Jose Santiago

Emanuel Fire Commissioner Announcement

Santiago Takes Over As Fire Chief After Hoff’s Sudden Retirement

There was a changing of the guard at the Chicago Fire Department on Thursday, after Fire Commissioner Robert Hoff abruptly resigned and fellow 30-year veteran firefighter Jose Santiago took the reins of the department.

CBS Chicago–02/16/2012

Chicago Fire Commissioner Bob Hoff (Credit: CBS)

Fire Commissioner Stepping Down

Mayor Rahm Emanuel is losing his first major cabinet member. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine has learned that Fire Commissioner Robert Hoff is retiring.

CBS 2–02/15/2012

Inside The 911 Call Center (City Of Chicago Photo)

Aldermen Complain Of Slow 911 Response

Frustration over the way 911 emergency calls are handled.

WBBM Newsradio–10/21/2010