Archive for August, 2014

BEST OF LUCK IN RETIREMENT

Friday, August 29th, 2014

Today, Keene Fire Lieutenant Mike Gianferrari is retiring after almost 21 years of service. All of us at Fire Mutual Aid wish you well in your retirement!

RURAL WATER SUPPLY TRAINING

Wednesday, August 27th, 2014

EMT TRANSISTION TO AEMT

Wednesday, August 27th, 2014

TRAINING OPPORTUNITY

Wednesday, August 27th, 2014

CONGRATULATIONS

Monday, August 25th, 2014

Congratulations to Lt. Matt Yeatman for 13 years of dedicated fulltime service to Fire Mutual Aid. He was appointed part time on 6/5/2000.

NEW DISPATCH CENTER IS OPERATIONAL AND OCCUPIED

Monday, August 25th, 2014

Photos by Lt. Tom Redin.

The new Center

Lt. David Whipple working at position 3.

Deputy Joe Sangermano working at the supervisor position.

Deputy Bonnie Johnson doing some final programing at position 4.

Close up of position 3.

Locker area beside the kitchen.

Kitchen area

Lt. Tom Redin taking his first emergency call in the new dispatch center.

Lt. Ed Mattson working at the supervisor position.

Dispatcher Kassie Dupre working at position 4.

Dispatcher Corey Conroy working at position 4.

Lt. Matt Yeatman working at the supervisor position.

Dispatcher Matt Morre (left) and Dispatcher Virginia Gilman (right) working in the new dispatch center. Fire Mutual Aid Directors can be seen in the back ground.

Dispatcher Jay French working in the new dispatch center at position 4.

Lt. Kevin Kennedy working in the new dispatch center at position 4.

Dispatcher Patrick Ericson working his first shift in the new dispatch center at position 3.

Dispatcher Ashton Nyre working her first shift in the new dispatch center at position 3.

Dispatcher Anna Kercewich working her first shift in the new dispatch center at position 3.

Dispatcher Erik “Kaz” Kazlouskas cooking some dinner for the crew working in the new kitchen. He is our resident chef here.

Dispatcher Mike “Beetle” Bailey working his first shift in the new dispatch center at position 4.

Dispatcher Dustin Holmes working his first shift in the new dispatch center at position 4.

Dispatcher Mike Burke working his first shift in the new dispatch center at position 4.

BENNINGTON AND MUTUAL AID COMPANIES BATTLE 2ND ALARM FIRE

Thursday, August 21st, 2014

The 2nd alarm fire yesterday morning in Bennington on Acre St. This was the FIRST 2nd alarm working fire dispatched from the new dispatch center. Photos by Chief Walker, Peterborough FD.

FIREFIGHTER 2 CLASS IN KEENE

Thursday, August 21st, 2014

CONSTRUCTION ON NEW ENTRY/LOBBY AREA HAS BEGUN 8/19/2014

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

Construction on the new entry/lobby area has begun at headquarters. Pictures show where the new entry door from the outside will come into the new lobby area. This space was the old dispatch center. The original entry door into dispatch was in this same spot from 1962 (when the dispatch opened) to the early 1970’s.

FIREHOUSE SOFTWARE QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS SESSION

Monday, August 18th, 2014

All departments in our mutual aid system that use Firehouse Software are invited to a questions and answers session on September 3 at 1400 hours at the Fire Mutual Aid Headquarters at 32 Vernon Street in Keene.