Greater Eagle Fire names acting chief, explores interim options

By Pam Boyd

EAGLE — Following the arrest of fire chief Kurtis Vogel on charges of stealing more than $120,000 from the city of Sterling, the Greater Eagle Fire Protection District has named division chief Bill Kennedy as the acting fire chief.Vogel remains on administrative leave without pay until further notice due to his unavailability to perform his duties.Following Vogel’s Aug. 11 arrest, the Greater Eagle Fire Protection District and the accounting firm Marchetti & Weaver, LLC, completed an internal audit of controls and account . No discrepancies were found during the review.A special meeting for the Greater Eagle Fire Protection District Board …

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