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Fire Department Promotions

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Mayor Gary Christenson, Fire Commissioner Emery Haskell, Assistant Fire Chief Bill Sullivan and City Councillor-At-Large Debbie DeMaria joined families and friends at a recent ceremony at the Malden Senior Center to promote seven Fire Department officers and welcome six new members of the Department.

Captain Leonard P. Halloran was promoted to Deputy Chief; Lieutenant Richard Menard was promoted to Captain; Lieutenant John Hall was promoted to Captain; Firefighter Sean Fitzpatrick was promoted to Lieutenant; Firefighter Timothy Reardon was promoted to Lieutenant; Firefighter Eric Nylin was promoted to Lieutenant and Firefighter Eric Truesdale was promoted to Lieutenant. New members being sworn in were Firefighters Ryan Clavette, William Dempsey, Dennis Moriconi, III, Justin Pierce, Eric Provitola and Brendan Walsh.

Commissioner Haskell invited family members to officially pin the new officers.  City Clerk Tom Brennan then took the oaths and swore in the officers.  Following the ceremony, attendees enjoyed refreshments provided by Anthony’s of Malden. The promotions and new hires are the result of recent retirements.

Fire Commissioner Emery Haskell offers remarks

City Clerk Tom Brennan issues the oath of office to promoted Fire Department Officers

Promoted officers and new firefighters sign the oath book at Swearing In Ceremony

(From left) Deputy Chief Leonard Halloran, Captain Richard Menard, Captain John Hall, Lieutenant Sean Fitzpatrick, Lieutenant Timothy Reardon, Lieutenant Eric Nylin, Lieutenant Eric Truesdale, City Councillor-At-Large Debbie DeMaria, Mayor Gary Christenson and Firefighters Ryan Clavette, William Dempsey, Dennis Moriconi, III, Justin Pierce, Eric Provitola and Brendan Walsh

Released by the Office of Mayor Gary Christenson

Photos by City of Malden