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RIAFC Installation of Officers

Here are a few pictures from the RIAFC Installation of Officers Banquet, held at the Valley Country Club on Saturday, January 27th. Chief Frank Brown was installed as the new president of the RIAFC and Chief Tim Walsh took the reigns of the RIAFC Foundation at president. To view all the pictures on our Shutterfly […]

RIAFC History Synopsis Compiled

RIAFC History download A synopsis of the history of the RI Association of Fire Chiefs was presented at the RIAFC Installation of Officers Banquet. A book detailing the first 8 meetings that formed the RIAFC in 1966-67 is included, along with 5 collages, 1 for each decade, with pictures and documents from the 50 year […]

RI Southern Firemen’s League recognizes Chief Fred Stanley

The RI Southern Firemen’s League recognized its longtime president, Chief Frederick A. Stanley, retired chief of the Hope Valley Wyoming Fire District. The longtime chief and RI firefighting icon was recognized at the leagues annual Legislators Dinner at the Richmond country club. Members of the leagues board, Chief Nate Barrington, Chief Justin Lee and Lieutenant […]

House Bills of interest 5/3/18

Legislative Status Report House Bill No. 7041 BY  McNamara, Morin, O’Brien, Solomon, Casimiro ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO EDUCATION — HEALTH AND SAFETY OF PUPILS (Requires all school buildings where students are in attendance to have carbon monoxide detectors installed and maintained therein.) {LC3060/1} 01/03/2018 Introduced, referred to House H.E.W. 01/19/2018 Scheduled for hearing and/or consideration (01/24/2018) […]

Governor’s 2019 Budget proposal

Governor’s Budget page Here are some highlights and language dealing with the Fire Marshals Office and the Fire Code Board of Appeal and Review that are both now under the Department of Business Regulation, moving from the Department of Public Safety. This language was taken directly from 2019 budget proposal.