President Brian Latham of the Fauquier County professional firefighter's union has issued a press release thanking former Chief Thomas Billington of the Fauquier County Department of Fire, Rescue and Emergency Management for his service and welcoming Chief Darren Stevens as interim chief.
"The Fauquier County Professional Firefighters would like to extend our sincere thanks for the dedication and leadership provided by Chief Thomas Billington over the last six years. Chief Billington worked tirelessly with the first responders of the county to implement countless initiatives in a tireless effort to provide a safer community for the citizens, employees, and visitors of Fauquier County. It has been an honor to work with him, and we wish him the best in his future endeavors.
We would also like to congratulate Chief Darren Stevens on his appointment as interim Fire and Rescue Chief. We are excited to have such a dedicated, accomplished and experienced chief officer to lead our department through this transitional period. Our membership looks forward to working together with Chief Stevens to continue to meet the public safety needs of the citizens of Fauquier County."