Congratulations to two new lieutenants, as firefighter Nick Farley and Chris Heitz were both promoted to officer positions with the Mound Fire Department effective July 1, 2017. Lt. Nick Farley and Lt. Chris Heitz have been with the Mound Fire Department since March 2013. In preparation for their new roles, both have attended basic officer training and advanced incident command training, along with training side by side with our current officers. We are excited to see them advance into leadership roles with our fire department. Congratulations to Lt. Nick Farley and Lt. Chris Heitz!
Firefighter Matt Linder has completed his one year probationary period and has completed all of the training and attendance requirements necessary to become State Certified as Firefighter I, Firefighter II, Hazmat and Emergency Medical Responder (EMR). The completion of the State Certification is a requirement of all firefighters employed by the Mound Fire Department. Matt is proficiently trained and a welcome addition to our permanent fire department staff. Congratulations to firefighter Matt Linder for all his hard work!