Timothy McConnell http://wwno.org en Timothy McConnell Named New Superintendent Of The New Orleans Fire Department http://wwno.org/post/timothy-mcconnell-named-new-superintendent-new-orleans-fire-department <p>Timothy A. McConnell was named the&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">New Orleans Fire Department's new&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Superintendent in a press conference held at City Hall on Wednesday.</span></p><p>McConnell, a 29-year veteran of the department, is the NOFD's&nbsp;eleventh superintendent since its founding as a modern firefighting organization in December 1891. McConnell joined the department in 1984 as a 22-year-old, according to information provided by the city, and rose through the ranks quickly.</p> Wed, 10 Jul 2013 23:24:21 +0000 Jason Saul 39275 at http://wwno.org