Recent Promotions

Congratulations and Welcome!

FFPM Derrick L. Manning to Lieutenant, ALS-Suppression
Fire Disp. Supv. QA Kimberly Donahue to Fire Dispatch Administrator
Fire Dispatcher Brenda Renshaw to Fire Dispatch Supervisor QA

Effective for Payroll Purposes: 0700 hours September 2, 2020

SEPTEMBER MEETING

The regular scheduled membership meeting for September will be held on September 1st at 1900 and on September 2nd at 0830.

***LOCATION CHANGE***

Both sessions will be held under the pavilion at

THE BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF INDUSRTRY

1415 KEY HIGHWAY

BALTIMORE, MD 21230

There will be an abbreviated agenda:

OPENING

SPECIAL ORDER OF BUSINESS- NOMINATIONS FOR OFFICE 2020

PRESIDENTS REPORT

EBOARD UPDATES

There will not be any food or beverages provided

Face coverings and social distancing are required!!

If you are planning on attending and have specific question you’d like addressed,

Please email them in advance to

President Horchar – prezl964@yahoo.com

Treasurer Goldman – dmgoldman1986@gmail.com

1st VP Jones – walbrookt18@gmail.com

2nd VP Skinner – 2ndvp@baltimorefireofficers.com

Recording Secretary Hudson – michael.hudson.bcfd@gmail.com

Positions on the ballot this year will be:

President

2nd Vice President

1 – Trustee

All Shop Stewards

August 2020 Retirements

Lieutenant Suppression Robert W. Atkinson, Truck 6

Effective 2400 hours on August 25, 2020


Fire Dispatch Administrator Mark P. Platek, FCB

Effective 2400 hours on August 30, 2020

Congratulations and enjoy your retirements!

Baltimore City Fire Department Blood Drive #66

INFORMATION:
The Baltimore City Fire Department in conjunction with the American Red Cross, Greater Chesapeake and Potomac Region will participate in another Blood Drive. Blood Drive #66 will be held at the Baltimore City Fire Academy on Friday August 28, 2020 from 1000 hours to 1530 hours. All who donate will receive a complementary pit beef, ham, or turkey sandwich from our friends at Chaps Pit Beef.

INSTRUCTIONS:
Members desiring to donate blood are to contact Captain Philip R. Gentile Jr. via email, philip.gentile@baltimorecity.gov or at the Office of Truck #3 (410-396-9205) or Ms. Karen Koehne at the Fire Academy (410-396-9984) to schedule an appointment time. Please make your appointments as soon as possible.

Members are reminded that a person can donate blood every 56 days

Recent Retirement

Lieutenant Suppression Scott J. Folderauer, Squad 54
Effective 2400 hours, July 30, 2020

Congratulations Brother!

Recent transfers and assignments

Battalion Chief John Gregory, BC1 (f) to BC 4
Captain Michael Hogan, Engine 6 (f) to Truck 8
Lieutenant Devonte Weaver, Engine 56 to Truck 12 
Lieutenant Joshua Grice, Truck 30 (f) to  Engine 8  
Lieutenant David Cosenza, Engine 47 to Squad 54 
Captain Robert Hamlin, Truck 8 (temp) to Engine 6 (f)
Lieutenant Cephus Smith Truck 12 (temp) to Engine 56 
Lieutenant Phillip Manning Engine 8 (temp) to Truck 30 (f)  

Congratulations to our recently promoted!

Captain Aaron M. Wodka, to Fire Battalion Chief ALS-Suppression
Lieutenant Robert Hamlin, to Captain-Suppression
FF/PM Cephus Smith III, to Lieutenant, ALS-Suppression
FOA Domonique L. Pryor, SCO to Senior Fire Operations Aide-ALS

New Promotions

Congratulations to our newly promoted! Welcome to our 2 newest Lieutenants.

Promotion: Lieutenant Mark J. Goldstein, Engine 42 to Captain -Suppression, Engine 23

EMT/FF Arthur Washington Jr., Engine 30 to Lieutenant, ALS -Suppression, Engine 42

EMT/FF Nathan A. Sampson, Engine 20 to Lieutenant – Suppression, Truck 12*

Effective for Payroll Purposes: 0700 hours April 29, 2020 Reporting time: 0700 hours May 13, 2020 or as directed

* Effective for Payroll Purposes: 0700 hours May 13, 2020 *Reporting time: 0700 hours May 13, 2020 or as directed



   

April 2020 Retirements

Congratulations to our newest retirees! Enjoy your well earned pensions!

FIRE-POLICE RETIREMENT SYSTEM:
Captain Suppression Robert G. Folderauer, Engine 27
Effective 2400 hours on April 7, 2020
Captain Suppression Michael E. Williams, Engine 8
Effective 2400 hours on April 26, 2020
Lieutenant Suppression ALS David M. Cox, Engine 5
Firefighter Suppression Terry J. Morgan, Engine 56
Effective 2400 hours on April 30, 2020

New Promotions

Congratulations on your promotions and welcome to our newest members!
Promotion: 
Captain EMS EMT-P Timothy J. Cullen, ICO to Battalion Chief EMS EMT-P, BC-EMS (temp) C Shift 
Captain EMS EMT-P Kevin S. Hook, EMS Training to Battalion Chief EMS EMT-P, BC-EMS (temp) A Shift 
Lieutenant EMS EMT-P Kristy L. Brinn, EMS-3 to Captain EMS EMT-P ICO (temp) Day Lieutenant EMS EMT-P Jennifer A. Triaca-Puller, EMS-2 to Captain EMS EMT-P EMS Training (temp) Day 
Paramedic Detta V. Wise, Medic 15 to Lieutenant EMS EMT-P, EMS-3 (temp) B/4 
Paramedic Jason P. Buynak, Medic 21 to Lieutenant EMS EMT-P, EMS-2 (temp) B/1 *Firefighter/Paramedic Jennifer A. Muth, Fireboat to Emergency Boat Operator-ALS, Fireboat B/5 (B7)

Effective for Payroll Purposes: 0700 hours April 15, 2020 Reporting time: 0700 hours April 29, 2020 or as directed *Effective for Payroll Purposes: 0700 hours February 19, 2020 *Reporting time: 0700 hours April 15, 2020 or as directed

Promotion:

*Lieutenant Prince N. Kiepea, Engine 46 to Captain-Suppression, Engine 27 (temp)
*FF/PM Jason Leggett Engine 52 to Lieutenant-Suppression, Engine 46 (temp)
Effective for Payroll Purposes: 0700 hours April 15, 2020
Reporting time: 0700 hours April 29, 2020 or as directed

Recently Announced Promotions

Congratulations to All!

BALTIMORE CITY FIRE DEPARTMENT General Order 17-20
Subject: Promotion March 31, 2020

Promotion:
Deputy Chief Christopher P. Caisse, Logistics
to
Assistant Chief, Community Risk Reduction
Deputy Chief Charles S. Svehla, Fire Academy
to
Assistant Chief, Operations
Battalion Chief EMS EMT-P James U. Matz
to
Deputy Chief, Emergency Medical Services

Battalion Chief EMS EMT-P Laura A. Shiloh
to
Deputy Chief, Fire Academy

Effective for Payroll Purposes: 0700 hours April 15, 2020