(Crystal City, Festus) The Joachim Plattin Ambulance District is making the transition to operating without Administrator Curt Stueve. Stueve has retired from the district after a lengthy career as a 1st Responder. Ken Strathmann is the Deputy Chief of JPAD. He says Curt hasn’t left completely, he’s still helping out.
Strathmann says Curt left quite a legacy with the ambulance district.
The Joachim-Plattin Ambulance District serves the areas of Crystal City, Festus, Herculaneum, and Pevely as well as the Jefferson R-7 region to the Ste. Genevieve county border, as well as areas west towards Hillsboro.