City proclaims week in honor of O’Fallon EMS Department



Pictured, from left: Public Safety Director Eric Van Hook, Paramedic Donna Conklin, Paramedic Marty Nungesser, Paramedic Timothy McClain, EMS Business Coordinator Jeff Wild, EMS Supervisor Kim Lamprecht, Mayor Herb Roach, Paramedic Dustin Castle, Explorer Darion Meeks, EMS Supervisor James Holley, Explorer Halie Kern, Explorer John Boling, Explorer Skyler Mitchell, Explorer Tanner Johnson, Paramedic Greg Muskopf, EMS Supervisor Jeremy Sherman
(O’Fallon Weekly Photo by Nick Miller)

O’FALLON – At the May 15 O’Fallon City Council Meeting, Mayor Herb Roach and the City Council issued a Proclamation declaring May 22 – 26, 2017, as O’Fallon EMS Week in appreciation to O’Fallon’s Emergency Medical Services Department for the vital services they perform in our community.

“When a serious injury or accident occurs in our City, residents can rest assured that they are in good hands with the O’Fallon EMS Department,” said Mayor Roach.

The EMS held an Open House on Wednesday, May 17 at Fire Station #4, located at 1215 Taylor Road. The event included many fun activities for children and adults including tours of the EMS/Fire Headquarters building, a bounce house, a landing by the Air Medical Helicopter, and a live extrication performed by the O’Fallon Fire Department.

(O’Fallon Weekly Photos by Nick Miller)