Being a fire commissioner in today's world requires common sense, committment, knowledge; Lots of patience and a good sense of humor helps, too. We hope you will join us for the evening. We look forward to seeing you there!. Managing a Fire District. It's not a matter of going to a meeting once a month just to pay the bills. In today's world, a Fire Commissioner needs to be fluent in multiple areas: firematic, legal, fiduciary, organizational, administrative, personnel, public relations, conflict resolution and, of course, leadership skills.
Seated with her are friends Sarah Wohlrab, left, and her sister Emily, 13, rear, whose father Timothy Wohlrab is a volunteer firefighter in Marlboro. Members of Ulster Hose No. The dogs are mascots at the fire house in Modena. Town of Ulster, N.
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Share Our Story. Created to increase awareness and encourage volunteerism in the fire service, the show takes us to volunteer fire departments in New York State, where Bill introduces Rick to the men and women who give their time and talent to selflessly serve their communities. Each episode takes us inside the volunteer fire service, highlighting the values, dedication and bond between the members. We learn how fire departments operate and how the members train, using tools of the trade - highly specialized, technical equipment that saves lives and property.