Victoria Fire Dept Has New Chief

Victoria – Its now official, the City of Victoria has a new leader for the city’s fire department.

Robert “Tracy” Fox, 22 year veteran with the Victoria fire department, was officially sworn in this morning, in front of city officials and proud friends and family members. During his career with the fire department, Fox has been promoted many times, and now has reached the top seat, that being fire department chief. Fox plans to keep his personal passion of serving the community alive. Along with his role as chief, Fox is passionate about his role as a father, so much so, that his daughter helped him write his acceptance speech.

“I’m so excited and honored to be the new fire chief for the Victoria fire department. I promise to be kind and respectful, and I am so proud she picked those two words, kind and respectful…because we have one in our city, and i want to be that leader for you.”

Fox began his career with the Victoria fire department as a firefighter EMT in June 1996. Fox is originally from Cuero.