Ascension Parish Mutual Aid Officers sworn in

Staff reports
Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office Captain Lee Anderson swears in the 2010 Ascension Parish Mutual Aid Association Officers.

Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office Captain Lee Anderson swore in the 2010 Ascension Parish Mutual Aid Association Officers. Gonzales Fire Chief Tracey Normand was elected president, St. Amant Fire Chief James E. LeBlanc was elected vice president and Ascension Fire Coordinator Gene Witek was elected secretary/treasurer of the organization.

Ascension Parish Mutual Aid Association is an organization that was developed more than 40 years ago for all emergency agencies in the parish.

Mutual Aid meets every other month to discuss the emergency response needs of the parish.

Members are the Sheriff’s Office and Haz-Mat Team, Ascension Parish Vehicle Rescue Teams, Sorrento FD, 5th Ward FD, St. Amant FD, Geismar FD, Acadian Ambulance, Gonzales FD, Prairieville FD, Galvez-Lake Fire Department, 7th District FD, Donaldsonville FD and Ascension OEP.