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Firefighters Honored As They Accept Promotions

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Rochester: Firefighters Honored As They Accept Promotions
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A promotional ceremony was held Monday morning for several members of the Rochester Fire Department.

Chief Sam Mitrano recognized the men for their hard work, dedication, and commitment to the department.

Firefighters Stephen Weisensel, Gary Lewis Jr., and James Flanagan were all promoted to rank of Lieutenant.

Lieutenant Jason Walter moved up to Captain. Captain John Schreiber was promoted to Deputy Chief and Battalion Chief Robert McEneaney was promoted to Deputy Chief.

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