The motion was made by Charles Garrett and seconded by Ernest Conn. Voting Police Jury Members were: David McManus, Leslie Thompson, and Troy Smith. The effective date of the ordinance was June 1, 1998.
The first board of commissioners were: Ms. Jerri Costin, David Craig, Joe Vail, Herbert Simmons Jr. and Larry Avery.
The ambulance service was stationed at Jackson Parish Hospital until January 2009. Since then, we have grown. We now have 2 stations.
And the sub-station is located at:
1490 Pine Street
Chatham, LA 71226
2020 Board Members:
(June 1998 – January 2004)
Aaron K. Johnson, Jr.(June 2015 - )
(February 2004 – May 2015)
The main station is located at:
115 Watts Street
Jonesboro, LA 71251