Pancake Breakfast / Station Re-Dedication
On August 12th, 2023 Front Range Fire Rescue hosted their annual pancake breakfast at Station 2 in Milliken. Additionally, this year there was a re-dedication ceremony of Fire Station 2 honoring past members of the Milliken Fire District. Joining Fire Chief Michael West for the dedication were 6 previous Milliken Fire Chiefs that represented 5 decades of service to the Milliken community. The past Chiefs in attendance were Chief Jerry Kilgore (Chief from 1979 to 1984), Chief Bob Caillouette (1987), Chief Dave Meyer (1995-2000), Chief Kelvin Knaub (2000-2006), Chief Sean McCauley (2006-2009), and Chief Ron Bateman (2009-2019). There was also many past firefighters and their families in attendance. The Roosevelt High School Baseball Team assisted with the preparation of breakfast. After breakfast and the ceremony everyone enjoyed the annual “Beef and Bean Day” parade and other festivities.