Cedar Park has selected
James Mallinger to serve as Chief of the Cedar Park Fire Department.
Mallinger has served
the city since 1996. He joined the Fire Department as a firefighter in January
1996 and worked his way through the ranks. He was promoted to Assistant Fire
Chief in February 1999 and has twice served as Interim Fire Chief. Mallinger
also served as the City Emergency Coordinator for approximately six years.
Mallinger will lead a
department of 66 firefighters and civilian staff of three, and annual budget of