Echo Bay

Retired Fire Chief Honoured at Dinner

Mayor Lynn Watson and retired Fire Chief Janice Catling.
Mayor Lynn Watson and retired Fire Chief Janice Catling.
photo by Phyllis MacKay

The Township of MacDonald, Meredith & Aberdeen Additional hosted a retirement dinner on April 8th, to honour long-time Fire Chief Janice Catling.

Janice officially retired from the position of Fire Chief on March 31st, 2018. Many well wishes were extended for a job well done.

Janice will remain active as the Community Fire Safety Officer, and continue to volunteer and educate students about fire safety in the Echo Bay Public School.

Congratulations to Matt Jarrell, who is a volunteer firefighter for the Echo Bay department, and now the new Fire Chief. 

To read a previous North Channel Current article about Janice's 25 year career as Fire Chief click here.