Tommy LaPonsey talks about his background and why he decided to run for office. He says that he moved to Idaho from California because he wanted to raise his family in a better environment. He also has 29 years of experience in the fire service.
Ed Bejarana asks Tommy LaPonsey about his personal and professional qualifications. Tommy LaPonsey says that he is passionate about public service and wants to make a difference in the community. He also has a lot of experience in the fire service, including running a busy fire station and responding to large-scale brush fires.
Ed Bejarana and Tommy LaPonsey discuss some of the specific issues facing the Kootenai County Fire and Rescue Department. Tommy LaPonsey says that he is committed to maintaining the department’s high standards of training and service. He also wants to make sure that the department is prepared to handle the challenges of growth in the community.