Welcome to Volunteer Fire Police Association of the State of New York
This site is for Fire Police in New York State and is managed by Fire Police in the State of New York.
As the weather gets colder and snow replaces rain, dress warm and stay safe out there!
It is with sad regret that the President and Officers mourn the death of our Immediate Past Treasurer, Edward Remington. The President, Officers, and members express our sorrow and condolences to Mrs. Remington and his family.
Mr. William Jones has accepted the position until the Annual Convention in May. Please forward all registrations for the Seminar, using the updated form, to him at the address on the updated form.
It was decided to increase the Dues to $11.00 per year and to rescind the reduced price for paying in advance, The new Membership Application reflecting the new Dues amount is in the Files Section.
The "Move Over Law" has been expanded to include vehicles displaying blue and green lights. A formal legal opinion can be found in the Membership section of the "Files"
The 2017 Annual Convention will be held art the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Lake Placid, NY from May 11th - 14th, 2017. The Convention Housing form and the AD registration form are both in the Files section of this site.
SPRING QUARTERLY MEETING
The Spring Quarterly Meeting will be at the NYS Preparedness Center at Oriskany, NY on Saturday, March 4th, 2017 at 9:00AM with the Executive Board Meeting on Friday, March 3rd at 7:00PM at the Best Western Gateway Adirondack Inn, 175 North Genesee Street, Utica. (800) 780-7234 or (315) 732-4121 swith a cost of $85.00 per person. Reservations using VFPASNY must be made by February 3rd. (From Utica, take Rt5/Genesee Street toward Rome till you see the exit for Oriskany. Take the exit traveling toward Oriskany until you reach a blinking red light at Rte 49. Turn right and travel about three miles. Follow signs for Oneida County Sheriff and the Preparedness Center. This is Airport Road. Follow it till the end.)
The Deerfield Fire Department will be hosting their Fish Fry on Friday night.
The Registration Form for the March 18, 2017 Annual Thomas F. With Fire Police Training & Education Seminar is in the Files section of this site.
The Schedule of Fire Presenters and Informational items for this Seminar is posted in the Files section of this site.
The Committee list has been updated. Please check it to verify any committee that you may be on.
The schedule has been updated.
Please click on the date on the calendar to obtain any available additional information about the event.
The 50 years Certificate application have been updated.
An article about the ANSI Regulation being made easy is in this section.
The application form for membership in the Ladies' Auxiliary has been added.
The information for all three awards available to be given out at the Annual Convention is in the files section.
A suggested Oath of Office is in the files section.
You will find all the forms under the "Files" section. Unfortunately, I cannot change the title "Files" to "Files/Forms" but please be aware that all forms are listed there.
HOW TO BECOME A FIRE POLICE OFFICER
There have been several inquiries concerning training to become a fire police officer. This is a certified New York State course offered through your local County Coordinator. Please have your fire chief contact your County Coordinator's office to ascertain when and where the next course will be given in your county, If you still need assistance, you can look in the "Files" section to see which Area you reside in and contact the Director for that Area using the "Officers" section.
Please send all calendar events, forms, notices to firstname.lastname@example.org. All calendar events will be added as soon as they are received.