Henry had many positions including 3 years as Chief

Seneca Courier Tribune – January 25, 2017
Submitted by Newz Group – February 17, 2017


Allen Henry announced his retirement from the Seneca Fire Department at the regular meeting held on November 28, 2016. Allen had served on the Seneca Fire Department since his election on November 25, 1996.

During Allen’s years on the department, he served on the dance committee one year. Allen was in charge of the Water Wagon in 1998. In 1999 Allen was selected to be the Dance Committee Chairman. Allen was in charge of Truck #4 in 2000, and was Assistant Secretary in 2001, 2002 and 2003. He was elected Lieutenant of Truck #2 in 2004 and elected Captain of Rescue in 2005 and 2006.

In 2007 he was elected as 1st Assistant Fire Chief and continued as in 2008 and 2009. Allen was elected 2nd Assistant Fire Chief in 2010 and continued as 2nd Assistant Chief in 2011 and 2012. Allen was elected as Fire Chief in 2013 and served as Fire Chief in 2014 and 2015. Allen finished his year on the Stutz Committee.

A fireman may be reelected every year up to three years before he must step down from the office.

Allen has dedicated 20 years of his time and he will be greatly missed by the department. Thank you Allen for volunteering your time and hard work to your community.


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