NEWS FROM AROUND THE COUNTY
The New England Fire/Rescue/EMS 2007 show will be held from June 20 thru the 25 2007 and the committee invites you to join us at the Sheraton Springfield Hotel and the Eastern States Exposition (Home of the Big E) in West Springfield, MA For the Annual Conference & Exposition. Exhibits of Fire, EMS and related area of apparatus and equipment will be on display. For more information about the show you can visit our website at www.newenglandfirechiefs.org.
The Plainville Fire Company’s 23rd Annual Hot Air Balloon Festival will be held this year on August 24th, 25th ,& 26th at Norton Park, South Washington Street, (Route177) Plainville, CT. On Friday night a hot Air Balloon Glow and Fireworks display will take place. There are also many other activities planned throughout the weekend including a crafts fair. For more information visit our website www.plainvilleballoonfestival.com.
NEW CHIEFS AND OFFICERS
IN HARTFORD COUNTY
Windsor Volunteer Fire Department
Assistant Chief: Steve Bianchi
Lieutenant: Chris Bennett
Lieutenant: Gwyn Muhlmeyer
HARTFORD COUNTY FIRE EMERGENCY PLAN ANNUAL DINNER MEETING
Still thinking about attending the “2007" Hartford County Fire Emergency Plan Annual Dinner Meeting? Well, your last chance to make your reservation is June 15th as there will be no tickets sold the night of the event. The cost of a ticket is $20 per person and can be obtaining from any board member or by calling me, John Coelho 860 793-0871 or my cell # 860 573-5641. The dinner meeting is scheduled for Wednesday June20th at the Farmington Club 162 Town Farm Road, Farmington, CT. A social hour will begin at 6:30pm with dinner to follow.
This is a great time to come out and attend and to get to see old friends and meet new ones too.
The Connecticut Statewide Honor Guard will post the colors at the event. This year’s keynote guest speaker for the County’s Annual Dinner Meeting will be M.SGT. Robert Cross, Chief of the CT. Air National Guard Fire Department. He will give a presentation on the capabilities of the CT. Air National Guard Fire Department and some of the resources that they offer to the region. The CT. Air National Guard Fire Department is a member of our Task Force 52 with the Departments surrounding Bradley Field International Airport