Office of Mayor Thaddeus Kirkland                                             



Date: Tuesday, July 21, 2020                                                                              

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                 


contact: Aigner Cleveland

Press Secretary



City of Chester to Swear-In New Fire Cadets during July 22 Council Meeting




(CHESTER, PA) – The city of Chester will swear-in five new firefighters during Council Meeting on Wednesday, July 22 at 10:30 am.


The five firefighters are recent graduates of the Philadelphia Fire Academy, Class 197. The group of men were among 64 fire cadets who completed nine months of training.


The official swearing-in ceremony will take place immediately following the city of Chester’s Deliberative Meeting.


While the meeting is closed to the public, each firefighter will be permitted to invite two family members.  Members of the media are permitted to attend.


The meeting will be live streamed on the City’s Facebook page.


WHO:  The city of Chester  


WHAT:  Will formally swear-in five newly graduated fire cadets during the city of Chester’s regularly scheduled City Council Meeting


WHERE: Chester City Hall (Council Chambers)

             1 E. Fourth Street

             Chester, PA 19013


WHEN: Wednesday, July 22, 2020 at 10:30am