TITLE

PEOPLE NEWS

PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Nov2006, Vol. 50 Issue 11, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Career developments involving fire chiefs in the U.S. are discussed. The new fire chief of Deerfield Beach in Florida, is Anthony "Tony" Stravino. Willie J. Patrick Jr. will serve as the fire chief of Wilmington from January 2007. Thomas R. Wood has been appointed as the new fire chief of the fire rescue services of Boca Raton, Florida.
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23324688

 

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