Happy Thanksgiving 11/22/17 - IAFF Local 42
The Officers and Staff of Greater Kansas City Fire Fighters, IAFF Local 42 would like to wish you and yours a very Happy Thanksgiving Holiday. Our Office will be closed on Thursday, November 23rd and Friday, November 24th for the Holiday.
Happy Thanksgiving 11/22/17 - Boston Fire Fighters
November 23, 2017
Brothers & Sisters,
I would like to extend warm wishes to you and your family for a happy and healthy Thanksgiving. The Boston Fire Department works tirelessly to protect our city and you deserve a day of thanks for meeting this awesome responsibility.
Happy Thanksgiving!! 11/22/17 - IAFF 14th District
Happy Thanksgiving to all in the IAFF "Fighting 14th District". Through life's struggles and our our struggles on and off the job we must always be thankful for being a part of such a proud profession. Be proud and thankful for who you are and what you stand for. I am thankful that you allow me to be your respresentative. Stay safe.
Flexible Spending Enrollment Ends Nov. 30th 11/22/17 - Boston Fire Fighters
Don't forget to sign up for Flexible Spending!
Annual Enrollment ends on November 30th, 2017
(If you participated last year, you must re-enroll, enrollment is not automatic.)
Do you spend money on a regular basis for prescription drugs or to see a doctor?
Do you wear contact lenses or glasses.
Candidate Konzen Statement 11/21/17 - Burbank Firefighters Local #778
I am running for re-election for a Director's position with Local 778. As you know, I was born and raised in Burbank and I take great pride in being able to serve the city that I grew up in! I want nothing less than the best. The community and great membership of the department is why I want to continue to represent you as members.
Election for 2018-19 Term 11/21/17 - Burbank Firefighters Local #778
The election for board positions for the 2018-19 term will take place on December 5, 6, & 7, 2017 at the union office from 0730 hours to 0900 hours each day.
Action Required - Rally in Lansing is Next Wednesday, Nov 29th 11/20/17 - IAFF Local 1164
The rally to protect health care and pensions has been scheduled for Wednesday, Nov 29th at 9 am. Please share this information with your membership, retirees, family, and friends. We need a large crowd to assist in our fight to stop the take-aways the legislature is proposing. Please follow updates on facebook and twitter and at mpffu.org.
2017 Annual Christmas Party 11/19/17 - IAFF Local 772
2018 Christmas Party
We would like to announce our annual Local 772 Christmas Party for all current and past members of the Bangor Fire Department.
Noblesville DVP Election 11/19/17 - IAFF Local 4416
Polling location is Noblesville FD HQ - 135 S. 9th Street - December 7 & 8, 2017 from 0600-0830 each day.
Absentee voting will take place at IAFF Local 4416 - 399 S. 9th Street, Noblesville - November 27 thru December 1, 2017 from 0900-1600 daily.
Noblesville District members in good standing are eligible to cast a ballot.
Mauer Chevrolet Bike Build 11/19/17 - IAFF Local 21
CLICK ON LINK TO VIEW PHOTOS
Thank You to everyone from Saint Paul Firefighters Local 21 that came out to help build bikes. Mauer Chevrolet and Toys For Tots are very thankful and impressed with the hard work you put in. It was a fun day!! Saint Paul Firefighters and Mauer Chevrolet have built an amazing partnership for charitable giving.
Exposed: Firefighters' risk of cancer is growing 11/16/17 - IAFF Local 1009
Western Mass News - WGGB/WSHM
SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -
Firefighters being diagnosed with cancer has been a problem for decades, but now the statistics are even more alarming.
In Boston, a firefighter is 2.5 times more likely of getting diagnosed compared to other Boston residents.
Passing of FF Robert Campbell, Rescue 2, Retired 11/15/17 - IAFF Local 739
Passing of Firefighter Robert Campbell of Rescue 2, Retired
The officers and members of Lynn Local 739 regret to announce the passing of Firefighter Robert Campbell of Rescue 2, Retired.
VSP Vision Plan Purchase Option 11/15/17 - Detroit Fire Fighters Association
U.S. HEALTH – VSP VISION
OPTIONAL VISION COVERAGE
An Additional Vision Plan Option Not Offered by the City of Detroit
U.S. Health and Life/C.O.P.S. Trust is, once again, offering VSP Vision coverage for 2018.
IT'S A BOY!! 11/15/17 - IAFF Local F-102
It is my extreme pleasure to provide the Membership notice that past member Firefighter / Paramedic Paul Sobyra & his wife have advised they have become the proud parents of Andrew Ridge Sobyra, Born 14 November 2017 and weighing 7 lbs 06 Oz & measuring 20 inches. Paul advises that all are healthy & resting.
The Saint Paul Fire Foundation Is Looking For Board Members 11/15/17 - IAFF Local 21
The Saint Paul Fire Foundation is looking for 2 people to join their Board of Directors. If interested contact Susan O'Neil, Executive Director at 651.270.0285. See attached PDF file for more information and application.
Civil Service Ordiance 11/15/17 - IAFF Local 740
Attached is the last draft of Civil Service Ordinance that was agreed upon. These still need to be approved and adopted into law by City Council.
14th Annual Malden Parade of Holiday Traditions & Christmas Tree Lighting 11/14/17 - IAFF Local 902
The City of Malden will kick off the Holiday Season with the 14th Annual Parade of Holiday Traditions on Saturday, November 25th at 2 PM. The Parade will lift off at the Salemwood School on Waite Street Extension, will bear left onto Maplewood Street, and will then travel west on Salem Street.
Thanksgiving Safety 11/14/17 - IAFF Local 902
Thanksgiving is the peak day for home cooking fires, followed by Christmas Day and Christmas Eve. In 2015, cooking equipment was involved in almost half of all reported home fires and tied with heating equipment for the second leading cause of home fire deaths.
Thanksgiving Meals On Wheels 11/13/17 - IAFF Local 21
Local 21 is looking for individuals to volunteer for this year’s Meals on Wheels Thanksgiving dinner distribution. Volunteers will help the Meals on Wheels drivers with preparing their delivery routes. Arrive at Cretin-Derham Hall at 0700 hrs to about 1000 hrs. Matt Lacy is the contact for this event.
Two 2nd Alarm Fires in November 11/13/17 - New London Fire Fighters
The NLFD has responded to two 2nd alarm fires in the month of November. Thank you to all of the mutual aid districs for responding. Here are a few pictures from the scenes.
Raffle Winners 11/13/17 - Newport News Firefighter's Association
Congratulations to the recent winners from the raffle to support Justin Weston & his family!
1st prize: James Smart
2nd prize: NNFD Sta 9/C
3rd prize: Karen Daddario
Thank you to everyone who gave & helped us come together to support Justin. Please watch closely for more fundraisers coming up.
Lets Go nuts For Lamb 11/13/17 - Chester Firefighters Local 1400
As some of you my know Chris Lamb was recently diagnosed with testicular cancer. Chris underwent surgery a few months ago and is back on the job.
Just a few weeks ago Chris learned the cancer has returned to his lymph nodes in his stomach. Chris once again has to undergo surgery and will be out of work for sometime.
Tickets are $30.00 available at the door or in advance.