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Current news directly from IAFF locals, councils, and state/province associations in the US and Canada.

Home Town Heroes Legislation
05/23/16 - IAFF Local 21
Monday, May 23 2016 Dear MPFF Sisters and Brothers, Last night, just minutes before the adjournment deadline of midnight, the 2016 Minnesota Legislature passed a supplemental spending bill which included funding for the MN Hometown Heroes Act (MNHHA).
2016 Fire & EMS Day At Summit Brewery
05/23/16 - Saint Paul Fire Foundation
The Saint Paul Fire Foundation partnered with Summit Brewery to host the 1st annual Fire & EMS day at the brewery.  Despite a chilly day, the event was a great success.  A big thank you to Saint Paul Fire's Ladder 10, Engine & Medic 10, and Engine 8 who all stopped by to give tours of their apparatus.
Verizon Wireless Motions
05/23/16 - Boston Fire Fighters
Tunnel to Towers 5K Run- Alpena, MI
05/23/16 - Detroit Fire Fighters Association
The Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation is dedicated to helping military heroes, the premier program, Building for America's Bravest, helps build smart homes for our nation's most catastrophically injured service members. Alpena is building Michigan’s first smart home for a military hero.
Letters of Support for our Veterans needed
05/23/16 - Buffalo Professional Firefighters Assoc.
Please see the attached letter to Governor Cuomo's office.  The Governor has Bill #A.9531 and #S.7160 before him; he has until the end of May to approve or veto. Many Buffalo Firefighters and others in active public employment would benefit from this bill if passed. Please send your letter in support of these bills as soon as possible; hopefully in a day or two.
Christmas in July at ATWater Tavern
05/23/16 - Toy Program
Memorial Sunday
05/22/16 - IAFF Somerville Fire Local 76
SOMERVILLE FIREFIGHTERS MEMORIAL SUNDAY Sunday June 5, 2016 8 am All off duty personnel are urged to attend Class A uniform required We will lay a wreath at Arrow Paper Memorial then proceed to the Lowell St.
Sign Holding Schedule
05/22/16 - IAFF Local 2180
Local 2180 Members, Please make time in your day to help support our endorsed City Council Candidate Mike Diaz by holding signs.
ICMA Financial Planning
05/22/16 - IAFF Local #1945
Did you know that your pension plan provides the ability to meet with a certified financial planner for free? This is a service that very few of us take advantage of. Its always a good idea to get someone to look at your financial structure and analyze where you could make improvements.
Randolph Firefighter Memorial Sunday
05/22/16 - Randolph FireFighters IAFF Local 1268
Randolph Firefighter Memorial Sunday Sunday June 12 2016 will be Randolph Firefighters Memorial Sunday. This Year the church service will be held at St. Marys Church with Memorial service to Follow at Randolph Fire Headquarters. All members retired members and members of the Randolph Community are invited to attend.
Tentative Contract Agreement Posted May 21, 2016
05/21/16 - Medford Firefighters Local 1431
Under Member Resources move your cursor over the Negotiations 2016 tab and click "Tentative Contract Agreement" to view the tentative contract agreement language.  Language that has strikeout is no longer applicable.  Language that is underlined is new or modified languge.
Upcoming May and June Events
05/21/16 - IAFF Local 21
     UPCOMING EVENTS 1. Memorial Day Service - Calvary Cemetery, Saturday, May 28th at 0830, Breakfast at the Coffee Cup afterwards. 2. Grand Old Day Parade - Sunday, June 5th at 0930, Jeff Schade has been notified and will be there with his ladder truck. 3. Membership meetings on June 7 & 8, Contract offer will be voted on. 4.
Memorial Day
05/21/16 - Randolph FireFighters IAFF Local 1268
L30 NOTIFICATION
05/21/16 - Cambridge Fire Fighters
ATTENTION RETIREES 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.
SAVE THE DATE
05/21/16 - Cambridge Fire Fighters
SAVE THE DATE
05/21/16 - Cambridge Fire Fighters
Charity Golf
05/21/16 - IAFF Local 4349
Rancho Santa Fe Local 4349 raises money for charity by participating in the 2nd Annual Guns and Hoses Golf Tournament.  All proceeds go to help wounded and disabled vererans through the Phoenix Patriot Foundation. http://phoenixpatriotfoundation.
SAVE THE DATE
05/21/16 - Cambridge Fire Fighters
Wallingford Fire Department, firefighters take precautions against work-related illness
05/21/16 - UPFFA
WALLINGFORD — The fire department has recently taken measures to prevent harmful toxins associated with fire responses from affecting the health of firefighters. Trucks and engines were recently equipped with a pack of Rescue Wipes, a wipe designed for firefighters that cleans skin which has been exposed to toxins associated with fires, according to the product’s website.
SAVE THE DATE
05/21/16 - Cambridge Fire Fighters
Softball Flyer
05/20/16 - Mason Professional Firefighters
Check out the flyer from Jon Harvey.
November 2-4, 2016: UPFFA of Ct. & Rhode Island State Association - Health & Safety Seminar
05/20/16 - UPFFA
SAVE THE DATE
05/20/16 - Cambridge Fire Fighters
SAVE THE DATE
05/20/16 - Cambridge Fire Fighters
9th Annual Toy Program Golf Tournament
05/20/16 - Toy Program
Denver Fire Fighters Burn Foundation Payday Raffle
05/20/16 - Denver Firefighters Local 858
Denver Fire Fighters Burn Foundation Payday Raffle The winner for today's payday raffle is Dean Tripp. Dean is a retired engineer of Station 8 and President Emeritus of Local 858.  If you can believe it this is Dean’s second win in three years.   Congratulations to Dean.
LODD Davenport
05/19/16 - Iowa Professional Fire Fighters
  IN THE LINE OF DUTY Mark  Kakert Local Number: L0017 Location: Davenport, IA It is with deepest regret and sorrow to report the line-of-duty death of Lieutenant Mark Kakert of IAFF Local 17 - Davenport, Iowa.
Billy Chyzik Retirement Luncheon
05/19/16 - International Association of Firefighters
After 28 Years of Government service, spread out over 4 Fire Departments, Bill Chyzik is hanging 'em up! Please join us on June 5th 2016 at the mainside firehouse (94-1) as we honor Billy and wish him well on his next chapter. The luncheon will start at 1:00 pm. All food and drinks will be provided by IAFF Local F-147. Please help us give Billy the proper send off he deserves.
June 28, 2016: MDA Sponsor Day At Summer Camp - 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
05/19/16 - UPFFA
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05/19/16 - Texas State Association of Fire Fighters
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IAFF Wellness/Fitness Initiative
05/19/16 - IAFF Local 1173
Water World
05/19/16 - Denver Firefighters Local 858
Hello All Members!  We are excited to announce that Local 858 has teamed up with Water World agin this year to offer our members big discounts for the summer.  This discount also applies to Hyland Hills Adventure Golf, simply click the link below, choose your ticket options, pay and print and you're ready for the wettest wildest fun of the summer.
New Cancer Awareness and Prevention Resource for members
05/19/16 - IAFF Local 4416
IAFF Introduces New Cancer Awareness and Prevention Resource Understand your cancer risk, know the exposures to carcinogens on the job and reduce your risk of occupational cancer with the new IAFF fire fighter cancer awareness and prevention training course.
FCSN Event
05/18/16 - Professional Fire Fighters of New Hampshire
A Step to making Anne Arundel County Safer
05/18/16 - IAFF Local 1563
Anne Arundel County Professional Firefighters Local 1563 celebrates a huge victory today! Last night’s binding arbitration decision helps our dedicated men and women get closer to pay equality with our surrounding jurisdictions. However, our work is not done.
New and Updated Fire-Based EMS Toolkit Released
05/18/16 - IAFF Local 3472
The IAFF, along with the International Association of Fire Chiefs, Metropolitan Fire Chiefs, the Congressional Fire Services Institute and the International Fire Service Training Association, have updated and released the 3rd Edition of the Fire-Based EMS Toolkit.
IAFF Introduces New Cancer Awareness and Prevention Resource
05/18/16 - IAFF Local 3472
Understand your cancer risk, know the exposures to carcinogens on the job and reduce your risk of occupational cancer with the new IAFF fire fighter cancer awareness and prevention training course. This new resource, developed in conjunction with the Fire Fighter Cancer Support Network, is designed to help members avoid and decrease individual risk factors for cancer.
2016 LACFD FF Memorial
05/18/16 - IAFF Local 1014
Christmas in July
05/18/16 - Toy Program
IAFF Cancer Awareness
05/18/16 - Northern Ohio Fire Fighters
Know your cancer risk.  The IAFF has developed a cancer awareness course that will help firefighters better understand the risks and how to reduce your exposure.  Click on the link.  It might save your life.
Our Fire fighters paving the way for Men's Health
05/18/16 - IAFF Local 1563
Governor Larry Hogan and Anne Arundel County Professional Fire Fighters Association Vice President Ralph A. Suppa show their support for Men's Health Awareness. Thank you to everyone that supported us in April. We look forward to making a big donation to the Anne Arundel Medical Center Cancer Center.
Fundraiser at Strangeways Brewing
05/18/16 - Henrico Professional Firefighters Association
Brothers & Sisters, Henrico Professional Firefighters Local 1568 invites you to join us at Strangeways Brewery on June 23rd from 6-9pm to help us support Central Virginia Burn Camp! Proceeds from the event will go towards our costs for providing meals at the 2016 Burn Camp. Tickets are $15 and include 1 beer. Our very own Keen Trinh will be on hand with his food truck Shamasuki.
Congratulations Lt. Ed Foley
05/17/16 - West Springfield FF
WSFD L-2212 would like to congratulate Lt. Ed Foley on his recent retirement. On May14th, 2016 Lt. Foley worked his last 24 hour tour at Eng. 2 retiring at 08:00a the next morning. Lt. Foley is a 31 year veteran of WSFD coming on the job in January of 1985. He was promoted to the rank of provisional Lieutenant in July of 2015 where he was assigned to Eng. 2. Lt.
IAFF/BCFD Collective Bargaining Agreement Ratification
05/17/16 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
The IAFF Local 244 County Chapter Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) has been tentatively agreed upon (TA'd). The ratification vote will take place on Tuesday, May 24, 2016 from 7:00am -7:00pm in accordance with Article II, Section 2 and Article XI, Sections 1, 2 & 5 of the IAFF Local 244 Constitution & By-Laws.
MEMORIAL RETIREMENT CELEBRATION HONORING FEO DAVE MADRIGAL
05/17/16 - Detroit Fire Fighters Association
IAFF Introduces New Cancer Awareness and Prevention Resource
05/17/16 - IAFF Local 1014
Ann Arbor Fire Fighters Charity Golf Outing
05/17/16 - Michigan Professional Fire Fighters Union
The Ann Arbor Firefighters Charities will be hosting their 28th Annual Golf Outing to raise funds to help support thoses affected by fire.  This year the outing is being held on Monday, August 1st at Fox Hills Golf & Banquet Center in Plymouth, MI.
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