LODD Driver/Engineer Nicholas R. Whitfield, Jr., August 12, 2014
It is with deepest regret and sorrow to report the line-of-duty death of Driver/Engineer Nicholas R. Whitfield, Jr. of IAFF Local 2442 - Normal, Illinois. Brother Whitfield passed away on Tuesday, August 12, 2014 from heart disease. The Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at Eastview Christian Church, 1500 Airport Road, Normal, Illinois 61761, 309-451-5000. Interment will follow at Lutheran Cemetery, 914 S. Pleasant Street, Peoria, Illinois. Expressions of sympathy or condolences for the family or the local can be sent to IAFF Local 2442, 604 N. Adelaide, Normal, IL 61761.
LODD Captain Mark Normington, August 10, 2014
It is with deepest regret and sorrow to report the line-of-duty death of Captain Mark Normington of IAFF Local 876 - Spokane Valley, Washington. Brother Normington, 58, passed away on Sunday, August 10, 2014 from cancer. The Funeral Service will be held on Friday, August 22, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. at the Hennessey Funeral Home, 1315 N. Pines, Spokane Valley, Washington 99206, (509) 926-2423. Expressions of sympathy or condolences for the family or the local can be sent to IAFF Local 876, P.O. Box 14661, Spokane, WA 99214-0661.
Press Release: Seattle Fire Fighters Endorse City Preschool Plan
Brothers and Sisters,
Local 27 is fully engaged in the political process to protect and support you, your family, and public safety. Our American democratic process relies on citizens and organizations for elections and for governance. Local 27 informs and supports candidates and elected officials on all issues related to fire fighters and public safety including: health and safety, training, equipment, department policies, compensation, benefits, retirement, staffing, response times, service levels, hazards, etc.
Local 27, the WSCFF, and the IAFF rely on your voluntary financial contributions to fund these efforts.
Many members already do their part and contribute, but many still do not.
If you have not yet signed up for the Local 27 VPAC or the WSCFF Fastpac, or the IAFF Firepac, please follow the link below to get started now. Thank you.
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