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Posted on: March 22, 2018

[ARCHIVED] March 22, 2018 - Change in Leadership at Revelstoke Fire Rescue Services


The City of Revelstoke’s Fire Chief Rob Girard retires tomorrow after more than 10 years service to the community and a combined 34 years service in both the Provincial and Municipal government fields. Assistant Chief Roger Echlin takes over as Fire Chief effective June 1, 2018.


“It was our pleasure having Chief Girard as the leader of our Fire Department”, said Allan Chabot, Chief Administrative Officer, “Rob worked tirelessly for his department to strive for excellence in the fire rescue services they provide to our community”.  Chief Girard became Fire Chief in 2008, and for the past decade led a group of 49 firefighters, both career and volunteer.

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