Board of Fire Commissioners

Meetings


  • 6 p.m.
  • Meets the second Wednesday of every month
  • Held at various locations

Members


  • 4th Ward - Vacant
  • Betty Draher, 1st Ward
    Term expires: June 30, 2017
  • Frank Ferro, At-Large
    Term expires: June 30, 2018
  • Tom Hoisington, At-Large
    Term expires: June 30, 2017


  • David Keeney, 2nd Ward
    Term expires: June 30, 2018
  • Yvonne McConnell, 3rd Ward
    Term expires: June 30, 2015
  • Rodney Singleton, At-Large
    Term expires: June 30, 2016

Purpose


The Board shall establish administrative rules for the organization and overall administration of the Department, approve rules and regulations for the conduct of members of the Department, establish procedure for receiving
and resolving any complaint concerning the operation of the department, review and approve the departmental budget before its submission to the Mayor, and act as the final authority of the City in imposing or reviewing
discipline of the department employees, and render an annual report to the Mayor and City Council (5-401).

Qualifications


The Board of Fire Commissioners is an eight member board appointed solely by the Mayor with advice and confirmation by Council. Each ward shall have a representative on the board, and the remaining four seats are at
large appointments.