City Emergency Management Agency Commissioner Gary A. Christmann announced Monday via Twitter that CEMA lost a longtime employee, volunteer and close friend -- Charles "Charlie" Stevenson. "Charlie was a fixture at CEMA, reporting to work each day, even after his retirement in 2003," Christmann tweeted.
Stevenson served not only CEMA but also with the City's Emergency Medical Services Bureau prior to joining the CEMA staff. In honor of his years of dedicated service to the people of St. Louis, the City of St. Louis Emergency Management Operations Center was dedicated to and renamed the "Charles Stevenson Emergency Operations Center" in Jan. 2009.
Funeral arrangements for Charlie Stevenson are as follows:
City Emergency Management Agency