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Tavis Leake named as new chief of Fire District 1

  • The Wichita Eagle
  • Published Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at 5:05 p.m.

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Sedgwick County Fire District 1 has named Tavis Leake its new chief.

He replaces Gary Curmode, who left the county to take a job in Colorado.

Leake has worked for the fire district for 23 years, a news release said. He most recently served as fire marshal.

Reach Deb Gruver at 316-268-6400 or dgruver@wichitaeagle.com. Follow her on Twitter: @SGCountyDeb.

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