Medical Lake firefighter association donates funds
Final act of the last volunteers of century-old department
Last updated 1/2/2020 at 10:34am
MEDICAL LAKE — In one of its final acts, the Medical Lake Volunteer Firefighters Association withdrew the remaining funds from the associations bank account and donated it to the community it served for 115 years.
“One of the last things the association voted on was to disperse those funds into the community,” former Medical Lake Fire Chief Jason Mayfield said.
Mayfield, the department’s last fire chief, had the responsibility of overseeing the transition of the department after voters approved its annexation into Spokane County Fire District 3 in August.
The remaining 20 members of...