On September 11, 2011 Chief Forte worked his last day on the fire department, his 24 years makes him the longest serving Fire Chief in Mayfield Heights. Captain Bruce Elliott was promoted to Fire Chief and continues to keep the department moving forward, by implementing a comprehensive smoke detector program, a residential lock box program, community CPR classes, and many public education programs.
On December 20, 2013, Executive Captain/Fire Marshall Salvatore Grano retired. Lieutenant Michael Braccia was promoted to Assistant Chief on January 6, 2014. Assistant Chief Braccia assists with department operations, and oversees the Fire Prevention Bureau.