As of Wednesday, February 24, 2016
DALLAS — Dallas Fire & EMS Deputy Chief Greg Riemer was named “officer of the year” and firefighter Richard Alarid was given “firefighter of the year” honors during the annual Sweethearts Banquet on Feb. 13.
Riemer also was recognized for 35 years of service to the department.
Dallas Fire’s “rookie of the year” award went to Andy Wallace, and paramedic Lisa Baubock was named “EMT of the year.”
The Bollman Family — Michael, Karen, Grant, Mitchell and Braden — was given the excellence in service award.
During 2015, the department responded to 1,021 incidents and EMS responded to 3,287 calls for assistance.