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New Nebraska Tax Credit for Volunteer Emergency Responders

In an effort to aid in the recruiting and retention of volunteer emergency responders, volunteer firefighters, and volunteer rescue squad members, Nebraska passed LB 886, known as the Volunteer Emergency Responders Incentive Act. 141 more words

Employment Tax

Bunyip CFA on look-out for firefighters

Bunyip CFA’s station is on the look out for some new firefighters due to a lack of availability from their most prominent members.  198 more words

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WANTED: Connecticut Volunteer Firefighters, Everyday Heroes

On April 9, 2016, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., 60 fire departments will hold open houses at more than 80 locations throughout Connecticut. They’re celebrating Volunteer Firefighter Day (and the start of National Volunteer Week: April 10-16) and getting out the word about the shortage of volunteer firefighters. 581 more words


Fishy situation: Aylesford firefighters find hydrant clogged with fish

Volunteer firefighters in Aylesford got quite the scaly surprise on Tuesday while responding to a grass fire in the community – one they hadn’t encountered ever before. 272 more words


Petitcodiac fire department dangerously low on volunteers, chief says

Industry closures and a lack of employment in New Brunswick is leading to a drastic shortage of volunteers at some of the province’s rural fire stations. 363 more words


Local fire departments in desperate need of volunteers

EAST PROSPECT, Pa.– It’s a risky job, putting on turnout gear and heading straight for flames. Volunteer firefighters do it with no compensation, and departments across the state are in desperate need; running critically low on members. 605 more words


More Discussion about Funding for Volunteer Fire Departments and New Financial Software for the County? Preview of Monroe County Council Work Session 2016-02-23

This evening’s work session of the Monroe County Council (5:30 PM in the Nat U Hill Room) will feature two topics: funding for volunteer fire departments and potential new financial software for the county. 452 more words

County Council