Tommy Eaton http://ketr.org en Commerce loses services of fire chief http://ketr.org/post/commerce-loses-services-fire-chief <p>COMMERCE - Fire Chief Brian McNevin, who was <a href="http://www.ketr.org/post/new-commerce-fire-chief-first-week-job" target="_blank">hired in 2008</a>, says he&rsquo;s the finalist for the same job in another Texas city. On Tuesday, City Manager Marc Clayton indicated this was McNevin&rsquo;s last council meeting. Wed, 20 Jun 2012 02:13:37 +0000 Scott Harvey 22818 at http://ketr.org Commerce loses services of fire chief Ladder truck has arrived! http://ketr.org/post/ladder-truck-has-arrived <p>Commerce – The Commerce Fire Department received its new ladder fire truck Friday, and hopes to have it fully operational within a couple weeks. The 75-foot Quint, or ladder truck, will allow the fire department to fight taller structure fires, and improve firefighting capabilities overall. Firefighters are now being trained on the different aspects of the truck, including how to properly operate the new compressed air foam (CAFS) feature.<br /><br /></p> Tue, 10 Mar 2009 13:35:46 +0000 Scott Harvey 5511 at http://ketr.org Ladder truck has arrived!