We would like to recognize Property Services Administrator Eric Gindele who serves on Boone County Water Rescue.

The Water Rescue was established in 1967 under the direction of the Boone County Kentucky Civil Defense program. Eric enjoys serving as one of 47 dedicated volunteers who work more than 12,000 hours annually in water rescue activities. The team is currently a division of Boone County Emergency Management and is available 24/7 to all governmental agencies.

Services provided are ice rescue, victim rescue and recovery diving, medical assistance, vessel and vehicle recovery, and crime scene evidence gathering. Boone County Water Rescue is responsible for patrolling over 83 miles of the Ohio River Eric boatand assists numerous states in rescue and recovery related emergencies.

Congratulations Eric on being a part of such a dynamic group of volunteers.