LFR Chief Micheal Despain to Retire in March 2020

Mayor Leirion Gaylor Baird today announced that Fire Chief Micheal Despain will retire in March 2020. Despain came to Lincoln Fire and Rescue (LFR) in July 2016 after a 32-year fire service career in California.

It is unclear at this time who will be his replacement, but a source to LLCS says a search will be conducted.