Former Medical Lake fire chief honored
Gino Palomino receives Lifetime Achievement Award for 16 years
Last updated 3/21/2019 at 4:31pm
Current and past Medical Lake firefighters and former chiefs came together on Saturday at the Medical Lake City Hall to honor former Medical Lake Fire Chief Gino Palomino with a Lifetime Achievement Award for his 16 years of service with the Medical Lake Fire Department.
“It’s definitely a well-deserved award,” current Fire Chief Jason Mayfield said.
Palomino was chief for eight years, and served on the Medical Lake Fire Department for 16 years, from 1992 to his departure in 2008.
Palomino was instrumental in developing the Medical Lake department’s emergency medical services divis...