Firefighter

April 18, 2019

‘Probie’ Class Two of 2018 Graduates from the Academy

n Thursday, April 18, 2019, Fire Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro presided over the graduation ceremony for 187 Probationary Firefighters. Among the graduates is Probationary Firefighter Aric […]
April 11, 2019

FDNY Promotes 77 Members to New Ranks

n Wednesday, April 10, 77 FDNY members were promoted to new ranks in the Department at a ceremony at the Christian Cultural Center in Brooklyn. “These […]
March 27, 2019

Ladder 124 Firefighter Shares Advice to Future ‘Probies’

adder 124 Firefighter Richard Mercado is proud to be serving in the borough that brings back so many great childhood memories. In addition to his work […]
March 22, 2019

Meet Events Coordinator Gwendolyn Lewis

ou can often find FDNY recruiters in many locations throughout the city sharing information about joining the largest municipal fire department in the United States. They […]
March 8, 2019

Meet the Ladies of the Bravest Boxing Team

n celebration of International Women’s Day 2019, take a few minutes today to meet the women of the FDNY Bravest Boxing Team. Shout out to Firefighters Nicole […]
March 1, 2019

Next Round of Firefighter Candidates Attend Info Session

he FDNY Office of Recruitment and Retention is getting ready for the second round of Firefighter Exam #7001 processing. On Feb. 23 and March 1, Firefighter […]
February 14, 2019

EMS Husband and Wife Talk About ‘Real Love’

oday, we’re throwing it back to October 2001 when FDNY EMS Deputy Chief Horace Williams and Captain Tawana Williams, then Paramedics, went on their first date. […]
January 30, 2019

Mentor and Mentee Team Up to Educate Students

DNY Firefighter Candidate Mentorship Program Mentor Lieutenant Guillermo Hernandez and his former Mentee Engine 50 Probationary Firefighter Pedro Tejeda teamed up with the Office of Recruitment […]
January 21, 2019

Our First Responders Remember Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

n honor of MLK Day 2019, we asked some of our first responders what does such an important and historical day mean to them? Check out […]