Assembly approves Fire/EMS/SAR director hire
September 22, 2022
Aaron Hankins was officially hired as the new Fire/EMS/SAR director during Monday evening's Petersburg Borough Assembly meeting with unanimous approval.
Hankins said he was initially hesitant to apply for the position and try to follow in the footsteps of former director Sandy Dixson, but after receiving encouragement from friends and family he decided to give it a shot.
"My dad is the one who sat me down and said, 'listen the worst they can say is no, from what I've see you have what it takes to do it,'" Hankins said.
He has volunteered with the Petersburg Volunteer Fire Department since 2...