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For Immediate Release:
January 16, 2013

Media Contact:
Vanessa Santana-Peñate

Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez to hold Fire Chief retirement news conference tomorrow


(MIAMI, January 16, 2013) –Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez will hold a news conference to announce the retirement of Fire Chief William “Shorty” Bryson on Thursday, January 17, 2013, at 9:15 a.m., in the Stephen P. Clark Center, 111 NW 1st Street, 2nd Floor Media Room, Miami, FL 33128. Prior to joining the Miami-Dade County Fire Rescue Department, Chief Bryson served in the City of Miami Fire Department for 35 years. Chief Bryson began his career there as a firefighter in 1975, and steadily rose through the ranks to the position of Fire Chief, which he held for nine years. Chief Bryson has been the Miami-Dade County Fire Rescue Chief since August 2011.

Who: Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez
Miami-Dade County Fire Chief William “Shorty” Bryson

What:Fire Chief William “Shorty” Bryson Retirement News Conference

When: January 17, 2013, 9:15 a.m.

Where:Stephen P. Clark Center
111 NW 1st Street
2nd Floor Media Room
Miami, FL 33128



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