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.
in our daily life, for the residents along the river, often see the yacht is not a strange thing, but for the inland friends, many people may not have done a yacht yet! The afternoon of November 4th, the first 2016 China Xiamen yacht RV Carnival "will be officially launched in the cloud car camp. The carnival for a period of 9 days, launched 15 of the RV camping, yacht themed activities. By then, the public visitors and car and yacht yacht have intimate contact, experience RV fashion lifestyle.
organized by the Xiamen RV Camping Association launched RV camping tour series of activities will be in the cloud holiday camps, RV Park, Les Howell RV camping is RV Camping Park, you degree fun camping base, Olympic blue painted this holiday camp five Xiamen RV camping base held. During the event, tourists can visit experience different style campsites can also participate in the camp launched garden Zen tea, jungle CS, bonfire and other activities.
at the same time, by the Xiamen Yacht Association organized the yacht experience activities will be carried out in different locations in the Wuyuan Bay Marina, Xiangshan yacht wharf, Huangcuo beach etc.. Tourists can participate in Hayne, Jie Peng, etc. the company launched poly Marquis yacht yacht experience activities. Not only can boating and sailing close watch 70 foot luxury yacht, 50 foot sailing etc. different types of imports, but also by luxury yachts, sailing, fishing boats, motor boats, sailing feeling of passion.
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, the RV yacht Carnival activities jointly organized by the Xiamen RV Camping Association and the Xiamen Yacht Industry Association, Xiamen Asia Pacific Tourism Development Center, Xiamen self driving Tourism Association, Xiamen City, Xiamen City, recreational fishing association sailing yacht Sports Association, Xiamen Press International Travel Service Co. To advocate a new life car yacht low-carbon, healthy, green fashion, highlighting the status of Xiamen as a tourist center in Haixi Economic and cultural exchanges in the city, to promote the transformation of Xiamen tourism products to the tourism, leisure, vacation and leisure tourism, promote the development of yacht touring car, the car became the Xiamen fashion tour yacht tourism new name card.
want to enjoy the luxury yacht, don’t miss the Xiamen yacht RV carnival, November 4th is about to start, don’t miss the time! At the same time, the Xiamen press international travel agencies will also be combined with many famous tourism enterprises, around the "global + tourism" concept, planning a series of tourism products to "RV, camping, yacht" as the theme, rich people of Xiamen and Xiamen travel tourist experience.