Station 292: West Homestead V.F.D.
Members

2016 Allegheny County
Firefighters Convention


June 19-25, 2016
Hosted by the West Homestead VFD


Sunday, 6/19
Memorial Service at St. Maximilian Kolbe parish (located on West Eleventh Avenue in Homestead). The memorial service will be included as part of the 10:30 a.m. mass.

NOTE: If any fire department would like to have the name of a deceased member added to the roll call of names at the memorial service, please contact Dave Harhai at 412-670-4823.


Monday 6/20, Tuesday, 6/21 and Wednesday, 6/22
Battle of the Barrel competition between various fire departments. Location is next to the West Homestead firehouse. 6:00 p.m.

Friday, 6/24
County Association meeting scheduled at 7:00 p.m. Elections and Firefighter of the Year and Heroism awards to be announced. Meeting will be held in the Thomas Cendroski Memorial Social Room at the firehouse (447 West Eighth Avenue). At the conclusion of the meeting, the newly renovated firehouse will be re-dedicated.

Saturday, 6/25 - West Homestead Community Day
5K Race starting at Calhoun Park; finish at Borough Building. 9:00 a.m.

At 2:00 p.m., the annual County Association parade of fire trucks will begin. The parade will begin at Hays St. and proceed along West Eighth Ave. towards the Borough Building. Immediately after the parade, there will be entertainment at the firehouse and trophies will be awarded for the various categories of fire apparatus.

At 4:00 p.m., events commence at Calhoun Park. Food booths, games for children, vendors, public safety displays and demonstrations, health screenings and other activities will be offered. Fireworks show at dusk will conclude the day.



ALL INFORMATION PERTAINING TO CONVENTION (PARADE INFO, BATTLE OF BARREL, ETC.) WILL BE MAILED TO ALLEGHENY COUNTY FIRE DEPARTMENTS IN EARLY APRIL. CHECK YOUR MAIL!

Feel free to contact Dave Harhai (Assistant Chief) at 412-670-4823

Last updated May 20, 2016