November 05, 2010

News Release

For Immediate Release

Fire Academy Graduation Tonight, Nov. 5

The Springfield Fire Department will hold a graduation ceremony for the second Fire Academy of 2010 at 6 p.m., tonight, Nov. 5, at Clara Thompson Hall on the campus of Drury University.

Seven recruits will graduate from the academy and join the ranks of the Springfield Fire Department. This class now brings the Department up it its normal staffing levels for the emergency response positions and has allowed the department to end the rotational closures of fire stations.

For more information, contact: Fire Chief David Hall, (417) 838-4730.

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Springfield Fire Department

830 Boonville Ave., P.O. Box 8368, Springfield, MO 65801
417-864-1500 • FAX: 417-864-1505 • springfieldmo.gov/fire