GREEN BAY, WI (WTAQ) - The Green Bay Police and Fire Commission is recommending retiring fire chief David Litton from Bolingbrook, Illinois to be the next top firefighter.
The Fire Chief position has been open since August. Deputy Chief Mike Nieft stepped up to serve as interim Chief.
The commissio“We are looking at background training and education; experience and experience at the upper level position, as well as performance” Goldhahn said.
Litton’s Bolingbrook Fire Chief position was recently eliminated, because the village was transitioned to a public safety model.
According to the city’s press release, Litton brings 30-years of experience, including 18-years as a chief. Litton also holds an Association Degree in Fire Science, a Bachelors n Fire Service Management and has completed the Executive Fire Officer Program in Maryland.
The Green Bay Fire Chief position pays around $95,000 a year.