Ken Johnson takes over at Fire District 10
Last updated 8/1/2019 at 9:55am
Spokane County Fire District 10 welcomed a new fire chief this week, with its Board of Commissioners announcing the appointment of former Cheney firefighter Ken Johnson to the position.
Johnson served with the Cheney Fire Department as a lieutenant and battalion chief for 17 years and served as interim fire chief for one year. He will take over from former District 10 Fire Chief Nick Scharff, who announced his retirement earlier this year after 42 years of service.
Johnson will be responsible for the daily operations of the district’s five stations, 11 fulltime employees and 85 voluntee...