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Meeting Announcements


The Board of Directors meets the 1st Thursday of each month via tele-conference starting at 9:00AM or as otherwise called by the President.


Unless otherwise noted below, the CFFCA General Membership meets on the 2nd Thursday of each month.  All business lunch meetings start promptly at 11:30AM.


NEXT General Business Meeting

June 9th, 2016


Central Florida
George Fesselmeyer

Orange County
Sherriff's Office
Gang Unit
Meeting Room


Altamonte Springs



(Meeting Location)

Hilton Orlando Altamonte

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Hilton - Orlando/
Altamonte Springs

350 Northlake Blvd, Altamonte Springs, FL 32701-5297
Tel: 407-830-1985
Fax: 407-331-2911 

Full service hot/cold lunch buffet $10pp including beverage, desert, tax and gratuity.

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Current News and
Special Announcements

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FF Cancer Seminar - Keith Tyson
On Thursday, May 12th, the CFFCA hosted a morning seminar at the Hilton prior to the monthly lunch business meeting. The 3.5 hour seminar was FF Cancer Prevention presented by Keith Tyson, State Directoir - FF Cancer Support Network [pictured above]. Forty-three fire rescue agency representatives were present with city/county officials also attending from Brevard and Volusia County area. Keith Tyson also spoke at the luncheon as brief recap of  the seminar's morning session.
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State House Representative Bob Cortes [pictured below in center] honored the CFFCA by a surprise visit during our luncheon to provide words of thanks and support.

State Rep Bob Cortes
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Chief Carle Bishop [Clermont FD] was presented with his District 4 Director's Service Plaque by President White as the outgoing District 4 Director of Lake County.

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Bishop-White-D4 Plaque Presentation 2016

Apparatus Displays on May 12th couirtesy of Clermont FD [Chief Bishop] with Tower Platform 103 and Ten 8 Robert Boggus with a 107' Ascendent Ladder.
CFD Tower 103

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107' Ascendent Ladder Ten 8 Pierce

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Valencia College SPS-FRI Advertisement
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CONGRATS are in Order

Chaplain Vandegriff - Leadership Award 2016
Ragan Vandegriff
CFFCA Fire Chaplain

2016 Award Recipient
Fire Chief Craig E. Haun
Leadership Award

March 10th, 2016

Chief Dickerson - LCFRD-2016
Jim Dickerson
Fire Chief Appointment
  Lake County Public Safety
Fire Rescue Division

  February 22nd, 2016
[Press Release]

 Chief Williamson - OIA-FR
John Williamson II
Fire Chief Appointment
  Orlando International Airport Fire Rescue

  December 20th, 2015

Truss Marking Follow-Up Report

Light-Weight Truss Roundtable
February 25, 2010

IRC Residential Sprinkler
Discussion Guide

IRC Residential Sprinkler PowerPoint Presentation

CFFCA Meeting

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9-11 Never Forget - Red Sky
Red Sky
We shall never forget...

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CFFCA is a supporting partner of  Safe Haven for Newborns. Public awareness signs with the above LOGO have been installed on all participating fire station facilities throughout the Central Florida area of Orange, Seminole, Osceola, and Lake Counties.