Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr. announces that a new Assistant Chief has been chosen for the City of Hammond Fire Department.
Assistant Chief Karl Repay will succeed Assistant Chief Pat Moore, Jr. Moore a 23 year veteran of the Hammond Fire Department who recently announced his retirement.
Assistant Chief Repay began his career with the Hammond Fire Department in December, 1991 holding various positions as EMT, Hazmat, Engineer to Captain his current position which he has held since January, 2014.
Repay was raised and continues to reside in Hammond and graduated from Bishop Noll Institute. He is married with two sons.