Fire District 13 creates key support positions
July 29, 2020
Wood Weiss has settled into his new role as District 13 Fire Chief.
Now Weiss is helping others take on new duties as well.
Last Thursday he received approval from District 13 Commissioners during their monthly video-conferenced meeting for key firefighting and emergency services support positions, including a district fitness officer, wildland fire coordinator and grief counselor.
“We’ve never had a fitness officer before,” said Weiss. “It’s been a big push for me for many years. This would be to promote physical fitness among our firefighters and EMTs.” The person will get...