism and other problems that plague traditional hydrants
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