Podcast: Retiring fire chief reflects on 35-year career

By Jay Socol, Public Communications Director

When College Station Fire Chief Eric Hurt announced his upcoming retirement, we couldn’t let him slip out the door before he gave us an exit interview about his 35-year career with CSFD.

In this episode, Chief Hurt talks about the ranks he enjoyed most and least, what he considers his closest call as a firefighter, and how the fire services industry could evolve over the next 10 years.

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csf_jsocolAbout the Author

Jay Socol (@jaysocol) is in his seventh year as College Station’s public communications director. A 1991 graduate of Texas A&M. Jay has also been communications director for the Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service, public information officer for the City of Bryan, and news director at several Bryan-College Station area radio stations. Hes a native of Breckenridge.


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