Watertown City Council to consider two appointments at tonight’s meeting

Photo courtesy KWAT's Mike Tanner

May 17, 2021

Mike Tanner

WATERTOWN, S.D.–The Watertown City Council will consider two appointments at their meeting tonight.

The first is the consideration of Don Rowland to become the new chief of Watertown Fire Rescue, effective May 31st. He would place the retiring chief, Doug Kranz. Rowland currently serves as assistant chief.

The council will also consider the appointment of Darci Nichols as Human Resources Director, with a start date of June 1st. 

She would replace Jillaine Pfiefle, who quit as HR Director after about a year-and-a-half on the job.