Firemen's Association of the State of New York Holding 2nd Meeting In Homer Today
Local legislative representatives from the Firemen's Association of the State of New York (FASNY), fire chiefs, firefighters, EMS personnel, Senators and Assembly representatives will gather for the second Legislative Outreach Meeting of 2013 today right here in Homer at the Fire House at 10am.
Senator Seward as well as representatives of Senators De Francisco and Valesky, Local Assembly Members and over 50 volunteer firefighters will be in attendance.
In October of last year, FASNY approved a comprehensive 18-item legislative agenda for this year. To promote their new legislative agenda, they are continuing their Legislative Outreach Program. These educational seminars are designed to provide information on the agenda and to address other important legislative matters.
FASNY conducts a number of legislative sessions in various regions throughout the state from January through April. Since 2008, the program has conducted over 55 meetings throughout the state in coordination with county and sectional associations. These meetings were attended by over 2,750 FASNY members and over 200 state legislators in the five years the program has been in existence.