Reopening of Fire Station 75 in Rodeo - PRESS RELEASE

RODEO HERCULES FIRE DISTRICT MEDIA RELEASE

DATE: October 1, 2014
TIME: 11:00 AM
TYPE OF EVENT: Reopening of Fire Station 75 in Rodeo
LOCATION: Fire Station 75 Rodeo, 326 Third Street, Rodeo, CA.

TOTAL FIRE PERSONNEL PROMOTING/GRADUATING: 13

GENERAL INFORMATION:

On October 1, 2014 the Rodeo Hercules Fire District is proud to announce the following promotions/appointments of 13 personnel. Two (2) of our members have promoted to the rank of fire captain, three (3) to the rank of fire engineer and our Recruit Academy is graduating 8 new firefighters to the Fire District. Four (4) of these new firefighters are paramedics and four are qualified military veterans. Thanks to a $3 Million grant this event marks the first time in nearly 2 ½ years that the Fire District will be able to open Fire Station 75 to better serve the community of Rodeo and the City of Hercules.

Fire Captain
Greg Fernando
Brian Solidum

Fire Engineer
Clint Ballard
Rob Gelhaus
Jerry Short

Firefighter
Adam Birdsell
Matthew Dingman
Donavan Kiel
Kyle Tallet
Steven Pearson
Theresa Vouchilas
Vincent Weaver
Marcus Faumui

 

PRESS RELEASE BY:
DATE: September 25, 2014        TIME: (8:30 PM)
Charles Hanley, FIRE CHIEF

CONTACT PERSON / PHONE NUMBER:
Donna Heymans, ASO – 510.799.4561