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Posted on: March 10, 2020

City to Honor Longtime Fire Chief with Reception

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On April 7th, the City will host a retirement party for longtime Fire Chief Rick Townsend. The reception will be from 3 to 6 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 101 E. Main St. Chief Townsend retires after more than 44 years of service with the Forney Fire Department. He began his career as a volunteer with the department in 1976 and has served as the Chief since 2006. We welcome all to come and wish Rick and his wife Nancy the best in retirement.

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