FIREFIGHTERS RECOGNIZED AT
BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS MEETING
SEPTEMBER 14, 2017
CONGRATULATIONS TO FIREFIGHTER ROB EDWARDS, FIREFIGHTER DEVIN DIRMEYER AND FIREFIGHTER JOSH CLEMEN ON THEIR PROMOTIONS TO THIRD CLASS FIREFIGHTER!
CEDAR HAMMOCK FIRE RESCUE AWARDED GRANT TO HELP PURCHASE LIFE SAVING STABILIZATION EQUIPMENT
Cedar Hammock Fire Control District was recently awarded a grant from Preferred Government Insurance Trust through the Training Incentive Program. The grant money was used to help purchase stabilization equipment that is utilized when responding to vehicle accidents with overturned or unstable vehicles. The equipment was placed in service on two of our engines that cover one of the main thoroughfares through Manatee County.
We appreciate the partnership we have with Preferred Government Insurance Trust.
BAYSHORE ELEMENTARY BACK 2 SCHOOL DRIVE
Equipping students for learning and education is a key factor in creating tomorrow’s leaders and workforce, so cedar hammock fire rescue was happy to support church of the cross with their annual backpack and school supplies event at bayshore elementary on august 8th & 9th. the firefighters and administration staff were also generous in giving donations to help with the purchase of some of these supplies. thank you to pastor stan pavkovich and church of the cross for all you do to help this community!
BACK TO SCHOOL
August 10, 2017
Firefighters welcomed students back to school at Prine elementary, bayshore elementary and lee middle school , while banners on the fire trucks warned drivers to slow down in school zones and be on the the lookout for students on their way to school.
CONGRATULATIONS TO 2ND CLASS FIREFIGHTER WADE HUDSON
AND NEW FIREFIGHTER PETER SETEFANO
Firefighter Wade Hudson was recognized and promoted to Second Class Firefighter at the Board of Commissioners meeting On July 20, 2017. way to go firefighter hudson!
Welcome to our newest Firefighter – Peter Setefano. Firefighter Setefano was sworn in at the Commissioners Meeting on July 20, 2017.
FIRE EXTINGUISHER TRAINING
JULY 11, 2017
Inspector Adam Chrisman and inspector marc massella conducted a fire extinguisher training event at P.A.C.E. Center for Girls. Inspector Chrisman & Inspector Massella worked with 60 Teachers and their students using a propane fueled fire trainer. this program allows for hands on training using a fire extinguisher in a controlled environment. should they need to use one in a real life experience, they will have a better understanding of how the extinguisher works and how it feels to put out a small fire.
Fireworks Safety Tips
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SAFE DRIVING TIPS FROM OUR FIREFIGHTERS
CEDAR HAMMOCK FIRE RESCUE AT OPERATION PROM
operation prom at bayshore high school was held on april 6, 2017. a drunk driving crash re-enactment was played out in front of several hundred students at the bayshore high football stadium. cedar hammock fire rescue participated along with manatee county ems, aeromed, and the manatee county sheriff’s office.
CONGRATULATIONS TO FIREFIGHTER ZACH KERTZ ON HIS PROMOTION TO
THIRD CLASS FIREFIGHTER
PROMOTIONS AT CEDAR HAMMOCK FIRE RESCUE
Firefighter Kody Sallis was promoted to third class firefighter
FIREFIGHTER CLINT BREKHUS WAS PROMOTED TO THIRD CLASS FIREFIGHTER