Edmond Fire Department has new chief
Jake Rhoades joined the Edmond Fire Department Oct. 22. He replaces longtime fire chief Gil Harryman.
EDMOND — Edmond’s new fire chief, Jake Rhoades, who has been with the city’s fire department for three weeks, said he doesn’t mind pushing the envelope.
“We have an opportunity to work outside the box,” said Rhoades, 42.
Rhoades succeeds Gil Harryman, who retired June 29. Harryman had been fire chief since August 2001.
News Photo Galleriesview all
- 14589OKC Thunder: Thunder trio praise fans before potential departures
- 8609Oklahoma State football: Todd Monken thinks Wes Lunt should've stayed in Stillwater
- 6402Student shot dead during botched home invasion
- 6393Oklahoma medical examiner reports cause of deaths in Grand Lake boat crash
- 6018Soaring gasoline prices hurt Oklahoma City area retailers
- 5816Oklahoma football: Sooners get pair of commitments
- 4098As Boy Scouts' vote on gay members nears, faith groups weigh in