Citing family reasons, Tahoe Fire Chief appointee Withdraws

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 31, 2019 / comments

<City of South Lake Tahoe>

South Lake Tahoe, CA- Ken Harrison has decided not to be the City of South Lake Tahoe’s next Fire Chief. Harrison said personal reasons were behind his decision.

Interim Fire Chief Bruce Martin will continue in his role until the position is filled.

“While we are disappointed Ken will not be joining the City of South Lake Tahoe, we respect the decision he made on behalf of his family,” said City Manager Frank Rush, “The City understands the importance of fire safety in our community and will work diligently to ensure this position is filled in a timely and appropriate manner.”

The search for a new Fire Chief will begin again soon.