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April 5, 2018

New Fire Officer Says He is Ready to Lead

Lieutenant Kwai Chan became inspired to join the FDNY after watching many Firefighters help those in need during the September 11 attacks in 2001. He lived […]
March 19, 2018

Claim Your NYC Residency Points

you’re a Firefighter Exam #7001 test taker, don’t forget that you can get five points added to your test score if you qualify for the New […]
March 8, 2018

Time to Catch Up With ‘The Latina Four’

recognition of Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day, we’re catching up with four special ladies who made history in our Department almost 10 years ago […]

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A tip of the helmet goes to Probationary Firefighters Michael Hargett and Hector Tyler Jr. for becoming the first black third generation Firefighters in #FDNY history when they graduated from our Academy on April 18. Read more at

She made #FDNY history today! Meet Probationary #Firefighter Vana Becaj, one of five women who graduated from the Fire Academy. Read more at

He said training at the Academy is all about learning and hard work! Meet Probationary #Firefighter Anthony Pought, who graduated from the Fire Academy today. He is also a #FDNYHS Class of 2010 alumnus. Read more at

He has a passion for helping others! Meet Probationary #Firefighter Billy Chen, who is graduating from our Fire Academy today. He is also a former #FDNYExplorer. Read more at

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