The Danbury City Council has approved the promotion of a new Assistant Fire Chief. William Lounsbury has worked for the Danbury Fire Department for 30 years. He had been serving as acting assistant chief since last month. Two deputy fire chiefs who were serving in acting roles, were officially confirmed to those positions on Thursday as well, Jaime Schiller and Robert Forbes. The Danbury City Council also promoted two Lieutenants to Fire Captain, and two firefighters to Lieutenants. Two Danbury Police Officers, Matthew Malone and Brian Peloso, were promoted to Sergeants.