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Jun 20

Fireworks Safety is a Must

Posted on June 20, 2022 at 11:35 AM by Kristy Bansemer

Similar to many of you, our firefighters are looking forward to celebrating Independence Day, a revered and important moment in American history. We enjoy watching the parade pass by Firehouse 81, and look forward to the open house at the Station following the parade.

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Jun 03

BBQ and Music Fest a Good Time for All

Posted on June 3, 2022 at 8:35 AM by Kristy Bansemer

How many different ways can you spell BBQ? Bar-b-que. Barbeque. Barbecue. No matter how you spell it, it makes me excited thinking about Derby’s largest event coming June 10 and 11 at High Park.

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May 23

Farewell to Our Finance Director

Posted on May 23, 2022 at 10:57 AM by Kristy Bansemer

Jean Epperson has filled the position of Finance Director for 21 years in Derby. It’s a job that can often be overlooked when things are going the City’s way. In Jean’s case she has handled the job so well that little attention has ever been brought to the City regarding financial issues. She has truly been a dedicated public servant and will work her last day with the City on June 14.    

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