Current news directly from IAFF locals, councils, and state/province associations
in the US and Canada.
Pat Harris For Mayor Event 04/28/17 - IAFF Local 21
Everyone please make plans to come to this Pat Harris For Mayor fundraiser. We want to make this a huge event and show Pat just how much Local 21 supports him! Plan on it.
4F Golf Tournament 04/28/17 - Professional Fire Fighters of New Hampshire
Can't make the tournament this year but you would still like to help?
Register Online or Donate
As always, all of the proceeds will benefit the 4F Fund which provides assistance to families in their time of need. Any donations of goods, services, or financial contributions will be greatly appreciated.
4F Gaming Nights 04/28/17 - Professional Fire Fighters of New Hampshire
Have fun and help us raise money for the PFFNH Fallen Firefighters Family Fund. This fund was set up to help our fallen Brothers and Sisters families when they make the ultimate sacrifice in the Line Of Duty.
This is a public event. Doors open at 11 am, gambling from 12 pm until 1 am. Happy Hour food deals from 4-7pm.
Station 12 Chili Dinner 04/28/17 - Denver Firefighters Local 858
Please see attached flier regarding the 3rd Annual Green Chili Night to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Station 12 on June 28th. Please RSVP by June 21st to Station 12.
Straight Streams - Summer 2017 04/27/17 - IAFF Local 2546
Our redesign of your Straight Streams newsletter has been completed and the latest edition is now available!
You can read it online in your web browser or download a PDF copy by following this link: Straight Streams – Summer 2017.
We are offering a beta version as an .epub file your your e-reader devices, which can be downloaded here.
Statement from MFFA President Malone 04/27/17 - IAFF Local 1784
Brothers and Sisters,
By now, you’ve heard or seen on the news that, as suspected, Mayor Strickland failed to include a base wage increase for you in his Proposed FY2018 budget.
14th District PEP Training 04/27/17 - IAFF 14th District
Want to build your skills as an #IAFF union leader? Register for the IAFF 14th District Partnership Education Program July 12-13 in Tunica, Mississippi. #IAFF14District bit.
Cinco De Mayo, Going Once, Going Twice 04/27/17 - Denver Firefighters Local 858
Ola me Amigos, that's Spanish for good morning! We have a few tickets left for our Amazing Cinco De Mayo Celebration @ The Rio Inside Coors Field. So don't miss out on this fun caliente event! Tickets can be purchsed by calling Dena Direct @ the Union office, 303.298.7850, or puchasing off the online store on the Union Home Page.
L30 NOTIFICATION 04/26/17 - Cambridge Fire Fighters
For those of you who still visit our website, the Member Log-In has been updated to active members only. The only reason behind this change is for easier utilization of new "Member Resources" notifications & features on the website and upcoming mobile app. The majority of the content will continue to be available wihout a password.
TN Public Safety Behavioral Health Act 04/26/17 - Tennessee Professional Fire Fighters Association
Watch the TV interviews from Chattanooga and Nashville about the Public Saftey Behavioral Health Act.
FF Anderson Funeral Information 04/25/17 - Colorado Professional Fire Fighters
Firefighter Brett Anderson of Adams County Fire, L2403, lost his battle with cancer on April 22, 2017. Brother Anderson’s cancer was covered under workers comp and is being recognized by his department as a Line of Duty Death. At the family’s request, there will be a full LODD funeral with procession. The following are the details of his services.
City of Wichita Contract Offer 04/25/17 - IAFF Local 135
The union will be conducting a Contract Vote on May 2nd, 3rd and 4th, on the City's latest offer. The Negotiating team has worked hard to put as musch money in your pockets and tried to make sure your rights were protected. I am attaching copies of the offer and the Unions Stance. If you have any questions let us know.
Firehouse Cookoff 04/25/17 - IAFF Local 1652
Congratulations to Brothers Andy Nardini, Joel Sexton, and Cory Pereira on their victory at the Firehouse cook off last weekend. The Cook off was part of the Hero's Cup Hokey Tournament that was held this past weekend in Marlboro were more than 50 Hokey teams made up of Fire Police and Military competed.
KCFD Retired Fire Fighters 04/22/17 - IAFF Local 42
The Kansas City, Missouri Retired Fire Fighters Association has established its own website. This is one of the best online sources for KCFD History and we invite you to visit them and learn something new about something old. Special acknowledgement to Chuck Gabert, KCFD Retired Fire Captain and Ray Elder, KCFD Retired Fire Captain and KCFD Historian.
MFD's "pit crew" CPR techniques increase survival rates of victims 04/22/17 - IAFF Local 271
Over Easter weekend, the Missoula Fire Department was dispatched to assist a man who had collapsed while running on a treadmill at the YMCA and gone into cardiac arrest.
The city's first responders receive 50 or 60 calls like this each year, MFD Chief Jason Diehl says. The patient's life hinges on what happens during the first few minutes.
Recent Calls 04/21/17 - Hamden Professional Firefighters
Release: # 17-008
Date: April 19, 2017
Contact: Deputy Chief Gary Merwede
On Tuesday April 18, 2017 at 6:24 pm. the Hamden Fire Department was dispatched to a reported kitchen fire, in the Whitney Village Quinnipiac University student housing complex located at 3075 Whitney Avenue. The first notification call to Hamden Central Communications came from the Quinnipiac security office.
Jameson Memorial Shirts 04/21/17 - Professional Fire Fighters of New Hampshire
Friends of Hampton Firefighters
People have been asking about a new shirt for Kyle. Below you will find the link to order the new shirt. There are 4 styles, short sleeve t-shirt, long sleeve t-shirt, full zip sweatshirt and quarter zip sweatshirt. T-shirts are $20 and sweatshirts are $50. Orders must be submitted by 4/28/17 so act fast.
Denver Burn Foundation Payday Raffle Winner 04/21/17 - Denver Firefighters Local 858
We hope this beautiful spring weather has you thinking about your golf game! The Denver Fire Fighters Burn Foundation’s 30th Annual Burn Camp Golf Tournament is scheduled for May 19th at Fox Hollow only four weeks away. Planning for this year’s tournament is well underway and it is fast approaching.
Lyndon Fire-Hiring Opportunity! 04/21/17 - IAFF Local 3972
Lyndon Fire is accepting applications and will be testing for an eligibility list to fill open entry level positions for up to the next 12 months. Click download for additional information or visit www.lyndonfire.com.
Brother in need 04/20/17 - Colorado Professional Fire Fighters
Brothers and Sisters-
Please visit this GoFundMe page for a fellow Brother in need. Brother Anderson is with Adams County L2403.
Funeral Services: Captain Louis Martin 04/20/17 - IAFF Local 42
Graveside Services and Burial for IAFF Local 42 Active Retiree and KCFD Fire Captain Louis "Scooter" Martin will be held on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 10:30 AM at Mt. Olivet Cemetery at 7601 Blue Ridge Blvd, Raytown, MO 64138.
A Celebration of Life will be hosted by IAFF Local 42 the next day on Sunday, May 7, 2017 at 1:00 PM at Gladden Hall, 6320 Manchester Ave.
Victory for the Good Guys! 04/20/17 - Professional Fire Fighters of Oklahoma
Brothers and Sisters;
Chalk up another victory in the good guy’s column! The PFFO Legislative team has worked hard on your behalf to defeat Senate Bill 0436 by Senator Dahm out of Broken Arrow.
Firefighter's Ball 04/20/17 - IAFF Somerville Fire Local 76
The Somerville Firefighter's ball will be held Friday, May 5th. Contact station stewards or Steve Layton for tickets.
Golf Tournament 04/20/17 - IAFF Somerville Fire Local 76
Somerville Firefighter's annual Davey Fitz golf tournament will be held Friday, June 16th at the Hillview Country Club. Contact credit union or Steve Layton to sign up.
2017 Regular Union Meeting Dates 04/19/17 - IAFF Local 1476
The following dates are for the regularly scheduled meetings in 2017: January 11, March 8, May 10, Sept 13, November 8. These meetings will be held at Cash Corner Station and begin at 1900 hours unless otherwise noted.
Walt Dix Elected IAFF 12th District Vice-President 04/18/17 - IAFF Local 2546
April 18, 2017 – Walter (Walt) Dix, president of Broward County, FL Local 4321, was officially sworn in at IAFF headquarters by General President Harold Schaitberger as the new 12th District Vice President, replacing Larry Osborne who has retired after 10 years of distinguished service on the IAFF Executive Board.
IAFF Motorcycle Group 04/18/17 - IAFF 14th District
IAFF MG Chairman is 14th District Brother Pete Reagan. Please consider joining!
Whether you're an active, retired or alumni IAFF member, if you love to ride, you'll want to join the IAFF Motorcycle Group (IAFF-MG).
2017 St. Florian Scholarship Winners 04/17/17 - IAFF Local 42
The recipients of the 2017 St. Florian Scholarship are:
Hannah Ziglinski, daughter of Christopher Ziglinski
David Thurlo Jr., son of David Thurlo, Sr.
Easter 2017 04/15/17 - IAFF Local 1014
Los Angeles County Firefighters IAFF Local 1014
Representing over 3200 Firefighters, Paramedics, Dispatchers,
Pilots, Wildland Firefighters, Forestry and Health Haz Mat personnel
This holiday weekend started with Good Friday through Easter Sunday.
2017 Filed Legislation 04/15/17 - IAFF local 3704
Click the link below to go directly to all currently filed legislation for 2017. We will update as all bills come avaliable.
Check out pictures from today's fire 04/15/17 - Hampton Fire Fighters
Our photo gallery has been updated! There is a folder for 2017 Pictures and in there you will find pictures from today's brush fire at the Hurd Farm.
2017 Chowdah Challenge! 04/15/17 - Hampton Fire Fighters
Date has been set! Join us Thursday May 25th from 6-9pm at McGuirk's.
Retirees Get Together 04/15/17 - IAFF Somerville Fire Local 76
The next retirees get together will be held on Wednesday, May 10th at the DAV on Broadway, from 9 to noon. If you need retirement papers notarized, please bring them with you.
Summer Western District Meeting Flyer 04/15/17 - Pennsylvania Professional Fire Fighters Association
The summer Western District meeting will be hosted by Altoona L0299 July 19, 2017. The meeting will be held at PNG Field home of the Class AA Altoona Curve. The baseball game will begin at 12:00 against the Harrisburg Senators. There will be a buffet beginning at 11:00.
All PPFFA Locals are invited.
More information is on the attached flyer.
Dental Insurance 04/14/17 - Boston Fire Fighters
Open Enrollment Period
May 1, 2017 – June 2, 2017
We are happy to announce that the decision to move to self-funded dental plan is already paying dividends. This year’s premium will remain the same as last year.
Family: $27.68 per week
Funeral Services: Captain Mark Williams 04/14/17 - IAFF Local 42
Visitation and Funeral Services for IAFF Local 42 Active Retiree and KCFD Retired Fire Captain Mark Williams will be held on Friday April 21st at Concord Fortress of Hope Church 11050 W Longview Pkwy,Kansas City, Missouri 64134. Visitation will be held at the church from 9 AM to 11 AM with the funeral immediately following visitation at 11 AM.
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