City Manager names new Austin Fire Chief

Austin City Manager Spencer Cronk has selected Joel Baker to be the next Fire Chief for the Austin Fire Department.

Baker has more than 30 years of experience as a firefighter in the Atlanta area, most recently serving as the Fire Chief for the Atlanta Fire Rescue Department. 

“I’m excited to announce Joel Baker as my selection to be the new fire chief and I look forward to welcoming him to the City of Austin,” said Cronk. “Chief Baker’s dedication to public service, vast…


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