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Chief Brian Gorski and Chief Robert Bounds, Jr.,

By WILLIE CIRONE, Senior Correspondent | April 02, 2021 | FLORIDA

Story No. 040221107

Southern Manatee Fire Rescue recently held a Change of Leadership ceremony. Pictured are Chief Brian Gorski, who is retiring after 45 years of service, and Chief Robert Bounds, Jr., who will be taking the top spot in the department.

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