June 8, 2018
By Jennifer Skelton
Katy Fire Department Chief Richard Payne retired Thursday from the department after 20+ years of service.
Chief Richard Payne was hired by City of Katy after volunteering, 20+ years ago.
The "final call" is a tradition among first responders such as firefighters, police and EMS when they retire. Payne was presented with a helmet. Watch the full video of City of Katy Fire Chief Richard Payne's final call, at 13:10 on Thursday, June 7, 2018, here.
Congratulations on your retirement and thank you for your service to the Katy community!