Council Confirms Appointment of New Fire Chief

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Council Confirms Appointment of New Fire Chief

After 27-years with Sheridan Fire-Rescue, and 6 as chief of the department, Sheridan Fire Chief Terry Lenhart, retired June 1 of this year.

Soon after Lenhart’s retirement, the Sheridan City Council appointed Captain Gary Harnish as Interim Fire Chief. Monday night, the Council, confirmed the appointment of Harnish as permanent Fire Chief during their regularly scheduled meeting. Harnish said that it is an honor to be fire chief.

Harnish began his career with Sheridan Fire-Rescue in November of 1997 and has served as a Captain at the department since March of 2012.

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