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Allentown Fire Department seeing changes at the top

Published On: Apr 11 2014 04:17:30 PM CDT
Updated On: Apr 11 2014 04:50:45 PM CDT

The Allentown Fire Department is seeing a few changes at the top.

ALLENTOWN, Pa. -

The Allentown Fire Department is seeing a few changes at the top.

During a ceremony Friday morning, Bob Kudlak was officially sworn in as the interim fire chief and Assistant Chief Lee Laubach was promoted to deputy chief of operations.

Mayor Ed Pawlowski also announced that Laubach will serve as the head of the city's new emergency management team.

Pawlowski said the team is made up of a number of city officials who will respond to emergency situations in Allentown.