Lake and Sumter Style Magazine
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Friday, September 18, 2020

Lake County Fire Rescue

Chris Sievert Named Deputy Chief

Chris Sievert Named Deputy Chief

Chris Sievert has been named Deputy Chief of Lake County Fire Rescue, after the city conducted a months-long search for the right professional. At 16 years of age, Chris volunteered as a cadet with the Volusia County Fire Services. The…
Mt. Dora firefighters test new gear, learn about cancer prevention

Mt. Dora firefighters test new gear, learn about cancer prevention

Mount Dora firefighters expect to be safer over the long haul with the addition of new personal protection equipment. Firefighters watched a demonstration, learned about cancer prevention, and conducted training in the new gear Thursday, June 14, when representatives from…
Lake County Fire Rescue’s EMS chief is designated chief fire officer

Lake County Fire Rescue’s EMS chief is designated chief fire officer

One of Lake County Fire Rescue’s chiefs has earned a new title. Emergency Medical Services Chief Dan Miller recently received the professional designation of chief fire officer after successfully completing a program through the Commission on Professional Credentialing. The designation…
Lake County property damage estimated at $28 million

Lake County property damage estimated at $28 million

FRIDAY SEPT. 15 UPDATE: Lake County officials report an estimated $28 million in property damage from Hurricane Irma, according to the Property Appraiser’s Office. For perspective, there was $1 million in damage in 2016 during Hurricane Matthew. As of Friday afternoon,…
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