Monterey Park Hires New Fire Chief
By EGP News
Scott Haberle has been hired by Monterey Park to serve as the city’s new fire chief effective July 14.
Haberle will lead a department of 52 sworn fire personnel, three fire stations and an annual budget of over $11 million.
Haberle was previously deputy fire chief of the Monrovia Fire Department, where he worked since 1992. Haberle has coordinated and managed specialized assignments in fire prevention, emergency medical services, the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) and emergency operations center.
He received a master’s in public administration from the University of La Verne and completed his Executive Fire Officer designation from the National Fire Academy.
A swearing in ceremony will take place on Tuesday, July 15 at 2:00 p.m. at the city hall council chambers.
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