East County Fire & Rescue is accepting bids for 2001 Ford Windstar.
This District shall accept SEALED BIDS for the purchase of one 2001 Ford Windstar Minivan that has been declared surplus to the District's needs. All bids shall be submitted to East County Fire and Rescue NO LATER than 5:00/pm on Wednesday February 17th, 2016. Bids shall be submitted in person or United States Postal Service. All bids shall be sealed and clearly marked “BID 2001 Ford Windstar”. All bids shall be to Attention: Fire Chief
Bidding period: Monday February 1st, 2016 – Wednesday February 17th, 2016 @ 5:00/pm.
Interim Administrative Chief Al Gillespie
Spring 2016 CERT Training
The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Program educates people about disaster preparedness for hazards that may impact their area and trains them in basic disaster response skills.
With the departure of Interim Chief, Dean Thornberry, the Board of Commissioners has entered into a contract with Emergency Services Consulting International (ESCI) to provide Al Gillespie as an Interim Administrative Chief for the District. A permanent Fire Chief is anticipated by February, 2016.
The Board has also contracted with ESCI to conduct an Executive Recruitment to fill the Fire Chief position.
Attorney Brian Snure will be presenting a comprehensive seminar regarding the legal basics of governing a fire protection district or regional fire authority.
Topics for this full-day program include the following:
- The relationships between fire commissioners and personnel.
- Powers, authority, duties and responsibilities of commissioners, chief and secretaries.
- Relationships with state and county offices.
- Risk management and insurance.
- Open Public Meetings and executive sessions compliance.
- Open Public Records Act and record retention compliance.
- Ethics—conflicts of interest.
- Finances—revenue sources, tax levies, budgets, lid lifts, debt limitations, elections.
- Bid law requirements.
- Fire Service Consolidation Options
Date: February 20, 2016
Time: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Location: Station 91 (main station), 600 NE 267th Ave., Camas, WA 98607
Cost: $180 per person (includes lunch)
Registration: Contact Board Secretary Kacie Jones at firstname.lastname@example.org or 360-834-4908 to register. Deadline to register is February 17, 2016. Space is limited, early registration is recommended.
Audience: This seminar is targeted for Fire District Commissioners, Fire Chiefs, and administration.
Next Regular Board of Fire Commissioners Meeting
Tuesday, February 16, 2016 -- 7 PM -
Fern Prairie Station 91
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