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LSFD Releases 2018-2023 Strategic Plan

The Lee’s Summit Fire Department is pleased to announce the release of the 2018-2023 Lee's Summit Fire Department Strategic Plan. This community –driven document is based on community and membership input designed to provide long-term direction and focus to the organization. The external and internal stakeholders’ groups did an outstanding job revisiting the Department’s foundation (Mission, Values, and Vision) and setting forth a continuous improvement plan for the future that is justifiable and sustainable.

Thank you to everyone that participated in this process.

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Specialist Rod Gravitt Retires
Specialist Rod Gravitt Retires

Specialist Rod Gravitt Retires

After 36 years of dedicated service to the citizens of Lee's Summit, Specialist Rod Gravitt gave his final radio transmission from a fire truck on February 28. Please join the Lee's Summit Fire Department in congratulating Rod on his much deserved retirement. Thank you for your service! https://youtu.be/hOvL-gB6TIA
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