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2016 Boxer Packet is available in Download Section
A delegate election was held at the March 1st and 2nd Union Meetings and the follwing members were elected to attend the upcoming IAFF Convention being held in Las Vegas, NV August 15-19.
- Bill Galvin (by virute of office)
- Gary Reese (by virtue of office)
- Tim Dupin
- Stephen Davis
- Dennis Glasgow
- James Cooley
- Louie Wright
- Jason Beaman
It is with a heavy heart that we report two Line of Duty Deaths in Kansas City, Missouri, IAFF Local 42. Fire Apparatus Operator Larry Leggio and Firefighter John Mesh.
Donations to the family should be made to IAFF Local 42 Community Assistance, 6320 Manchester Ave., Suite 42 A, Kansas City, MO 64133. If you have questions please contact IAFF Local 42 at 816.358.4222, ext. 101 or simply make an Online Donation thru PayPal by clicking on the DONATE Button in the left column under Local 42 Community Assistance. Sympathy cards may also be mailed to the same address.
What's New at IAFF 42
The Kansas City, Missouri Retired Fire Fighters Association has established its own website. This is one of the best online sources for KCFD History and we invite you to visit them and learn something new about something old. Special acknowledgement to Chuck Gabert, KCFD Retired Fire Captain and Ray Elder, KCFD Retired Fire Captain and KCFD Historian.