Meeting was called to order at 7:32 pm by President Bill Osterhout.
Roll Call found 7 Officers and 10 Departments represented.
The Pledge of Allegiance was led by President Osterhout and a moment of silence was held for all departed members.
Minutes of the March, 2011 were read and approved on a motion by Bill Sheeran, seconded by Robert Sheeran, and approved.
Treasurer Joe Crandall was absent so no report was given. Previous balance was $2,568.87.
Dave Osterhout thanked the Association for sponsoring his MS walk and presented the assoc. with a photo album commemoration.
Coordinator – Ivan Wager
Training courses that are scheduled are listed on
Motion made by Tim Hoodack 2nd by Jay Wilson to spend $500.00 for food for workers at the fair if Ivans budget is exceeded Approved.
May 17th juvenile firesetters program at Montour falls will include a presentation by
Director of Bureau of Public Safety – Kelly Paslow, no report.
Committee Reports –
HVVFA: Fred and Vickie have tickets for Orange Chopper Raffle.
Next fire advisory board meeting will be in
Bill Eck reported Fasny gearing up for Legislative Caucaus.
Jay Wilson reported convention will be in August.
New Business –
Jay Wilson is in process of establishing committee consisting of Assoc. officers and 2 members from each Dept. to assist when safety trailer is in use and goal is to have everything in place in time for Fair. Email sent to manufacturer about replacement parts and manufacturer sent box containing many new parts at no cost. Thank you note needs to be sent. Jay has info.
Motion made by Jay Wison 2nd by Larry Maskell to have Secretary Paper and email copies of pig roast and Safety trailer letters to all Departments. Passed.
There was no old business.
Good of Organization:
10:30 am for pig roast workers Horse Shoe Tournament to encourage more participation from fire
departments throughout the county. Please encourage your department to send teams.
Blue star mothers will be hosting a stair run to commemorate 9/11. Tim Boel has info and will post on website.
Introduction of Host Chief:
Chief was detained at Commissioner Meeting.
Wes Weeden, an association member, gave an overview on Chemical suicides and noted information is changing rapidly and updates are available on the OFPC website.
Next meeting to be held
50/50 won by Jay Wilson, amount: $22.00.
Meeting adjourned at 8:39 pm. By Will and Rob Sheeran.