Brothers and Sisters:
We will be walking neighborhoods in the 1st District on Saturday, April 3rd. This is the last chances for us to advocate for OUR Candidate. We will meet at Johnny's Back Yard, located at 1825 Buchanan, North Kansas City, MO at 10:00 AM.
We are also seeking help with phone banks on Wednesday, April 1st and Thursday, April 2nd at 5:30 PM at the Union Hall.
Members can also walk their own individual neighborhoods on their own time. Members should contact Stephen Davis 816.309.9103 with any questions or to a get a list of your neighborhood's individual targeted doors to knock if you are unable to make one of the organized Saturday walks listed above.
Stephen Davis, Political Director
KCMO City Council Election Endorsements
Endorsed Candidates in Contested Municipal Races
Claycomo - Trustee Mark Benton Liberty - Ward IV Michael Haden NKC - Ward IV Thomas Farr Grandview Ward 1 - OPEN Ward 3 - John T. Maloney Belton Ward 2 - OPEN Ward 3 - OPEN
Nominations were taken at the February Union Meetings for Delegates to the 2015 MSCFF Convention which will be held August 9th thru 12th in Branson, MO.
The election was held at the March 3rd and 4th Union Meetings. The following three (3) members were elected to attend this event: Tim Dupin, Gary Reese and Chris Roark.
The St. Florian Scholarship Fund will be awarding $1,000.00 Scholarships and the Gina Galetti Scholarship will be awarding a Scholarship to the University of Central Missouri at the 60th Annual Fire Fighters Ball on Saturday, April 18, 2015 at the Argosy Casino.
All applications must be completed and returned to Local 42 offices, located at 6320 Manchester Ave, Suite 42A, Kansas City, MO 64133 no later than 4:00 PM on Tuesday, March 31, 2015.
If you are interested in applying for one of these scholarships you may pick up an application at our office or they are available to all registered members in the All Members Section of our website.
All legal dependents of past or present members of Greater Kansas City Fire Fighters Local 42 who are in good standing will be eligible to receive this award. Grandchildren are only eligible if they are the sole dependents of an an eligible Local 42 member.
We are in need of any pictures that you might want to share of our members in action. We will make copies with your permission and return the originals to you. Please contact Secretary-Treasurer John Locke at the Union Hall or via E-mail: email@example.com. Please submit your photos by March 31, 2015 if you want to have them considered.
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.