Mckeown Named Coaldale Fire Chief


The Town of Coaldale is very pleased to announce the promotion and appointment of Kevin McKeown to the position of Fire Chief of the Coaldale and District Emergency Services (CDES) effective Feb. 6, 2017.

Chief McKeown was promoted from his current position of Lieutenant in the CDES and brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in the fire fighting and medical response fields to this position. Congratulations Kevin.

The Town of Coaldale would also like to extend it’s deepest appreciation to Deputy Fire Chief Gary Gettman who has been serving as Acting Fire Chief. He is looking forward to resuming his position as Deputy Fire Chief.

New Coaldale Fire Chief Kevin McKeown accepts the fire chief’s helmet from Acting Fire Chief Gary Gettman.