Fire Commission Information

The Fire Commission appoints and removes the Fire Chief, reviews rules for the administration of the Fire Department, reviews the annual budget prepared by the Fire Chief and makes recommendations to the Mayor and the County Council.  It also hears citizen complaints regarding the department or its personnel and recommends appropriate corrective action to the Chief.

 

The Commission consists of seven at-large members appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by the County Council to staggered three year terms. 

 

For more information about the duties and responsibilities of the Fire Commission, please refer to Article XII, Sections 12.01-12.05, Kauai County Charter.

 

*Please note that complaint forms are available for download and must be notarized prior to submittal.


Meeting Time/Location:  2:00pm, Meeting Room 2A/2B, 1st Monday of each month

Contact Information

Fire Commission correspondence may be sent to:

Fire Commission
c/o Office of Boards & Commissions
4444 Rice Street, Suite 150
Līhu‘e, HI 96766  

Phone: (808) 241-4920
Fax: (808) 241-5127

Commissioners

  • Chad Pacheco, Chair
  • Linda Kaauwai-Iwamoto, Vice Chair
  • Jen Chahannovich
  • Alfred Levinthol
  • Michael Martinez
  • Alfredo C. Garces Jr.
  • Thomas Nizo

Agendas


Tuesday, November 12, 2019
11-19-2019 Agenda

Special Fire Commission Meeting


Tuesday, October 29, 2019
11-04-2019 Meeting Agenda Packet

Fire Commission Meeting


Wednesday, September 25, 2019
10-07-2019 Agenda Packet

Fire Commission Meeting


Monday, September 9, 2019
09-16-2019 Special Meeting Agenda

Fire Commission Special Meeting


Monday, August 26, 2019
09-03-2019 Agenda Packet

Fire Commission Meeting


Monday, August 5, 2019
08-12-2019 Agenda Packet

Fire Commission Meeting


Monday, June 24, 2019
07-01-2019 Agenda Packet

Fire Commission Meeting


Thursday, May 23, 2019
06-03-2019 Agenda Packet

Fire Commission Meeting


Friday, April 26, 2019
05-06-2019 Agenda Packet

Fire Commission Meeting


Monday, March 25, 2019
04-01-2019 Agenda Packet

Fire Commission Meeting


Monday, February 25, 2019
02-04-2019 Agenda Packet

Fire Commission Meeting


Friday, February 22, 2019
03-04-2019 Agenda Packet

Fire Commission Meeting


Friday, January 25, 2019
02-04-2019 Agenda

Fire Commission Meeting


Tuesday, January 22, 2019
01-29-2019 Special Meeting Agenda

Special Fire Commission Meeting


Thursday, December 27, 2018
01-07-2019 Agenda Packet

Fire Commission Meeting

Minutes


Tuesday, November 5, 2019
10-07-2019 Open Session Minutes

Fire Commission Meeting


Monday, September 16, 2019
09-16-2019 Open Session Minutes

Fire Commission Meeting


Tuesday, September 3, 2019
09-03-2019 Minutes Approved as amended

Fire Commission Meeting


Monday, August 12, 2019
08-12-2019 Open Session Minutes

Fire Commission Meeting


Monday, July 1, 2019
07-01-2019 Open Session Minutes

Fire Commission Meeting


Monday, June 3, 2019
06-03-2019 Open Session Minutes

Fire Commission Meeting


Monday, May 6, 2019
05-06-2019 Open Session Minutes

Fire Commission Meeting


Monday, April 1, 2019
04-01-2019 Open Session Minutes

Fire Commission Meeting


Monday, March 4, 2019
03-04-2019 Approved as amended

Fire Commission Meeting


Monday, February 4, 2019
02-04-2019 Open Session Minutes

Fire Commission Meeting


Tuesday, January 29, 2019
01-29-2019 Special Open Session Minutes

Special Open Session Meeting


Monday, January 7, 2019
01-07-2019 Open Session Minutes

Fire Commission Meeting

Fire Commission Documents

 TitleDescriptionModified DateSize
Complaint Form and Guidelines 3/20/2014161.44 KB
Kauai County CharterArticle XII11/3/2014123.15 KB
Kauai Fire CommissionRules of Administrative Practice & Procedure11/21/2007115.31 KB

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