Paducah Fire Department http://wkms.org en Paducah City Commission Set to Approve Union Contracts with Police and Fire Departments http://wkms.org/post/paducah-city-commission-set-approve-union-contracts-police-and-fire-departments <p></p><p>With four months left until contracts with the police and fire unions is set to expire, the Paducah City Commission is expecting to pass agreements with the Paducah Police Bargaining Unit and Paducah Fire Fighters Local 186.</p><p> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 16:42:59 +0000 Lance Dennee 38787 at http://wkms.org Paducah City Commission Set to Approve Union Contracts with Police and Fire Departments Misconduct Allegations Toward Paducah Fire Captain Unfounded http://wkms.org/post/misconduct-allegations-toward-paducah-fire-captain-unfounded <p>Paducah City Manager Jeff Pederson, Paducah Fire Chief Stephen Kyle, and Human Resources Director Cindy Medford say misconduct allegations within the Paducah Fire Dept are unfounded.</p><p>A release from the city says &nbsp;no workplace policies were violated.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p> Wed, 08 Jan 2014 21:52:30 +0000 Chad Lampe 37893 at http://wkms.org Misconduct Allegations Toward Paducah Fire Captain Unfounded Paducah Police/Fire Chiefs Consider Possibility of Multi-Department Building http://wkms.org/post/paducah-policefire-chiefs-consider-possibility-multi-department-building <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Paducah's Police and Fire departments may consolidate facilities to operate under one roof. &nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Police Chief Brandon </span>Barnhill<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> says he and Fire Chief Steve Kyle have been researching the idea of a joint-department facility for about five years and are now looking into how it could work for Paducah. &nbsp;</span>Barnhill<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> says both departments are currently working out of cramped, out-dated quarters.</span></p><p> Mon, 30 Dec 2013 18:48:06 +0000 Rob Canning 37676 at http://wkms.org Paducah Police/Fire Chiefs Consider Possibility of Multi-Department Building Paducah Officials Condemn Historic Downtown Building http://wkms.org/post/paducah-officials-condemn-historic-downtown-building <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Paducah's downtown&nbsp;</span>Kresge<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;building may be set for demolition after the collapse of a large part of its roof. Paducah Fire Department Officials condemned the building this week fearing further damage might spill out onto the street. Officials said the building’s condition has been deteriorating for years and last weekend’s heavy rain only accelerated the damage.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Thu, 06 Jun 2013 19:26:46 +0000 Rob Canning 31905 at http://wkms.org Paducah Officials Condemn Historic Downtown Building Paducah gets Fire Prevention Division http://wkms.org/post/paducah-gets-fire-prevention-division <p>Paducah Mayor Bill Paxton and city commissioners passed an ordinance last night creating a Fire Prevention Division attached to the city&rsquo;s fire department.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 27 Jun 2012 13:15:59 +0000 Casey Northcutt 18594 at http://wkms.org Paducah gets Fire Prevention Division