Columbus Fire Department Promotion Announcement-
The Columbus Fire Department proudly announces that Firefighter Michael Nida has been promoted to the rank of Lieutenant. Lieutenant Nida is a 17 year veteran of the department and holds numerous training certifications: Emergency Medical Technician, Hazardous Materials Technician, Fire Inspector, Aircraft Rescue, Technical Rescue Awareness, and Strategies and Tactics.
Lieutenant Nida is also a 31 year veteran of the Indiana Army National Guard where he currently holds the rank of First Sergeant. During his Army career Nida has been deployed to Bosnia, Iraq, and Kuwait. Lieutenant Nida is currently assigned to Squad 1; the department’s technical rescue response vehicle.
Lieutenant Mike Nida