Township Board Approves Contract For New Fire Chief

Deputy Chief Matthew Beauchamp promoted to Fire Chief.

The Comstock Township Board voted Monday evening during a regularly scheduled board meeting to approve the proposed contract for fulfillment of the vacant Fire Chief position. This contract names former Deputy Chief Matthew Beauchamp the new Fire Chief, effective immediately. Beauchamp has been serving as the Acting Chief since June following the line of duty death of former Fire Chief Edward Switalski. Beauchamp has been serving the fire department since 1995.