News EMS based ahead of schedule and on budget says Director SHARE ON: Smith Autumn, contributor, Thursday, Mar. 12th, 2015 The County’s EMS Director, Craig Jones couldn’t say enough good things about the new base in Minden. At yesterday’s committee meeting, he said the project is on budget and ahead of schedule. He said the paramedics should be able to move into the new base at the end of the month. Jones said the project is something everyone should be proud of and they’ll be planning a grand opening in May to celebrate.