Firefighters Celebrate 25 Years with Special Employee at #1

Wednesday, March 28, 2012 - 2:40am

City of Madison firefighters and Fire Fighters Local 311 will host a celebration for a long time worker at Firehouse #1 today.

Jim McKinley has performed various maintenance and clean-up duties every Wednesday at the station for 25 years in a position funded by Fire Fighters Local 311 Charities.

Jim, who has developmental disabilities, will be honored by friends and family from 9:45 until 11:00 this morning, with Madison Mayor Paul Soglin and State Representative Mark Pocan on hand at 10:00 to present a commemorative plaque.

  • Lori Wirth, (608) 266-5947