Firefighter

January 7, 2022

Firefighter Candidates Learn What’s Next at Virtual Information Sessions

Great job to the Firefighter Exam #7001 Candidates who participated in our recent virtual Fitness Awareness Program Information Sessions. These online meetings, which are offered to […]
December 1, 2021

Exam #7001 Candidates: Time to Get Registered for Fitness Classes

Exam #7001 Candidates: Registration for the latest round of our Fitness Awareness Program is underway. Stay #FDNYFit this winter season by training with our Fitness Unit […]
October 20, 2021

Joann Diaz Makes History as First Latina Fire Lieutenant

“As a child, I remember seeing the play, ‘Annie Get Your Gun’ off-Broadway and the song, ‘Anything You Can Do,’ by Irving Berlin has always stayed […]
October 7, 2021

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month: A Spotlight on Firefighter Jairo Sosa

Our recognition of Hispanic Heritage Month 2021 kicks-off today with a spotlight on Firefighter Jairo Sosa, who serves at Ladder 34 in Washington Heights. “I was […]
September 29, 2021

Class 1 of 2021 Graduates from the Fire Academy

FDNY Commissioner Daniel Nigro presided over the graduation for 133 Probationary Firefighters on Sept. 29 during a special ceremony at the Christian Cultural Center in Brooklyn. […]
September 27, 2021

Rescue 2 Firefighter Named as Head Coach of Bravest Football Team

To all of our football fans out here, this story is just for you. Meet the new Head Coach of the FDNY Bravest Football Team Firefighter […]
August 15, 2021

A Celebration With FDNY Family and Friends

FDNY Deputy Commissioner Terryl Brown and many others joined the FDNY Vulcan Society today in celebrating its 2021 Family Day BBQ at Fort Totten Park in […]
August 8, 2021

FDNY Members Celebrate Dominican Heritage

On Sunday, August 8, FDNY Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro, First Deputy Commissioner Laura Kavanagh and members of the FDNY Hispanic Society participated in the Dominican Day […]
August 7, 2021

FFCMP Hosts Seventh Annual Mentor-Mentee Day in the Park

FDNY First Deputy Commissioner Laura Kavanagh joined the FDNY Office of Recruitment and Retention today in celebrating the Firefighter Candidate Mentorship Program’s 7th Annual Mentor-Mentee Day […]