Medina fills vacancy in fire department

By Tom Rivers, Editor Posted 12 November 2014 at 12:00 am

MEDINA – Ashton Lang is a new full-time firefighter for the Medina Fire Department, filling a vacancy created by the resignation of Jerry Lewis.

Lang has been working as a temporary firefighter for Medina FD. He also is a volunteer for the Lyndonville Fire Department. He is pictured in the photo at Lyndonville as part of a fire prevention program at the school on Oct. 7.

The Fire Department is now back up to 13 full-time firefighters following the Village Board’s appointment on Monday. The Fire Department now has two vacancies in temporary positions that Fire Chief Todd Zinkievich would like to fill.