CA-TF2 Deployment 04/26/15 - IAFF Local 1014
California Task Force 2 activated and
deploying to Nepal Earthquake and disaster
The 57-member USA-2 (CA-TF2) Medium Urban Search and Rescue team is deploying on April 26, 2015 to assist the United States Agency for International Development’s Office of U.S.
2015 PFFA Convention 04/25/15 - Professional Fire Fighters Of Alabama
Make your reservations now for the PFFA State Convention. It will be held on June 11th - 13th at the Embassy Suites, Tuscaloosa.
Buckle Up! 04/25/15 - Crowley Professional FireFighters Association
CPFF Foundation Golf 04/25/15 - West Metro FireFighters I.A.F.F. Local 1309
The 2nd Annual CPFF Foundation Cup Golf Tournament will be held on July 2nd, 2015 at Todd Creek Golf Club (1:00pm). Registration is now open at the CPFFFoundation.
Local 858 Endorses Candidates 04/25/15 - West Metro FireFighters I.A.F.F. Local 1309
Attention Brother and Sisters just a reminder if you are a Denver resident you will have your ballots in hand. Please remember to vote for your Local 858 endorsed candidates.
Proposal #1 Information 04/25/15 - IAFF Local 1164
April 21, 2015
Dear Brothers and Sisters:
Attached is some more information regarding Proposal #1. There are also two short videos posted on the MPFFU website: www.mpffu.
MPFFU Speaker Series - May 19th; Gordon Graham 04/25/15 - IAFF Local 1164
All members are invited to register for this event. Space is limited so please register early. Gordon Graham is a prominent nationally known speaker that receives excellent reviews from anyone that has ever heard one of his presentations. The things he speaks about will help you at work and in your personal life.
Fire Fighter Heart Bill 04/25/15 - West Metro FireFighters I.A.F.F. Local 1309
Colorado Firefighter LOD Heart and Circulatory Malfunction Benefits Bill takes Effect January 1, 2015
The CPFF is proud to announce that Senate Bill 14-172 will become a reality after more than a year of planning, hard work, collaboration, and months of lobbying at the state capitol.
More New Hires For Local 2687 04/25/15 - Hamden Professional Firefighters
More New Hires for Local 2687:
Congratulations to Ralph Difonzo, III, who was sworn in as a probationary firefighter at a ceremony in the rotunda of Memorial Town Hall on March 5, 2015. Welcome to the Hamden Fire Department and Local 2687. Ralph has followed in the footsteps of his father, Ralph Difonzo, Jr., who has been on the job for 15 years now. Congratulations.
7th Run / Walk for Autism Awareness 04/24/15 - IAFF Local 51
7th Annual Run / Walk for Autism Awareness
Apr 25, 2015
Location: Ascarate Park 6900 Delta Drive El Paso, Texas 79905
Local 51 is proud to sponsor the 7th Annual Run / Walk for Autism Awareness on Saturday, April 25, 2015 at 8:00 AM.
Lexington FD to Hold Entrance Exam 04/24/15 - Lexington Fire Fighters
Lexington Fire Department will be holding an entrance exam June 6th. To apply contact the town human resources department via the town website or phone number listed below on the pdf attachement.
Combat Challenge Team place high in season's first event 04/24/15 - IAFF Local 4416
Thursday 4/23/15 Westfield Fire Combat Challenge Team placed 2nd in the FDIC regional event hosted in Indianapolis, IN. The team posted a total team time of 5:17:89 led by team captain Matt Hansen with an individual time of 1:41 and Justin Anderson with a time of 1:44.
Upcoming MDA Lockup Events 04/24/15 - IAFF Local 2819
Brother Gillespie is the point of contact for next week's MDA Lockup. There are two opportunities for you to participate. The specifics are in the table below for easy reference.
Contact Chad with your availability - firstname.lastname@example.org.
Noah Cohen - our brother firefighter 04/24/15 - IAFF Local 1014
Noah Cohen - our brother firefighter
Some of you may have seen on the news recently a story about an eight-year-old boy named Noah Cohen. Noah has dreamed of being a firefighter for years and in fact his dream is to work for his "favorite Fire Department".
Denver Fire Fighters Burn Foundation Payday Raffle 04/24/15 - Denver Firefighters Local 858
Before we get to the payday raffle remember that registration is now open for the 28th Annual Burn Camp Golf Tournament to be played May 15th, 2015 at Fox Hollow Golf Course. Go to www.denverburnfoundation.org for more details and registration.
The winner for today's payday raffle is Otho Burton, Fire Prevention. Congratulations to Otho!
Thanks to everyone for your continued support.
Saint Paul Firefighter Line Of Duty Death Interactive Map 04/23/15 - IAFF Local 21
The road to making the memorial a reality was a long one. It began in 1987, when artist Douglas O. Freeman created the familiar sculpture of a firefighter holding a young child, which was placed in a public space near the baggage claim areas at the Minneapolis –St. Paul International Airport.
Passing of Sister Brenda Bauer, Reading, Local 1803 04/23/15 - Pennsylvania Professional Fire Fighters Association
Please see the notification from our Brothers and Sisters of Reading Local 1803. Our hearts and prayers are extended to them for their loss. Sister Bauer you can rest at ease we have the watch.
Sister Brenda Bauer passed away this morning after a long and courageous battle with cancer. She served as a paramedic in the RFD for 14 years.
Kobylarz’s actions criticized in fire chief arbitration 04/23/15 - Michigan Professional Fire Fighters Union
An arbitration decision has come down on the side of the Redford Fire Department union in its dispute with township Supervisor Tracey Schultz Kobylarz over the fire chief’s position.
Say Thank You to Our Military Troops on Memorial Day 04/23/15 - Professional Firefighters of Maine
IAFF Affiliates Can Have a Personalized PSA
Paying Tribute to Fallen Soldiers on Memorial Day
Again this year, the IAFF is producing a Public Service Announcement (PSA) video to help you honor our fallen military troops on Memorial Day on May 25, 2015.
Penn State/PPFFA Community Heroes Day 04/23/15 - Pennsylvania Professional Fire Fighters Association
Saturday, September 12th will be the 3rd Annual Community Heroes Day with Penn State Football as the Nittany Lions take on the Buffalo Bulls to kick off the 2015 season at Beaver Stadium. Community Heroes Day was designed to highlight all First Responders (both active and retired) for all of the good they do in the community.
All call to help a brother out 04/22/15 - IAFF Local F283
Here is an all call for help. Chief Franklin is moving his daughter back home on Friday the 24th. Please if your free and can help we will be meeting at station 101 at 08:30 to head out. Please if you have a truck show up and help out a brother. Any questions contact me and I'll try and get you an answer.
City attorney praises Saginaw firefighters for dousing blaze at home 04/22/15 - Michigan Professional Fire Fighters Union
Borrello stepped up to the podium reserved for public comment at Saginaw City Council's Monday, April 20, meeting not to talk about his family's tragedy. Borrello spoke instead about his gratitude for a neighbor's quick actions and for the "valiant and brave heroism" displayed by Saginaw's city firefighters.
Ratification Results Notice 04/22/15 - Denver Firefighters Local 858
Local 858 is pleased to announce the results of the ratification vote held April 20th & 21st. Denver Fire Fighters have voted 142-7 to accept the 2015 MOU and 2016-2018 contract.
Hamtramck Firefighters March and Mass (May 2, 2015) 04/22/15 - Michigan Professional Fire Fighters Union
St. Florian is the Patron Saint of Firefighters. Every year the Hamtramck Firefighters and St. Florian Parish host the Annual Firefighters March and Mass which helps kick off the Annual St. Florian Strawberry Festival.
2015 Bowl-a-thon 04/22/15 - IAFF Local 902
Malden Fire/Police 9th Annual Benefit for Kids
City hiring Firefighters 04/21/15 - New London Fire Fighters
The City of New London will be hiring firefighters, please click on the link below for more information.
Unions Still Matter (By: Sean McElwee) 04/21/15 - Detroit Fire Fighters Association
Unions still matter
New evidence suggests that unions may be more important than Democrats in reducing inequality
April 15, 2015 2:00AM ET
by Sean McElwee @SeanMcElwee
This year the Republican war on unions has returned with a vengeance. In former labor stronghold Illinois, GOP Gov.
Join us April 25th for Fire Ops 101 04/21/15 - IAFF local 781
This weekend IAFF Local 781 will be hosting "Fire Ops 101". This is a program designed by the IAFF to give community leaders the oportunity to live a day as a firefighter. The event will take place at the Independence Fire Training Facility (right next the Great Plains Animal Shelter).
Membership Meeting 04/21/15 - IAFF Local F-102
There will be a Membership Meeting on April 30, 2015 at Station 62 at 0630. Item to be discussed at this time are: IAFF Dist. 16 Caucus, Trade of time Update, Station 61 Internet Update, Presidents Report, Vice Presidents Report, Secretary Treasurers Report, and Special Committees Report.
Membership Meeting Postponed 04/20/15 - San Luis Obispo City Firefighters Local 3523
Meeting postponed to Tuesday, April 21 1800 hrs. BOD will meet at 1715 hrs. Pizza will be served tomorrow. Pizza will also be served today at FS #1. Please pick up 2 pizzas/station. Thanks for good work on Tassajara Incident.
Memphis Local 1784 Responds to News Article on City Debt 04/20/15 - IAFF 14th District
IAFF Local 1784 President Thomas Malone appeared in today's web version on the Commercial Appeal and should be in the print version tomorrow in regards to the CA's series on the city's perceived budget crisis:
2015 Missouri Fallen Firefighter Memorial 04/20/15 - Missouri State Council of Fire Fighters
The 2015 Annual Fallen Fighters Memorial service will be held on Sunday May 17, 2015 at 10:30 AM in Kingdom City, Missouri, located at the 148 Mile marker of I-70.
The Candlelight Service will be May 16, 2015 at 9:00 PM at the same location.
The Honor Guard Commander for the year will be Fire Fighter Chuck Beaty from the St.
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