On January 1, 2018, Patrick “Jerry” Fedele took over the reins of Fire Chief for the North East Joint Fire District/Webster Volunteer Fire Department. Chief Fedele is a 26 year veteran of the Webster Volunteer Fire Department and has served as a Lieutenant, Captain and Assistant Chief. Chief Fedele is also an Advanced Life Support Paramedic and serves as the Operations Manager of the North East Quadrant Advanced Life Support/Webster Emergency Medical Services located in Webster.
On December 12, 2017, Stephen Wright was elected to his 4th term as Fire Commissioner. Commissioner Wright has served as Chairman of the Board of Fire Commissioners since the District’s formation in 2005. Chairman Wright began serving his new 5 year term on January 1, 2018. Past Chief Robert Boutillier was sworn in as First Assistant Chief and Past Chief Chris Smith was sworn in as Second Assistant Chief.
Congratulations to everyone and on behalf of everyone in our community thank you for your dedicated service.