Earlier this year on March 29th, 2014 Rescue 1 Platoon #1 Sgt. Scott Richardson was detailed to Rescue 3 for the tour, and had run a fire that morning in the 1200 Block of Stevens Road SE, intial reports stated a house was on fire with people trapped. Units quickly arrived on scene and found fire showing. Rescue 3 arrived on scene and made numerous rescues including two children. For his actions, along with the rest of the crew, Sgt Richardson was awarded the Certifcate of Valor along with a Medal of Valor. From the members of Engine 2, Rescue 1 and the office of the Deputy Fire Chief we congratulate Sgt Richardson and everyone honored for their heroic efforts.