Meet and greet new Tyler Fire Chief Thursday

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - A special ribbon cutting will be held for the new City of Tyler Fire Chief.

It is going to be held at the Tyler Rose Garden on Thursday, November 17, at 5 p.m

A reception following the ribbon cutting will go from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. where there will be a meet and greet for Chief David Coble.

Fire Chief David Coble is the first African-American Fire Chief in Tyler, the city's statement said.

For more information contact Stanley Cofer, president of Empowerment Community Development Corporation at: empowermentcdc@yahoo.com

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