Interim Lincoln Fire Chief named

John Huff

A Lincoln Fire and Rescue veteran will serve as Interim Chief after Chief Niles Ford leaves Thursday. 

Mayor Chris Beutler announced 37 year veteran and Assistant Fire Chief John Huff will fill the position.

Huff will be responsible for LFR's administration, training and maintenance. Huff started as a firefighter and company officer in 1974. Fire Chief Niles Ford will be leaving for Chamblee, Georgia.