15,334

Medical Calls

3,354

Fires

752

Public Assists

161

Responders

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A special thank you to Jen Burns, Marketing Director and Laurie, Director of Resident Experience at Anchor Bay at Pocasset for taking good care of us with Hero Sandwiches on National Firefighter Day! ... See MoreSee Less

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It was our pleasure! Thank you all for all you do and keeping us safe!

I echo Jen..we appreciate all you do for our residents and the community of Johnston!

JOHNSTON BRAVEST THANK YOU

We appreciate each and every one of you. True Heroes! Thank you for all you do!

Nice!!!

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Johnston Firefighters Local 1950’s Delegation along with President Andriole and Staff Advocate Neil at the RISAFF Biennial Convention. ... See MoreSee Less

Johnston Firefighters Local 1950’s Delegation along with President Andriole and Staff Advocate Neil at the RISAFF Biennial Convention.

Happy 52nd Anniversary to Local 1950! ... See MoreSee Less

Happy 52nd Anniversary to Local 1950!

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Happy Aniversary

Are these for sale?

WOW ALLMOST IS OLD AS ME

I was there

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Johnston Firefighters Local 1950

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CAN I HAVE ONE 256 706 0251

Local 1950 leadership with RISAFF President Andriole at the RISAFF Legislative Dinner. Special thanks to Senators Reed and Whitehouse, Representatives Langevin and Cicilline, IAFF President Ed (Edzo) Kelly, GST Frank Lima and DVP Jay Colbert for attending. ... See MoreSee Less

Local 1950 leadership with RISAFF President Andriole at the RISAFF Legislative Dinner. Special thanks to Senators Reed and Whitehouse, Representatives Langevin and Cicilline, IAFF President Ed (Edzo) Kelly, GST Frank Lima and DVP Jay Colbert for attending.

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GREAT BUNCH OF MEN LOCAL 1950

Look good brother’s

What a handsome group!

Lookin Good Brothers Johnny Jon Pistacchio love the hat

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CUSTOM MOBILE APP AVAILABLE

Downloadable from iTunes & Google play, built for mobile phones and tablets. Includes your logo, imagery/photo for launching splash screen(s) for IOS & Android phones and tables

Push Notifications
500,000 monthly push notifications. Includes notifications to target groups (i.e. members, executive board, public etc) and members by geo location/proximity.

App Statistics
Track downloads and launches of your app, as well as the number of pages that the user opens. These statistics can be analyzed for a specified times and date ranges, in total or for a given type of device.

Member Profile Management
Manage and review member profiles, edit, assign select groups or rolls. Member database import available via csv file also available.

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OVER ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF SERVICE

In Tampa, as with other major American cities, the evolution from all volunteer to career fire companies occurred due to the arrival of steam technology. Tampa’s first organized volunteer fire department was founded in1884. Seven “bucket brigades” were organized to serve the city. On May 10, 1895, the city council passed ordinance #307 authorizing Tampa’s first professional, paid fire department. A. J. Harris was named chief to preside over 22 fire fighters in five stations at an annual budget of $18,000. The paid firefighters worked in the stations for ten to twelve days at a time. Most of the firefighters lived near their duty stations and were permitted to go home for meals, provided they could return within one hour. Their salary was equivalent to that of police patrol officers, about $600 a year. From May 10, 1895, forward the fire department began to evolve. First the “bucket brigades” were slowly replaced by hand operated pumpers pulled to the scene by the firefighters. Fire hydrants and steam engines were introduced to do the work of pumping water to firefighter’s hoses. With the introduction of steam engines came the requirement of horses to pull the extremely heavy apparatus.  read more

The IAFF Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health Treatment and Recovery is a one-of-a-kind addiction treatment facility specializing in PTSD for IAFF members – and IAFF members only – who are struggling with addiction, PTSD other related behavioral health challenges to receive the help they need in taking the first steps toward recovery. It is a safe haven for members to talk with other members who have faced or overcome similar challenges.

https://www.iaffrecoverycenter.com

We Do More Than Save Lives!

  Tampa Fire Fighters would like to thank everyone who has supported our donation drives throughout the years. With the generosity of our friends, we have been able to provide the community throughout the Tampa Bay area with programs designed to educate the public about the many aspects of fire prevention and safety. Through our non-profit (501c3) charity, Tampa Fire Fighters continue to support local area programs and services which have included but are not limited to the following: