Site Map Icon
RSS Feed icon
 
 
 
November 18, 2018
  Member Resources  
     
  Elections  
 
Lake County Commissioner District 4
Lake County Commissioner Seat 2
>>View All
 
     
IAFF Local Newswire
Join the Newswire!
Updated: Nov. 18 (05:10)
2019 Station Bid Test
IAFF Local 2754
11.17.18
Peoria St. MVA
South Metro Firefighters IAFF LOCAL 2086
11.17.18
Datura St. Multi Family Structure Fire
South Metro Firefighters IAFF LOCAL 2086
11.17.18
Cora St. Structure Fire
South Metro Firefighters IAFF LOCAL 2086
11.17.18
Membership Meeting
IAFF Local F-102
11.17.18
2018 Firemen's Ball Announced
IAFF Local 3990
11.17.18
Blog Topics
Early Vacation Picks

BUSINESS SPONSOR

Support these businesses that support us!

 

Book your travel online 24 hours a day!
Discounted cruises for firefighters

ADD YOUR BUSINESS HERE!

Free business ads for all Local 3990 Members!

Email your logo to info@IAFFLocal3990.com


 

Commissioner Josh Blake Spends Day as Lake County Firefighter
Posted On: Sep 22, 2017
Commissioner Josh Blake Spends a Day as a Firefighter

Leesburg, FL - Lake County Commissioner Josh Blake spent the day with Lake County Firefighters and joined the action. Commissioner Blake learned what firefighters are tasked to do day in and day out and shared in some of the tasks.

Lt. Brian Gamble, President of the Professional Firefighters of Lake County, said "It was great to have a commissioner come out and learn first hand what we do and why. He received a good understanding of the toughness of the job." 

The Commissioner pulled fire hose from the fire truck, performed a forcible entry on a door and a then searched a smokey building for rescue of a trapped victim inside. "He said his eyes were opened to the tasks that are required of the firefighters and he learned a lot. He also had a better understanding of the manpower requirements needed to do the job properly and effeciently" Gamble stated.

After the Commissioner participated in a scenario, firefighters completed several other tasks such as rescuing a victim from a second floor of a house.

Lake County Firefighters serve over 1,000 square miles of Lake County responding to over 15,000 calls a year for service.

To see Commissioner Josh Blakes day as firefighter, click on: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cjPosGcalc8 


Member Login
Username:

Password:


Not registered yet?
Click Here to sign-up

Forgot Your Login?
  Become a Fan!  
Sign Up To Stay Informed About Our Events Today!

* required

*

*

*












*



Email Marketing by VerticalResponse
     

 

Site Search
Site Map
RSS Feeds
<< November 2018 >>
S M T W T F S
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30
Upcoming Events
E-board Meeting
Nov 21, 2018
Local 3990 Union Hall
2018 Firemen's Ball
Dec 08, 2018
Opera House - 5th Street, Leesburg (Upstairs)
2018 Firemen's Ball
Dec 08, 2018
Opera House - 5th Street, Leesburg (Upstairs)
E-board Meeting
Dec 19, 2018
Local 3990 Union Hall
Union Meeting
Dec 19, 2018
Local 3990 Union Hall - Third Street Professional Plaza
Weather Report
Important Links
IAFF Center of Excellence
Lake Firefighter Charity
IAFF Recovery Center (PTSD)
Telestaff
Target Safety
Design Lab
Lake Government
Vent Enter Search
Lake Tech Fire Academy
Central Florida Fire Academy
Florida State Fire College
IAFF
Florida Professional Firefighters
Every IAFF Local Listing
 
 
IAFF Local 3990
Copyright © 2018, All Rights Reserved.
Powered By UnionActive™

460986 hits since Jul 09, 2010
Visit Unions-America.com!

Top of Page image