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A familiar face in a new place: Garden City appoints 'new' fire chief

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Garden City has officially appointed a new fire chief, but officials say he'll be familiar to some.

According to a news release, Garden City has appointed Interim Chief Medeiros as the new Chief of the Garden City Fire Department.

Medeiros has been the interim chief for six months. He will take on the role of chief immediately.

The promotion will be formally recognized at the Garden City City Council meeting on Monday, July 17, 2017, at 6 p.m.

That meeting will be held at City Hall, which is located at 100 Central Avenue in Garden City.

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