Plainfield Fire Department

Fire Union asking for $634,000 increase in three-year contract

September 15, 2011 // 0 Comments

Plainfield, union negotiations ‘distressed’ by BETH ALTENA Steven Girard, contract attorney, advises the Plainfield Township Board of the total costs of demands in the negotiation of a firefighter contracts over the next three years. Negotiations are stalled on 25 issues—15 from the union and 10 from the township. Negotiations between Plainfield Township and the [...]

Plainfield Fire Department on life-saving streak

December 18, 2009 // 0 Comments

Plainfield Fire Chief Dave Peterson earned a prestigious title in 2009, and recently his firefighters have saved two people who were without pulse or respiration when the rescue workers arrived. “I am very proud of them. These are the things that keep us going some days, the fact that we do save one.” Plainfield Fire Chief Dave Peterson was commenting on the actions [...]