Mike Iles will soon become the new fire chief for Dysart et al.

Iles is inviting residents to his retirement party at Curry Chevrolet Buick GMC.

He will be retiring from his current job as the service manager for the company.

The current fire chief Miles Maughan will step down in June.

Maughan says he will start training Iles in May, and he’s looking forward to it.

The retirement party is on Thursday, April 21st.