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Civil Service

The Civil Service Commission is responsible for administering competitive examinations for all original appointments and all promotions for safety force positions in the classified service. The commission also hears appeals of employees in the classified service from final decisions of appointing authorities relative to reduction in pay or position, job abolishment, layoff, suspension, and discharge.

Eligibility List:
Fire Assistant Chief
Fire Captain
Police Captain
Police Lieutenant
Police Sergeant
Police Officer (Lateral Transfer)
Police Officer
Personal History Questionnaire – Police Officer


Dan Reaser, Chairman
Gregory Worcester, Vice Chairman
Roger McFrederick
Debbie Spangenberg, Clerk