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Day in and day out, Local 36 members are putting themselves in harms way to protect life and property. Ultimately, we are protecting the quality of life and the economic viability of our city. The public counts on us and our members will always rise to the occasion to ensure we are there when they need us most.

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  • DC Fire/EMS Foundation Fundraiser
    Please see the invite from the DC Fire/EMS Foundation for an unpcoming fundraiser in March!  https://www.allinenterprises.o...
  • Oversight Hearing Testimony
    Today, President David Hoagland testified before the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety about the challenges and priorities facing the members of the DC Firefighters Association Local 36. Staffing, training, and resources are paramount as we strive to protect our community. President Hoagland emphasized the urgent need for sustainable solutions to address violence against responders, staffing shortages, and training deficiencies. Here's a short video clip where President Hoagland discusses the critical issue of our incorrect staffing factor and its impact on our department's ability to respond effectively. Together, we're advocating for solutions to better serve our members and...
  • Class 407E
    👩‍🚒Recruit Class 407E is fired up for their first day in the company on Sunday. 100% of these DC Firefighters joined the Local 36 family during our legacy presentation. Together, we're committed to serving members & continuing our rich tradition. Welcome aboard!  

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