2016 IAFF FAllen Firefighter Memorial

Thousands of IAFF members joined families of the fallen September 17 in Memorial Park at the Fallen Fire Fighter Memorial in the shadow of majestic Pikes Peak to pay solemn tribute to fallen members whose names were added to the Wall of Honor.

CAL FIRE Local 2881 had 3 fallen firefighters added to the Wall of Honor this year:

Michael Macy Jr. (SHU) – 12/4/1982

John P. Elliff (BEU) – 3/2/2005

Stephen G. Lloyd (HUU) – 5/26/2014

Sara Thomas, Riverside

With 15 years under her belt with Cal Fire Riverside, Firefighter Sara Thomas is now battling a personal fight against cancer.

Diagnosed with cancer after the discovery of a tumor, …

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URGENT: DO NOT APPLY NOTICE NON-UNION DEPARTMENT SEEKS TO FORCE VOLUNTEERS INTO PROFESSIONAL DEPARTMENT

URGENT: DO NOT APPLY NOTICE NON-UNION DEPARTMENT SEEKS TO FORCE VOLUNTEERS INTO PROFESSIONAL DEPARTMENT

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Anti-Pension Reform

As we have mentioned throughout this last year, Mayor Chuck Reed and his anti-pension reform is moving with full throttle.  Below is a good article outlining good information, once the …

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Pension Battles

A Battle at the Ballot Box

 

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Name Change for CAL FIRE Local 2881

CDF Firefighters will now be called CAL FIRE Local 2881. For more information please read a letter from President Mike Lopez.

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