Fire Board

The cities of Johnston and Grimes operate fire protection under a 28E Agreement where services, and a fire chief, are shared. The agreement to share services has been in place since 2007. In late 2016, a Fire Board was created. Members are:

View the agendas and minutes online. Once you are on the Board Docs page, click on the building in the upper right hand corner to view the appropriate board and commission agenda. 

Tentative dates for the Fire Board meetings. The time is TBD.

  • January 18, 2022 – Johnston
  • April 19, 2022 – Grimes
  • July 19, 2022- Johnston
  • October 18, 2022 - Grimes


Fire Board PositionName
Johnston MayorPaula Dierenfeld
Johnston City Council MemberRhonda Martin
Johnston City Council memberJim Evans
Johnston City AdministratorJim Sanders
Grimes MayorScott Mikkelsen
Grimes City Council MemberJill Atringer
Grimes City Council MemberJeremy Hamp
Grimes City AdministratorMark Arentsen