By Jim Vannucchi, Director
| 37th Semi-Annual Luncheon for active and retired San Francisco
Firefighters & Friends on Monday, April 2, 2001 at the Elks Lodge,
2105 So. McDowell Blvd., Petaluma, Ca. Hosted by the SAN FRANCISCO
RETIRED FIREFIGHTERS OF SONOMA COUNTY.
21 Engine/Battalion 5 Old Timers Luncheon on Wednesday, April 18, 2001 at the Double Play.
Station 5 Retirement Banquet on May 9, 2001 at the Patio Espanol.
CHAMP CAMP. A summer camp for burn-injured children. Offered by the Alisa Ann Ruch Burn Foundation. June 14 23, 2001.
Firemens Olympics. San Diego, Ca. July 15 20, 2001.
St. Patricks Day Parade. San Francisco. Sunday, March 11, 2001.
Firefighter Illness Presumption Laws:
Former IAFF General President Al Whitehead appointed to the Public Employment Relations Board.
AB 70 Thermal Imaging Equipment Bill. Appropriates $25 million to the OES with the goal of providing at least one unit for every fire station in the State of California.
ICHIEFS support NFPA 1710.
City of Philadelphia challenges firefighters on Hepatitis C.
FIRE Act is law.
FIREPAC exceeds goals.
John Tennant, Local 809 member, appointed by Gov. Gray Davis as the State Fire Marshal for the Department of Forestry and Fire Protection.
CPAT gaining momentum as the standard for the fire service.