From the Telegram Website


St. John’s fire Chief Mike Dwyer is retiring to spend more time with his family.

City’s deputy chief of operations also calling it a career

“They both have a longstanding service to the city,” said Breen, who also noted the city’s top marks in the 2012 report. “Deputy chief Peach … he’s certainly the major person involved in firefighting operations. And the director, Mike Dwyer, Mike came to the city when it took over the regional fire department from the province. The true testament to these two gentlemen, and others in the fire department is the report … that said the St. John’s Regional Fire Department had one of the top three fire protection services in the country.”