DiNapoli: Unemployment Taxes on Employers Poised To Increase to Repay Federal Government

September 12, 2021
The historic surge in unemployment claims at the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic rapidly depleted the NYS Unemployment Insurance (UI) Trust Fund resulting in the stat...

Authority for Fire Districts and other Public Bodies to Conduct Remote Meetings Restored by New Legislation

September 02, 2021
Today, September 2, 2021 NYS Governor Kathy Hochul signed legislation (S.50001/A.40001) extending virtual access to public meetings

Where to find your Tax Base Growth Factor

July 27, 2021
The Tax Base Growth Factor information is now available for Fire Districts.


June 12, 2021
Summary of NYS 2021 Fire Service related bills passed during the legislative session.

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2021 Schedule

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Sept. 9th @ 7pm -  (*Thursday Evening*)          Mock Commissioner Meeting

Oct. 9th @ 9am - Election Prep          Commissioners & Secretaries

Nov. 13th @ 9am - Recruitment & Retention

Dec. 11th @ 9am - Organizational Meeting

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2022 Memorial Honoree Submission 

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Fire & EMS Reopening Guidelines


COVID-19 Reopening Safety Plan Template

This document is not specific to Fire Districts