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Open Streets DC
Local 36 will have a tent (and hopefully Ice Cream!) at Open Streets on this coming Saturday.  Come out and support the community and enjoy the brotherhood and sisterhood!   0900-1300hrs.   

Brother Darbro Hospitalized
Sergeant David Darbro (4th Battalion Aide - Platoon # 2) is currently hospitalized for an injury he received off the job. He is currently in stable but serious condition. He has been receiving many phone calls of support and concern but due to his condition, he is overwhelmed Additionally, with the COVID visitor restrictions, the many calls are interrupting his ability to communicate with his wife and family. We are asking everyone to refrain from calling or texting him until further notice....

2020 IAFF Fallen Firefighter Memorial-Sept 19th
Tune in Saturday, September 19 at 11:00 a.m. (Mountain Time) for our 2020 Fallen Fire Fighter Memorial Virtual Remembrance to honor our fallen whose names will forever be etched onto our Wall of Honor. The broadcast starts at 10:50 a.m. (MT) and the program begins at 11:00 a.m. (MT). Three ways to watch: www.iaff.org/fffm20www.youtube.com/IAFFTVwww.facebook.com/iaffonline Members are reminded that no IAFF or Colorado Springs Local 5 staff will be at the site on the day of or days leading...

Injured Member
Late last night Brother Westerbeck was operating on a local alarm and sustained burns requiring time at Med Star. The Burn Foundation, as always, answered the call and is supporting Matt and his family. The Foundation is also coordinating meals from firehouses for them. We wish Matt a healthy and speedy recovery. ****Originally Posted September 11 2020