Board requests resignation from fire chief, assistant chief

Board requests resignation from fire chief, assistant chief
(Source: Raycom Media)

GREENE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - The Northeast Greene County Fire Department is down a few firefighters following a meeting Monday night.

According to board member Chris Wilcox, the board requested the resignation of the fire district's chief and assistant chief.

Following that, Wilcox told Region 8 News that four volunteers stepped down as well.

Wilcox could not elaborate on the reason behind the resignation request.

He said regardless, things will go on as normal and protection of the Northeast Greene County area would not be disrupted.

Plans are in place to name an interim fire chief soon.

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