You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Editor’s Note: This is the eighth in a series of articles published by The Apopka Voice in 2016 that were the most noteworthy events of the year. The Apopka Voice will publish them starting today and running until Friday, December 30th. During the New Year’s weekend (Friday, December 30th – Sunday, January 1st) we will publish a poll and let the readers decide on which story is the most impactful of the year. Originally Published: June 15th, 2016The Apopka City Council voted 5-0 last night to approve Chuck Carnesale as Apopka’s new fire chief. He takes over a department of more than 80 firefighters.“He started as an Explorer at age 13, graduated high school, Fire Academy and EMT school simultaneously in 1989, and was a dispatcher at age 17,” said Mayor Joe Kilsheimer. ” he has filled almost every position at The Apopka Fire department.”“I hate to mention I’ve been on this journey for 33 years when my mother dropped me off to look at fire trucks,” said Carnesale. “Thank you. I won’t let you down. I won’t let the public down. I won’t let the firefighters down.”Carnesale has served as assistant fire chief since 2013, heading up the fire department’s emergency medical and ambulance services. He is certified as a firefighter, EMT/paramedic, fire officer, fire inspector and instructor in various fields. In 1990, Carnesale was hired as a full-time firefighter/EMT. In 2000 he was recognized by then Gov. Jeb Bush as Apopka’s Firefighter of the Year.Chuck CarnesaleHe was promoted to engineer in 2001, lieutenant in 2005, captain and EMS coordinator in 2006 and assistant fire chief in 2013. Carnesale attended Seminole State and Valencia colleges, Florida State Fire College and the National Fire Academy in Emmitsburg, MD.He has served on several medical boards, and this year Orange County Medical Director Dr. George Ralls appointed him to the Orange County EMS Advisory Council.The City Council was pleased with Kilsheimer’s choice.“Chuck is an amazing person,” said Commissioner Kyle Becker. I know he is going to do a fantastic job. I couldn’t be more happy for you (Carnesale).”“I’m glad we brought someone in from our own fire department,” said Commissioner Billie Dean. “We have the best fire department in America. We should hire from within. I commend you (Kilsheimer) on the choice.”Carnesale replaces former Fire Chief Lee Bronson. TAGSApopka Fire DepartmentChuck CarnesaleFire Chief Previous articleBiggest Apopka stories of 2016: Warrant issued for Richard Anderson’s arrestNext article5 Ways to Beat Mindless Eating Denise Connell RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Florida gas prices jump 12 cents; most expensive since 2014 UF/IFAS in Apopka will temporarily house District staff; saves almost $400,000 Please enter your name here Please enter your comment! Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Gov. DeSantis says new moment-of-silence law in public schools protects religious freedom Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.
some people say that the success of the drop attributed to the agile Internet thinking and overbearing team. However, there is no waiting for Cheng dimensional breath, the traffic around the Commission has issued a new travel rules, limit the car, limit line, the next stop at the crossroads. Has become a unicorn drops to react? Chengwei way Cidaoxianhong has been answered.
merger fast, the acquisition of Uber China, China’s smart car industry to become a unicorn, drops travel only 4 years to create a legend, it is estimated that it is also the founder of Cheng Wei think. Just want to quietly starting a business, did not expect to come up with such a big movement, the numerous domestic and foreign giants.
1983, Cheng Wei was born in the town of Jiangxi estuary Qianshan, father in the office work, my mother is a math teacher. Cheng Wei small academic achievers, leading the way, but on the eve of the college entrance examination in 2000 suddenly have a fever, no way, only the front foot after Diaoping, the exam results, the math test missed three big questions the last page. Finally, Cheng Wei injustice was north of administrative management professional admission.
to Beijing, Cheng Wei suddenly relaxed, always wandering in the Cherry Street, playing football, playing games, love, happy after 3 years. Wait for 4 to find work, Cheng Wei suddenly panicked "people can have their competition of family background, which one can eat
so, think of the use of the internship to find a job. After paying 800 yuan deposit, he was pulled away by a sister of the age of 40 to attend the three lecture, and then began selling insurance. Go to the area to sweep the floor, street stall, subway lines, Cheng Wei Zhao tried what, but a month down, there is no one to sell insurance.
old sister weapon "why not find my teachers and classmates try to give him?" Cheng Weiyi also want to find, excitedly instructor in the Department, the result was a taunt counselor "late, now even our dogs had bought insurance".
since then, Cheng Wei no interest in the practice of cable, he began full-time to find a job. After hundreds of resumes on the Internet, at last, a medical group in Shanghai sent a notice to interview". He arrived in Shanghai, Cheng Weicai found the medical group is actually a foot shop "is also a lot of money, take things as they come."
day two in the morning work, more than a dozen village girl in the corridor loudly let slapstick Cheng Wei is infected "that is a smile from the heart". At that time, those girls in Shanxi is the biggest dream of working in Shanghai to make money after the home to build a house, live a good life."
can be said that half way is through the dimensions of happy time, he realized the "simple is happiness", many days after the idea of Cheng Wei is the management of the taxi drops formed stage.
left foot store, Cheng Wei got seven or eight jobs, but not get work >