November 6, 2017

NFD Hires 2 New Firefighter/Paramedics

NEWARK, OH (November 2, 2017) – Newark Mayor Jeff Hall is proud to announce the addition of two new Firefighter/Paramedics to the Newark Division of Fire. […]
June 30, 2017

NFD Hires 1 New Firefighter

Jason Hood, age 34, is a state certified firefighter and paramedic. Jason attended Delaware Career Center and has worked with Eastern Knox Joint Fire District and […]
June 9, 2017

Chief Connor Graduates from OFE

Chief Connor graduated today from the Ohio Fire Executive program.  The Ohio Fire Executive (OFE) program, created and administered by the Ohio Fire & Emergency Services Foundation, […]
May 17, 2017

Metzger Promoted to Deputy Chief

Captain Brandon Metzger was promoted to Deputy Chief today.  Metzger has been with the fire department since 2003 and served as a lieutenant before being promoted […]
February 28, 2017

NFD Welcomes 5 New Staff

The city of Newark, Division of Fire hired five new personnel today.  One employee was hired utilizing an existing grant and the other 4 were hired to replace attitioned […]
December 16, 2015

2015 NFD Awards Ceremony

On December 15th the Newark Fire Department honored citizens and firefighters who went beyond the normal scope of duty or activity.  To see a photo gallery […]
July 8, 2015

SAFER Grant Awarded for 3 Additional Personnel

The City of Newark was selected to receive $369,265 in the FY14 Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) grant program.  In essence the grant […]
April 20, 2015

Firefighter Black Promoted to Lieutenant

Firefighter/Paramedic Josh Black was promoted to Lieutenant this evening in council chambers. Josh started his career with the Newark Fire Department in July of 2007.  He […]
February 12, 2015

Promotions to Captain and Assistant Chief

Here is the biographical information for the promotions of Captain Nick Simmons (to Assistant Chief) and Lieutenant Terry Lynn (to Captain): MAYOR HALL ANNOUNCES NICK SIMMONS AS […]