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.
This year at the Convention every position is up for election. While there are individuals running for almost all the positions with two individuals running for 2nd Vice-President. Mr. Stan MacWilliams just announced that he did not intend to run again for Recording Secretary. Any member who would be interested in running for this position needs to submit a Letter of Intent and endorsement letters to the Credential and the Nominating Committees as soon as possible.
FALL QUARTERLY MEETING
The Fall Quarterly Meeting will be Waverly Fire Department, Waverly, NY on Saturday, October 21st, 2017 at 9:00AM with the Executive Board Meeting on Friday, October 20th at 7:00PM at a location to be determined.
Rooms have been reserved for Friday, October 20th at the Best Western Grand Victorian Inn, 255 Spring Street, Sayre, PA. (570) 888-7711. You need to mention New York State Fire Police Association Block to get the rate of $ 79.00 for a Double or King bed room. A balcony or whirlpool room is $ 10.00 more. The hotel is off Exit 61 on Route 17.
The Registration Form for the March 17, 2018 Annual Thomas F. With Fire Police Training & Education Seminar will be posted when available.
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 Legislative Issues of United Concerns affecting the Fire Service can be found in the Membership section of the Files Section.
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.