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    IAFF - ALTS Conference in Orlando
    11/13/19 - Iowa Professional Fire Fighters
    Registration is now open for the 2020 Vincent J. Bollon Affiliate Leadership Training Summit (ALTS) and Ernest A. “Buddy” Mass Human Relations Conference (HRC), taking place January 19-22, 2020, in Lake Buena Vista, Florida.
    2020 Legislative Agenda
    11/12/19 - IAFF Local 42
    Leadership from Greater Kansas City Fire Fighters IAFF Local 42 and KC Chief Officers IAFF Local 3808 met with Governor Mike Parson to discuss issues facing Missouri Fire Fighters in the 2020 Legislative Session.
    2020 BFIT CHALLENGE
    11/12/19 - Cambridge Fire Fighters
    Brothers and Sisters, Please see the information below about the 2020 BFIT Challenge. Any member interested in joining the Local 30 team, please contact Executive Board Member FF Mike Dwyer (978-375-4096). More event and registration information is available in the attached pdf.
    INFORMATIONAL POST
    11/12/19 - IAFF Local 1403
    Retired Lt. Brian Gagnon has asked Local 1403 to send out information to his brothers and sisters about a natural minor wound and burn care product he has developed. Brian is trying to get exposure for his product and has offered 200 free samples to members of Local 1403 for them to try it and give him feedback. If interested intrying it out please contact Brian aloemaxx123@gmail.
    Christmas Party December 14, 2019
    11/12/19 - IAFF Local F283
    Don’t forget about your annual Christmas Party at the American Lake Conference Center on Dec 14, 2019. Doors open at 6pm, it’s a (345) day.
    Retired Lt. George Turner
    11/12/19 - IAFF Local 1403
    Metro-Dade Firefighters regret to announce Retired Lt. George Turner passed away on November 11, 2019. George was hired on 7-26-76 and retired 6-30-03. May he Rest in Peace.
    Heroes and Howl-i-days
    11/12/19 - Toy Program
    Join SF Firefighters Toy Program at our favorite Doggy Day Club for an amazing event where you can bring your dog, take photos with Santa, get some treats and make a child’s holiday brighter! Doggy Style Day Club invites you and you favorite do to join us on Dec 1st, 2019 for a fun filled event.
    Monday Moring Headlines November 11, 2019
    11/11/19 - Denver Firefighters Local 858
    Thank you to all of our Denver Firefighter Veterans that have chosen to continue there career on the fire department. We honor and express our gratitude to you for serving in our military and protecting our freedom.  - Remember, our Union Offices will be closed today and will resume regular hours on Tuesday.
    Happy Veterans Day
    11/11/19 - IAFF Local 739
    Happy Veterans Day Lynn Local 739 is wishing a Happy Veterans Day to all active and retired members who have and continue to serve. To Veterans everywhere, we say Thank You for your sacrifice and your service.
    2019 OFFICER ELECTIONS
    11/10/19 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
    2019 OFFICER ELECTION *THIS VOTE WILL INCLUDE BYLAW CHNAGES AND A DUES INCREASE BALLOT MEASURE SPECIFICALLY FOR THE MEMBERSHIP ASSISTANCE FUND BYLAW CHANGES TO INCLUDE THE DUES INCREASE CAN BE VIEWED IN THE MEMBERS-ONLY SECTION AT IAFF244.
    Rapp St. Car into a Building
    11/08/19 - South Metro Firefighters IAFF LOCAL 2086
    At 1:21 p.m. on Wednesday November, 8th Local members responded to reports of a car into a a building in the 5700 block of S. Rapp St. in downtown Littleton. When the call came in there were also reports of people standing on the roof of the structure waiting for help because the car was blocking their exit path.
    Fire Foundation Apparel Sales
    11/08/19 - IAFF Local 21
    2019 - 2020 Hockey Schedule
    11/08/19 - IAFF Local 21
    The 2019 - 2020 Hockey schedule has been posted to the L-21 website.
    Friday Update 11-8-19
    11/08/19 - IAFF Local 1014
    Burnaby Firefighters Breakfast supporting Angel Toy Drive 2019
    11/07/19 - IAFF 323
    Please RSVP today at: firefightersbreakfast2019.eventbrite.
    Winter Blaze - Firefighters Ball
    11/07/19 - IAFF Local 31
    Save the date for the 2020 Winter Blaze - Tacoma Firefighters Ball, Saturday, March 21, at the Emerald Queen Casino's new facility. We hope you will join us for an evening of food, dancing, and live entertainment Kentucky Derby style to benefit The Goodtimes Project.  It truly will be an event to remember.
    30 in 30 Raffle
    11/06/19 - IAFF Local 51
    30 - 30 El Paso Firefighter Cancer Fund Daily Raffle WINNERS: 1. Carlo Salazar 2. Xavier Romero 3. Bobby Jones 4. Patsy Razo
    ACTIVE MEMBERS - VSP VISION ENROLLMENT INFO FOR 2020 COVERAGE
    11/06/19 - Detroit Fire Fighters Association
    Madam Mayor: Brosnan wins Livonia's top spot by razor-thin margin
    11/06/19 - IAFF Local 1164
    It appears Maureen Miller Brosnan will become the first female mayor of Livonia. Brosnan edged out her opponent, Laura Toy, with 12,230 votes. Toy fell just short with 12,066 votes, a difference of 164 votes. The mayor serves a four-year term and currently makes $125,000 annually. She'll succeed current mayor Dennis Wright, who opted not to run for reelection this year.
    Charity Giving Campaign
    11/05/19 - IAFF Local 21
    Brothers and Sisters, The St. Paul Charitable Giving campaign closes this Wednesday, Nov 6! One of the charities you can support is the St. Paul Fire Foundation and is an easy way to contribute to a cause that benefits you and your brothers and sisters directly. You can choose to make a one-time contribution using a paper form or go online to www.ipledgeonline.
    Foxwood Ct. Structure Fire
    11/05/19 - South Metro Firefighters IAFF LOCAL 2086
    On Tuesday, November 5th, Local members responded to a town home fire with a report of someone trapped on Foxwood Court in Parker. Upon arrival smoke was visible and members from Medic 41 went inside for search, rescue and fire control. They used a water extinguisher to control the flames and worked with Tower 45 to conduct searches inside.
    Cedar Street Structure Fire
    11/05/19 - South Metro Firefighters IAFF LOCAL 2086
    During the evening on Saturday, November 2, 2019, Local members responded to a house fire in the 5400 block of South Cedar Street in Littleton. When members arrived, they observed flames coming from a second-floor window of the split-level home. Members conducted a transitional attack to darken down the fire before moving inside the structure to fully extinguish it.
    November 2019 General Membership Meetings
    11/05/19 - International Association of Firefighters
    Our next quarterly general membership meetings will take place on Tuesday, November 12th and Wednesday, November 13th at The Cabin on Route 33 in Freehold. Both meetings will takle place in the back room behind the fireplace and will start at 1700 sharp. Please make every effort to attend. See you there.
    Passing of Phyllis A. Ward, Mother of Captain Thomas Ward
    11/05/19 - International Association of Firefighters
    Local F-147 regrets to announce the passing of Phyllis A. Ward, mother of Captain Tommy Ward. Mrs. Ward passed at the age of 84 on November 1st at CentraState Medical Center in Freehold. Mrs. Ward was a postal clerk for the Adelphia Post Office for over 30 years and was a part of the Ladies Auxiliary at the Adelphia Fire Station for over 70 years.
    MDA Boot Camp
    11/05/19 - IAFF 1826
    To all Local 1826 Members, Please see attachment containing information on this event, 2020 IAFF/MDA Boot Camp-January 9th & 10th, 2020 at Embassy Suites in Orlando. * Local 1826 will only provide travel cost for our MDA Coordinator.* MDA provides the room and meals, if you would like to attend travel would be your responsibility.
    2020 Ball Tickets and Rooms now available
    11/04/19 - Denver Firefighters Local 858
    Hello all members, Tickets and rooms for the 2020 ball are now available to purchase.  The ball is being held Saturday February 22nd, and rooms are available February 21st-23rd. To purchase tickets simply call the union office or go to iaff858.org and visit the online store.  A link for hotel rooms is below.
    Voting 2019
    11/04/19 - IAFF Local 51
    Election Day is November 5, 2019 Need to know where to vote?  Issues on the ballot: State Income Tax City of El Paso Public Safety Bond
    NLFD Trains With New Equipment
    11/03/19 - New London Fire Fighters
    The NLFD has used funds from a grant to purchase new rescue equipment. This Arizona vortex is a bipod-tripod that allows for great flexibility during rescue operations.
    Primary sets up showdown for Livonia's first female mayor
    11/01/19 - IAFF Local 1164
    Thousands of voters went to the polls around Livonia on Aug. 6. After people cast their ballots, the mayoral race was narrowed down to Maureen Miller Brosnan and Laura Toy while the city council race went from a 12-person race to an eight-person one.  Toy, the current city council president, led the mayoral field with 7,400 votes and Brosnan followed with 6,124.
    2019 Santa Express Signup is on left side of homepage
    11/01/19 - IAFF Local 1426
    If you would like to enroll for the 2019 Santa Express please click on the Santa Express Enrollment Tab on the left side of our home page.
    IAFF Local 21 City Council Endorsements
    10/31/19 - IAFF Local 21
    Protect us, so we can protect you St. Paul Firefighters Local 21 has endorsed the following candidates for re-election to the St. Paul City Council. Ward 1.  Dai Thao Ward 2.  Rebecca Noecker Ward 3.  Chris Tolbert Ward 4.  Mitra Jalali Nelson Ward 5.  Amy Brendmoen Ward 7.
    Friday Update 11-1-19
    10/31/19 - IAFF Local 1014
    IAFF Local 244 Christmas Party
    10/30/19 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
    Get your tickets for the IAFF Local 244 Christmas Party!  We will celebrate Christmas and honor our members for Firefighter of the Year (City & County) and Outstanding Leadership on Friday December 13, 2019 at Hyatt Regency Downtown Albuquerque. Tickets are $25.
    THANK YOU TO ALL OUR MEMBERS!
    10/30/19 - IAFF Local 1014
    DONATIONS MADE AT THE MEMORIAL GLADE DEDICATED TO VICTIMS AFTER 9/11
    10/29/19 - Lets Fire Cancer
    "YOUR" two latest donations were made on October 15, 2019 at the 9/11 Memorial in New York City at the "MEMORIAL GLADE" The Memorial Glade is dedicated to those whose actions in our time of need led to their injury, sickness and death.
    Greenville Firefighters offering to install free smoke alarm batteries for Borough Residents
    10/27/19 - Greenville Professional Firefighters
    It's that time of year again! Change Your Clock, Change Your Batteries™! Every fall, Energizer and Greenville Firefighters work to remind people of the simple, life-saving habit of changing the batteries in smoke alarms and carbon monoxide alarms when setting the clocks back for daylight saving time. Three minutes.
    Meadow Bridge Way Structure Fire
    10/27/19 - South Metro Firefighters IAFF LOCAL 2086
    At 12:17 a.m. on Sunday October 27th, Local members responded to a house fire at 12471 Meadow Bridge Way in Parker. When members arrived, they found one side of the home engulfed with flames and melting the siding on the neighbor’s house. The exterior fire was quickly darkened down and flames were found extending through the attic space.
    Come Help a Firefighter's Family!!
    10/26/19 - Newport News Firefighter's Association
    Please help us support one of our own next Saturday, Nov 2 @ 9am at Breakaway Jiu-Jitsu. Ten dollar entry fee. All proceeds will go to Dragan Grujicic's family and Hunters Hope Foundation. There will be over $1000 in raffle give-aways. Come out and join in some fellowship, and see old friends and meet new ones. Please see attached flier or "Breakaway Jiu Jitsu" FB page for details. Thank you and have a rad day. --Rob Murianka
    Retirement
    10/25/19 - St. Charles Professional Firefighters Local 3322
    Chief Joe Schelstreet has retired, now it's time to party! Come join us to celebrate his career.
    INFORMATIONAL POST
    10/25/19 - IAFF Local 1403
    On Tuesday before the General Membership Meeting from 1030 to 1130 FF Mark Buckley will be presenting a 1 hour informational session of Financial Strategies for Retirement. Local 1403 continues to strive in passing on information to our members in an effort to provide education.
    Thanks Conner and the Ocean Avenue Learning Academy in New London
    10/25/19 - New London Fire Fighters
    The NLFD would like to thank Conner and the Ocean Avenue Learning Academy in New London for this great gift to the South Station.
    Upcoming SPFD Yearbook
    10/25/19 - IAFF Local 21
    Attention St Paul Fire Department Members: We have partnered with Heritage Portraits & Albums to photograph our department members so we can create a Heritage Album for our organization.
    Congratulations to newly elected Field Rep. Angie Young
    10/24/19 - IAFF 1826
    To all Local 1826 Members, Thanks to all members who came out and voted and a special thanks to the six candidates for stepping up for our Field Representative position. There were 435 total votes cast and Congratulations to Angie Young! Angie will start transitioning with Field Rep. Bill Simpson immediately and assume the position on Jan 2nd 2020.
    Friday Update 10-25-19
    10/24/19 - IAFF Local 1014
    Firefighters For Pfeifer
    10/24/19 - IAFF Local 1805
    #FirefightersForPfeifer With a great deal of consideration, your Local 1805 firefighters are very excited to unanimously endorse Chris Pfeifer for Clark County Fire District 6 Commissioner Candidate! We feel he brings an incredible value to the taxpayers and will support the growing needs of our rapidly growing district. Please help us spread the word.
    *New admin*
    10/23/19 - IAFF Local 2819
    Looking for input on what features the body would like to have on the site. If there is something missing or a link that does not work please let me know. Jwarter@iaff2819.
    Davies Way Structure Fire
    10/23/19 - South Metro Firefighters IAFF LOCAL 2086
    At 5 a.m. on Wednesday October 23rd, Members responded to a house fire in the 500 block of West Davies Way in Littleton. Upon arrival members encountered a heavy volume of fire consuming the attached garage, deck, bushes and starting to spread into the home.  Littleton Police Officers confirmed everyone safely exited the home and evacuated the neighbors.
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