- Lesbian fire chief to step down. // Gay & Lesbian Times;11/30/2006, Issue 988, p26
The article reports that Bonnie Bleskachek, the fire chief of Minneapolis, Minnesota and the first openly lesbian big-city fire chief in the U.S., has agreed to resign. Mayor R. T. Rybak has announced the agreement with Bleskachek in a letter to Minneapolis' executive council. In the letter,...
- Minneapolis fire chief put on paid leave. // Gay & Lesbian Times;3/30/2006, Issue 953, p28
The article reports on the placement of Fire Chief Bonnie Bleskachek on paid leave in Minnesota. A female fire captain, who is also a former domestic partner of Bleschachek filed a lawsuit against him. The paid leave is a standard procedure for Fire Department employees who are the subject of...
- MINNESOTA: Lesbian fire chief demoted in harassment settlement. // Gay & Lesbian Times;12/28/2006, Issue 992, p26
The article reports on the demotion of lesbian fire chief Bonnie Bleskachek amid allegations of discrimination and sexual harassment in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Bleskachek was demoted without severance pay, and permanently stripped of ever holding leadership of management in the city. According...
- Fire Chief - Visalia, California. // Fire Chief Expert Blog;8/ 1/2012, p1
The article announces that Visalia Fire Department in California is in search for a Fire Chief.
- Fire Chief - Beaver Lake Volunteer Fire Department (Ark.). // Fire Chief Expert Blog;10/19/2012, p2
The article announces that the Beaver Lake Volunteer Fire Department in Arkansas is accepting applications for the position of full-time Fire Chief as of October 2012.
- THE DEPARTMENT OFFICER AS CHANGE AGENT. Buckman, John M. // Fire Engineering;Apr2002, Vol. 155 Issue 4, p10
Provides tips on change implementation dealings of fire department leaders. Reduction of authority; Disruption of established work patterns; Elimination of some securities.
- Fire Service Accreditation, 1710, and Standards of Response. Bruegman, Randy R. // Public Management (00333611);Jan/Feb2002, Vol. 84 Issue 1, p4
Comments on the history of the fire service. System of evaluation needed for fire services; Description of the self-assessment process formed by the International Association of Fire Chiefs; Function of the Commission on Fire Accreditation International; Alternative ways to judge the deployment...
- Minnesota State Fire Chiefs Association Executive Director. Brace, Tom // Minnesota Fire Chief;2014 Supplement Conference Program & Directory, p6
The article offers information on the 2015 Minnesota Fire Chiefs Association conference held in Duluth, Minnesota.
- ST. CLOUD FIRE DEPARTMENT WELCOMES YOU TO THE 2014 MSFCA CONFERENCE. Mund, Bill // Minnesota Fire Chief;2014 Supplement Conference Program & Directory, p7
The author welcomes vendors and participants to the Minnesota Fire Chiefs Association (MSFCA) Fall Conference held in St. Cloud, Minnesota.