Tag: Sun Lakes Fire Department

CAP volunteer receives “Pay It Forward” award

Sun Lakes Fire Department Community Assistance volunteer Scott Jaeger is interviewed by reporter Jason Barry. He was the recipient of CBS 5 (KPHO’s) “Pay It Forward” award of $500. Jaeger was nominated for his volunteerism with the crisis response units of Sun Lakes, Chandler and Phoenix Fire Departments as well as with the Red Cross…

Sun Lakes Firefighter celebrates anniversary

Firefighter Chris Wiley is congratulated by Sun Lakes Fire District Chief Troy Maloney (right) on celebrating his 10th anniversary with the district. Wiley, who began his firefighting career in Colorado while attending the University of Colorado, is a certified paramedic and has served the SLFD as an acting captain and an acting engineer. He has…

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Sun Lakes Fire Department Chief Troy Maloney (left) congratulates Emergency Medical Services Coordinator Chris Barden on his 10th anniversary with the department. Barden, who was hired as a paramedic on the ambulances in 2006, was promoted to coordinator in 2008. He holds a degree from Clark County Community College in Nevada and along with his…

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Sun Lakes Women’s Association President Collette McNally presents a check for $8,000 to Sun Lakes Fire Department Union President Captain Ron Puchta (left) and SLFD Chief of Department Troy Maloney. The SLWA has been a loyal and consistent friend to the Sun Lakes Fire Department since its early days. The funds will go to the…

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Sun Lakes Fire District’s fire board members pin the Chief’s badge on the new SLFD fire Chief Troy Maloney at a board meeting where he was introduced to the community. Pictured left to right are fire board members Bernadette Halpin, John Crawford and Chairman Michael Sellers, Chief Maloney and fire board members Forrest Kohler and Diane Price.

Sun Lakes Fire Board names new fire department chief Brian Curry The Sun Lakes Fire District, after an exhaustive nationwide search, has named a new fire chief to succeed Chief Paul Wilson who left for a new position in California last spring. Chief Troy Maloney comes from the Timber Mesa fire district in the White…

SLFD presents appreciation certificates to CAP members

Deputy Chief Tim Kelly, Carolyn Barrans (15 years) and CAP Steering Committee member Betty Earp.

Brian Curry Sun Lakes Fire Department Deputy Chief Tim Kelly and CAP Steering Committee member Betty Earp presented appreciation certificates to three members of the volunteer Community Assistance Program who have served their community. Carolyn Barrens for 15 years, Anne Divoky for 15 years and her husband Wayne Divoky for 14 years. Chief Kelly thanked…

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Pictured left to right are Battalion Chief Rob Helie, firefighter Brandon Johnson, Captain Cory Evans, Sun Lakes Anglers Vice President Doyne Cole, engineer Nate Van Briesen, firefighter Rich Mixer and firefighter Nate Stringfellow.

Brian Curry The Sun Lakes Anglers Club presented a photo collage in thanks to the Sun Lakes Fire Department for their involvement and participation in their annual field trip. This catch and release program invites children from various service groups in neighboring school districts to enjoy a day of fishing and friendship. Four Sun Lakes…

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Battalion Chief Rob Helie thanks a Sun Lakes World War II veteran for his service as the gentleman cheered the SLFD group on.

Brian Curry A contingent from the Sun Lakes fire department participated again in the national Carry the Load fundraiser representing their union local 3560 of the International Association of Firefighters. Carry the Load was started by two retired Navy SEALs, Clint Bruce and Stephen Holly. Its goal is to restore the true meaning of Memorial…

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With the Sun Lakes Fire Department On Saturday, May 9 from 9:00 a.m.-noon First Baptist Church on Riggs and Dobson Donations accepted for Local 3560