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Iowa City Fire Chief Candidates Named
By Gregg Hennigan, Reporter
IOWA CITY, Iowa - Iowa City has released the names of five finalists for the fire chief job, and three of them are already with the city's Fire Department.
The public will get a chance to meet the candidates in a meet and greet that starts at 5:30 p.m. July 11 at the Iowa City/Johnson County Senior Center, 28 S. Linn St.
Andy Rocca retired this spring after 17 years as Iowa City's fire chief.
The candidates, according to a news release, are:
John Grier, battalion chief/fire marshal, Iowa City Fire Department
Greg Main, district chief, Evansville, Ind., Fire Department
Eric Nurnberg, captain, Iowa City Fire Department
Brian Platz, battalion chief, Iowa City Fire Department
John-Paul Schilling, chief, Cedar Falls Fire Department