Marty Freshwater is being honored on his retirement after 28 years with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. next Sunday, May 14, at Fire Headquarters, 425 E. Third St., Waterloo.
Freshwater is retiring today from Waterloo Fire Rescue as a battalion chief. He has also served the department as a firefighter/EMT, engineer and lieutenant. He was a member of the Haz-Mat and Tech Rescue teams and also served on the Honor Guard.
Hosting the event will be Marty and his family.