The Village of Carlisle is pleased to welcome Jared Jones, Alex Ward, and Michael Kern to the Carlisle Fire Department. Carlisle Fire Chief Joel Holbrook introduced them at the March 22nd Council meeting, where Mayor Randy Winkler gave them the Oath of Office. Mr. Jones and Mr. Kern are currently Level II Firefighters, and Mr. Ward is a fourth generation Firefighter after recently graduating the Firefighter I class. Congratulations to them and we thank them for their willingness to serve this community!
At the March 8 council meeting, Mayor Randy Winkler shared his 2016 State of the Village Address. Each year, the mayor is required by the village charter to report to council members and citizens on the events of the past year, as well as some things coming in the year ahead. Click below to view Mayor Winkler's 2016 State of the Village Address.
Interested in serving your community? Consider joining a village board or commission. There are several vacancies on various Carlisle boards and commissions. Click "Read More" to see the current openings and how to submit a letter of interest.
Krista Wyatt, Carlisle's Fire Chief, announced her retirement, which was effective on December 26, 2015. Chief Wyatt started with Carlisle in September of 2009 and worked hard to make positive changes to the department over the last six years. Chief Wyatt was honored for her service at the January 12th Village Council meeting. Chief Wyatt thanked the Village Manager, Staff, Council Members, and the residents of Carlisle for the support she received and she is proud to have served as Fire Chief.
At the same Council meeting, Lt. Joel Holbrook took the Oath of Office to become Carlisle's newest Fire Chief. He brings many years of fire experience and is also a career Captain with Washington Township Fire Department. He has been a valuable asset to our community as a trainer and mentor.
Chief Wyatt stated she is excited about the future of Carlisle Fire Department under Chief Holbrook and she wishes him the best.