Women in the FDNY

September 24, 2019

New Class of Probationary Firefighters Graduates from the Academy

n Tuesday, September 24, 2019, Fire Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro presided over the graduation ceremony for 301 Probationary Firefighters. Among the graduates are 21 legacies, whose […]
August 20, 2019

Paramedic to Compete in World Championships in Thailand

t’s time to meet another FDNY member who is competing at the next level. Station 50 Paramedic Megan Pfeiffer was recently named to the USA National […]
June 30, 2019

Candidates Train with New York’s Bravest Women

  t was a day full of women empowerment and information about serving as a New York City Firefighter for our Firefighter Candidates on June 29 […]
May 29, 2019

Two Women Get Promoted to Lieutenant at Latest Ceremony

n Wednesday, May 29, 2019, FDNY Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro promoted 30 Firefighters to the rank of Lieutenant at the Christian Cultural Center in Brooklyn, including […]
May 23, 2019

Meet Two First Responders Who Go ‘Beyond the Call’

n celebration of National EMS Week 2019, join us today in saying thank you to Station 32 Captain Lisa Freitag and Station 57 EMT Antonette Bovell, […]
May 12, 2019

Join Us in Celebrating Mother’s Day 2019

orking for the FDNY represents helping the community, pride, respect, family and opportunity. Today, the spotlight is on our FDNY moms as we recognize them for […]
March 31, 2019

Haz-Tac Captain Makes FDNY History

e couldn’t let Women’s History Month 2019 end without introducing you to another FDNY history maker. Meet Captain Natalia Polunin, the first woman to ascend to […]
October 19, 2018

FDNY Women and Youth Make History at ‘Probie’ Graduation

n Friday, October 19th, Fire Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro presided over the graduation ceremony for 291 Probationary Firefighters. There are 15 women in the class, the […]
February 4, 2018

Meet Inspector Emanuela Chihaia

Our Fire Protection Inspectors are specialists in life and fire safety and on any given day, you can find them inspecting buildings to ensure that they […]