Glendale Hires New Fire Chief

The City of Glendale is welcoming a new fire chief. Timothy Ernst’s appointment was confirmed by the City Council Wednesday. His swearing-in ceremony will take place September 29 at 9:00 a.m.

Brittany M. 09/15/2022 - 6:39 AM
Kristin Crowley to Make History as LA’s First Female Fire Chief
"LAFD is leading a transformative national discussion about strengthening equity and inclusion," the mayor said.
Brittany M. 01/19/2022 - 6:22 AM
Meet the Fire Chief of Placentia's New Fire and Life Safety Department

Placentia has hired a fire chief for its brand new Fire and Life Safety Department. John Pono Van Gieson will take over March 3.

Brittany M. 03/03/2020 - 9:25 AM
Placentia Hires Interim Chief for New Fire Department

Placentia has hired an interim fire chief to help the city transition to its own locally controlled fire department.

Brittany M. 06/24/2019 - 8:05 PM
Glendale’s Fire Chief Announces Retirement

Glendale is preparing to say goodbye to a public safety executive who has called city government home for more than 30 years.

Brittany M. 09/11/2018 - 5:24 AM