After a transformer blew near Commerce Hardware, a section of Loop 178/Culver St. was closed due to a live power line across the road.
COMMERCE - Jack Berni will lead the Commerce Fire Department over the next several months until a full-time chief is appointed.
COMMERCE - Fire Chief Brian McNevin, who was hired in 2008, says he’s the finalist for the same job in another Texas city. On Tuesday, City Manager Marc Clayton indicated this was McNevin’s last council meeting.
COMMERCE – The Commerce Fire Department is awarded more than $732,000 in grant funding to develop a program to increase the level of volunteer firefighters.
COMMERCE – The Department of Homeland Security has awarded the Commerce Fire Department a grant worth more than $10,000 to help enhance public safety.
COMMERCE – The Commerce Fire Department received its new ladder fire truck Friday, and hopes to have it fully operational within a couple weeks.