Fire chief announces restructure in department

SAN BENITO — There has been a shift in leadership within the fire department.

San Benito Fire Chief Raul Zuniga made the announcement about the shift a few days ago.

“In a measure to streamline operations and provide better service to the San Benito community, TJ (Jesus) Tijerina is being moved from the assistant chief’s position to lead the equipment apparatus maintenance division of the fire department,” said Zuniga.

He assures no positions are being eliminated.

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