FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Contact: Lisa Palomba, City Secretary City of McLendon-Chisholm (OFFICE) 972-524-2077 (FAX) 972-524-9128 firstname.lastname@example.org www.mclendon-chisholm.com
MAYOR SHORT ANNOUNCES THE CITY OF MCLENDON-CHISHOLM HAS REACHED AN AGREEMENT WITH MCLENDON-CHISHOLM VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT (MCVFD) FOR FIRE PROTECTION SERVICES AND INTEGRATION
MCLENDON-CHISHOLM, TX, OCTOBER 10, 2018 —The McLendon-Chisholm City Council is pleased to announce that an Agreement has been finalized between the City of McLendon-Chisholm and the McLendon-Chisholm Volunteer Fire Department (MCVFD) for Fire Protection Services and Integration. A contract has been signed and the process of integrating the two departments to create one McLendon-Chisholm Fire Rescue Department (MCFR) will begin immediately.
This Agreement guarantees fire protection to the residents of McLendon-Chisholm as well as residents of Fire District 22. There will be no interruption in service as the integration moves forward. The City wishes to thank MCFR Chief Simmons and MCFVD Chief Murphy for their many months of persistence and dedication in working toward this Agreement. The City will provide periodic updates as events of the integration move forward over the course of the next few months.
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