Fire Commission Information

FIRE COMMISSION MEETINGS WILL BE CONDUCTED BY TELECONFERENCE DUE TO COVID-19 CONCERNS.  THE PUBLIC WILL BE ABLE TO LISTEN TO THE MEETING AUDIO AND OFFER PUBLIC COMMENT BY CALLING THE PHONE NUMBER AND ENTERING THE CONFERENCE CODE ID LISTED ON THE MEETING AGENDAS. EXECUTIVE SESSIONS ARE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC.


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:  2:00pm, 3rd Tuesday of each month

Contact Information

Fire Commission correspondence may be sent to:

Fire Commission
c/o Office of Boards & Commissions
4444 Rice Street, Suite 300
Līhu‘e, HI 96766  

Phone: (808) 241-4920
Email: mromo@kauai.gov

Commissioners

  • Chad Pacheco, Chair
  • Jen Chahanovich, Vice Chair
  • Alfredo Garces Jr.
  • Linda Kaauwai-Iwamoto
  • Alfred Levinthol
  • Michael Martinez
  • Rodney Yama

Agendas


Friday, May 6, 2022
2022 05-17 FC Meeting Materials

Fire Commission Meeting 


Friday, May 6, 2022
2022 05-17 FC Agenda

Fire Commission Meeting


Tuesday, April 19, 2022
2022 04-19 FC Meeting Materials

Fire Commission Meeting


Monday, April 11, 2022
2022 04-19 FC Agenda

Fire Commission Meeting


Wednesday, March 9, 2022
2022 03-15 FC Agenda Packet

Fire Commission Meeting


Wednesday, February 9, 2022
2022 02-15 FC Agenda Packet

Fire Commission Meeting


Tuesday, February 8, 2022
2022 02-15 FC Agenda

Fire Commission Meeting


Tuesday, January 11, 2022
2022 01-18 FC Agenda Packet

Fire Commission Meeting 


Wednesday, December 15, 2021
2021 12-21 FC Agenda

Fire Commission Meeting


Wednesday, November 10, 2021
2021 11-16 FC Agenda

Fire Commission Meeting


Tuesday, October 12, 2021
2021 10-19 FC Agenda

Fire Commission Meeting


Tuesday, September 14, 2021
2021 09-21 FC Agenda

Fire Commission Meeting CANCELLED LACK OF A QUORUM


Tuesday, August 10, 2021
2021 08-17 FC Agenda

Fire Commission Meeting


Tuesday, July 6, 2021
2021 07-12 FC Agenda

Fire Commission Meeting


Tuesday, June 15, 2021
2021 06-21 FC Agenda

Fire Commission Meeting


Monday, April 26, 2021
2021 05-03 FC Agenda

Fire Commission Meeting


Monday, March 29, 2021
2021 04-05 FC Agenda

Fire Commission Meeting


Monday, February 22, 2021
2021 03-01 FC Agenda

Fire Commission Meeting


Monday, January 25, 2021
2021 02-01 FC Agenda

Fire Commission Meeting


Monday, December 28, 2020
2021 01-04 FC Agenda

Fire Commission Meeting

Minutes


Friday, May 6, 2022
2022 FC 4-19 Minutes

Fire Commission DRAFT Meeting Minutes


Tuesday, April 19, 2022
2022 FC 03-15 Minutes

Fire Commission Approved Meeting Minutes


Thursday, March 24, 2022
2022 FC 2-15 Minutes

Fire Commission Approved Meeting Minutes - 3-15-2022


Wednesday, March 2, 2022
2022 FC 1-18 Minutes

Fire Commission Approved Meeting Minutes 2-15-2022


Wednesday, January 12, 2022
2021 FC 12-21 Minutes

Fire Commission Approved Meeting Minutes 1-18-2022


Tuesday, January 11, 2022
2021 FC 10-19 Minutes

Fire Commission Approved Meeting Minutes


Tuesday, January 11, 2022
2021 FC 11-16 Minutes

Fire Commission Approved Meeting Minutes


Wednesday, September 15, 2021
2021 FC 08-17 Minutes

Fire Commission Approved Meeting Minutes


Wednesday, August 18, 2021
2021 FC 07-12 Minutes

Fire Commission Approved Meeting Minutes


Monday, July 12, 2021
2021 06-21 FC Minutes

Fire Commission Approved Minutes


Tuesday, June 1, 2021
2021 05-03 FC Minutes

Fire Commission Approved Minutes


Tuesday, May 4, 2021
2021 04-05 FC Minutes

Fire Commission Approved Minutes


Tuesday, April 6, 2021
2021 03-01 FC Minutes

Fire Commission Approved Minutes


Tuesday, March 2, 2021
2021 02-01 FC Minutes

Fire Commission Approved Minutes


Tuesday, February 2, 2021
2021 01-04 FC Minutes

Fire Commission Approved Minutes

Fire Commission Documents

 TitleDescriptionModified DateSize
2022 Meeting ScheduleMeetings by Teleconference2/8/202258.88 KB
Complaint Form and Guidelines 7/8/2020298.33 KB
Kauai County CharterArticle XII11/3/2014123.15 KB
Kauai Fire CommissionRules of Administrative Practice & Procedure11/21/2007115.31 KB

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