Chief Robert Rasnick, who has been a member of the Suffield Township Fire Department for about half of its existence, will be the speaker at the Suffield Township Historical Society's meeting on Monday May 15th at 7:00 PM. The meeting, which will be in the Community Room of the Fire House, is the last in the "Speaker's Series" of talks until next September. A short business meeting will take place before the Fire Chief's presentation. As always, light refreshments will be available.
Bob Rasnick has been the Fire Chief since May 1, 1984 and a member of the department since June 26,1979. His presentation will feature facts on the department's history as well as photos and stories, some of which have never surfaced before. During the seventy-five year history of the Fire Department, there have been six fire chiefs, approximately 250 firefighters and three different fire houses.