Appointment of New Fire Chief

Deputy Chief Ben Wozney has been selected to become the Wilmette Fire Department’s new chief. Wozney will succeed Chief Mike McGreal, who retires August 2, 2017 after 29 years with the department.
Wozney started his career in Wilmette as a firefighter/paramedic in 1995, was promoted to Lieutenant in 2010, Duty Chief in 2015, and was promoted to Deputy Chief in 2016.