Board of Directors Meet Virtually This Wednesday

The Board of Directors will meet Wednesday evening, the 21st of October at 7:00pm. This meeting will be virtual on the Zoom platform. To attend use this link.    Join Zoom Meetinghttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/83036657900   The public is welcome to attend and...

Norman Larkey Sr. Appointed Interim Fire Chief

Norman Larkey Sr. has been appointed to the position of Interim Fire Chief by the Board of Directors. Chief Larkey started his career with the Kansas City Fire Department retiring as an Assistant Chief. He has also served as the Fire Chief for the City of Belton, MO....

District Seeking New Fire Chief

The position of Fire Chief is currently vacant. The Fire District is accepting applications from qualified applicants. For an application, contact the Board of Directors. Chairman, Tom Reintjes at 816-509-3822 or the Vice Chairman, Terry Magelssen at 816-585-8769....

Kerri VanMeveren Elected To Board

On June 2nd, the voters elected Kerri VanMeveren to a seat on the Fire Board. She replaces the term that was completed by Carl Nannen, a long-time member of the district. At the June Board of Directors Meeting, Kerri was sworn into her new position. Her term will last...

Proposals Failed

In an effort to reduce response times from around 20 minutes to 5 minutes during the daytime hours, the Board of Directors proposed a plan that would put 2 firefighter/EMT’s in the headquarters station. The taxpayers rejected the idea of a tax increase to pay...