Archive for May, 2017

Chief Jack Nelson receives Lifetime Achivement Award at the Farmington Chamber of Commerce 51st Annual Awards Dinner

Chief Jack Nelson (Chief during 1994 – 2004) was recognized for 46 years of service to the community by the Farmington Chamber of Commerce Wednesday May 10th at their 51st Awards Dinner.

Chief Nelson joined the EFVFD in 1971 and worked his way through the ranks fulfilling numerous responsibilities while raising three children, two of whom currently follow in his footsteps as Chief Officers.

Chief Nelson continues to serve the community as a first responder.  Jack is presently working closely with the Chamber coordinating a joint Golf Tournament benefiting both organizations.  To participate in this event, contact Jack at

Jack and Claire Nelson

Brendan Moran, Chamber President, presenting Lifetime Achievement Award to Chief John Nelson









The Nelson Family

Friends and Family attending the Awards Dinner.