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- Untitled. Ness, Don // Minnesota Fire Chief;2009 Directory, p6
The author welcomes attendees to the Minnesota State Fire Chiefs Association (MSFCA) Fall Conference to be held at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center (DECC) in Duluth, Minnesota, from October 15 to 17, 2009. He cites the significance of the event to the city and Fire Chief John...
- Fire Chief - North Kansas City, Missouri. // Fire Chief Expert Blog;7/ 3/2012, p1
The article announces that the City of North Kansas City in Missouri is looking for a fire chief. Under the city's fire department are three primary fire companies and two ambulances in two fire stations. The chief's responsibilities include fire suppression, advanced life support emergency...
- The etiquette of being a fire chief. Gaines, Glenn // Fire Chief Expert Blog;2/12/2013, p1
The article discusses the proper etiquette for fire chiefs. It advises fire chiefs to make sure they respect others, are sensitive for differencing beliefs, dress properly for the occasion and practice good communications skills. Some environments and roles fire chiefs and other leaders are...
- Here's One Resolution That's Definitely Worth Keeping. Thiel, Adam K. // Fire Chief Exclusive Insight;1/ 1/2011, p12
In this article the author discusses on the 2011 resolutions for fire chiefs that brings some positive change in their organization and career. He presents a list suggesting fire fighters for various types of resolution which includes spending more time with family, recruit, hire, and train more...
- Fleeting moment. Hinkamp, Dennis // Missoula Independent;9/26/2013, Vol. 24 Issue 39, p11
In this article, the author focuses on a naked rave fest, which is referred by several names including "That Thing in The Desert," "That Burning Guy" and "Burning Man." He informs that Burning Man highlights the fact that everything in the world is temporary and mentions that thousands of...
- Buckley Fire Station. // Fire Chief;Nov2013, Vol. 57 Issue 11, p64
The article discusses the architectural design of the Buckley Fire Station located in Buckley, Washington, which has received the Silver Award for Volunteer Service under the 2013 Station Style Design Awards, designed by Mackenzie.
- City of Jackson Fire and Ambulance. // Fire Chief;Nov2013, Vol. 57 Issue 11, p67
The article discusses the architectural design of the City of Jackson Fire and Ambulance fire department located in Jackson, Minnesota, which has received the Volunteer Service Award under the 2013 Station Style Design Awards, designed by Brunton Architects Ltd.
- Cushing Public Safety Center. // Fire Chief;Nov2013, Vol. 57 Issue 11, p69
The article discusses the architectural design of the Cushing Public Safety Center located in Cushing, Oklahoma, which has received the Volunteer Service Award under the 2013 Station Style Design Awards, designed by McCool & Associates PC.
- FIRIN' advICE. // Minnesota Fire Chief;Sep/Oct2004, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p8
Presents advice to fire chiefs who are facing problems related to work. Definition of volunteers; Ways by which companies in the private sector encourage employees to be involved in community events and activities; Tips on prioritizing the workload of the fire department; Reason for the...