Mayor to announce new Rochester Fire Chief Friday afternoon

Posted at: 11/09/2012 1:30 PM
Updated at: 11/09/2012 8:46 PM

Rochester Mayor Tom Richards will announce his selection for Rochester Fire Chief at a news conference Friday afternoon.

John Caufield retired as Rochester Fire Chief in April 2012 and accepted a position as the Mid-Atlantic Regional Director of the National Fire Protection Association. Caufield is a Chili native and joined the Rochester Fire Department in 1985. He was Rochester’s fire chief from 2007 to 2012.