The 12 Hour Pilot Program begins on September 18, 2016
MEMBER UPDATE On March 1, 2012 The FDNY eliminated The 5 Year Recertification Program, and implemented a new 3 year Challenge Refresher. The Union filed both a grievance and an improper practice. The City filed a petition challenginGENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING Please be advised that the next General Membership Meeting will be on Wednesday, September 7, at 7:00PM
Notice to Members regarding EMS Operations Order 2013-129 (Preservation Notice: Perry V. City Overtime Litigation)Notice to Members regarding EMS Operations Order 2013-129 (Preservation Notice: Perry V. City Overtime Litigation) Members are not required to sign the "Receipt of Preservation Log" YOU SHOULD NOT SIGN THIS DOCUMENT! The attorneys have advised Loc31
Lenny Joyner Softball Classic Scholarships
There are two scholarships in the name of Lenny Joyner for $2,507.00. These two grants are for any child of a member who will be attending a New York City College or a New York State College.
Jose Prosper from the F.D.N.Y. Hispanic Society is donating two seats in an Emergency Medical Technicians Course given at several locations by his company Emergency Aid Training. These grants and free courses are for any child of a member.
Interested applicants should submit a two paragraph letter of interest and how it will benefit their future career and any contributions to their community or other special interests.
Please address the letter to Local 2507 at 4709 30th Street, Suite 300, Long Island City, New York 11101 by August 25th, 2016.
See a double header on September 3rd.
FDNY EMS Softball Team vs. Worcester EMS
1st Game: 1 PM
2nd Game: 3 PM
Castle Hill Little League Field, Bronx, NY22
On August 11, 2016 we met with the Assistant Council to the Govenor to discuss our anticipation of their receipt of a Legislative Bill, which would re-open
registration for our members and other First Responders who participated at the WTC site to help address 9/11 illnesses. (A7958 Abbate) (S5745 Golden).
We were informed that there is no opposition to this bill at any level. We expect to be contacted by the Governor's office within the next two weeks: We will keep
Sunday, August 14, 2016
Come March up Manhattan's
Fifth Ave. with your EMS Brothers & Sisters
Members are to line up No Later than 10:30 am SHARP on
38th Street between 5th & 6th Avenues
Full Class A Uniform
The Post Party will be held at Mofongo House located at Saint Nicholas Avenue and West 183rd Street30
Kris Trentacosti, 19-month-old son to FDNY members FF John Trentacosti Ladder 86 and Paramedic Jessica Wade Station 43, was born with severe hearing loss in both ears. He received his first set of hearing aids at 3 months old. Recently, Kris has become deaf and lost all of his natural hearing. He is in the process of receiving cochlear implants.
Please join us in the Walk4Hearing to raise awareness of hearing loss.
Sunday, September 25, 2016
West 97 st. & Riverside Drive
New York City, NY
Registration - 9:00 am
Walk begins - 10:00 am
If you are unable to to walk with us, your DONATION is greatly appreciated. Every dollar counts!!
Please visit HLAA.CONVIO.NET
Click "DONATE" in the upper right corner.
Click "FIND A WALKER" and search KRIS TRENTACOSTI.
Please contact Paramedic Jessie Wade - 917-751-7241 if you have any questions.59
Ballistic Protection Measuring
Please be advised that the following date and times have been set for members who are eligible to be measured for Ballistic Protection.
This is to be done on your own time and you will be required to present a valid FDNY identification card.
Members that would like to get measured are to go to the Quartermaster at Fort Totten.
Day Date Time Friday August 19, 2016 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM32
The FDNY EMS Ice Hockey Team is holding tryouts!
Did You miss out on skating with some of FDNY’s best last season? If so, here is your chance. The FDNY EMS Ice Hockey Team is holding open tryouts for their upcoming season. Tryouts will be held on Sunday, August 21st and Thursday September 8th.
Prior to attending tryouts, please email us with the following information: position, years played, skill level played at, station, platoon and tour.
We have an A and B Team so do not be afraid to tryout!
Dates and times:
Sunday, August 21st 2000 - 2130
Thursday, September 8th 1030 - 1200
Iceland Ice Rink
3345 Hillside Ave.
New Hyde Park, NY 11040
Fee: $50 for both tryouts
** Player only needs to attend one tryout to be eligible for the team. **
** The $50 fee is due before getting on the ice at the first tryout. **
For more information on the FDNY EMS Ice Hockey Team:
On Facebook: FDNY EMS Ice Hockey50
New Health Plan Rates
The payroll deduction for the basic plans and optional riders for most health plans are changing this month (see the NYC Office of Labor Relations list of new rates on the PDF). Basic coverage is available at no cost to the subscriber under certain plans, while others require a payroll deduction. Please review the deductions on your check for the first full payroll period in July.
Division Coordinators are denoted by an (*) and may be reached by cell phone or by asking for them by their Division listed below. If you have difficulty contacting the On Call member, notify the union office at (718) 371-0310.
|Emilio Martinez||Division 1 Coordinator - 646-662-9057|
|Eddie Mendez||Division 2 Coordinator - 917-215-8617|
|Alan Cooke||Division 3 Coordinator - 646-236-0538|
|Mike Greco||Division 4 Coordinator - 917-691-4693|
|Keisha Brockington||Division 5 Coordinator - 646-662-0065|