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    The FDNY is turning UP the heat on Summer 2024 with a season-long celebration of the vibrant communities it serves.

FDNY promotes 112 EMS members at ceremony

    The FDNY promoted 112 of its EMS members during a ceremony Friday, July 12, 2024, at the Christian Cultural Center in Brooklyn.

FDNY celebrates Captain Vernon A. Richard High School Class of 2024

    The FDNY held a graduation ceremony for the Captain Vernon A. Richard High School for Fire and Life Safety Class of 2024 on Wednesday, June 26, 2024, at the FDNY Fire Academy on Randall's Island.

FDNY unveils its latest 'We Are FDNY' campaign, highlighting the diversity and u

    The New York City Fire Department launched its latest "We Are FDNY" campaign, showcasing the diverse stories and backgrounds of its members. The new poster was unveiled at an event on Tuesday, June 25, 2024.

FDNY acknowledges meritorious acts, awards top honors for past three years at 15

    The FDNY held its 155th Medal Day Ceremony on Wednesday, June 5, 2024, honoring the lifesaving actions by its members during incidents throughout 2023. The ceremony, which dates back to 1869, is one of the Department's most time-honored traditions.


Commissioner's Message

It is my pleasure to welcome you to our website.

Every day the members of our Department bravely protect life and property in the world’s greatest city.

Our Department not only responds to emergencies, we help prevent them by getting out into the community and promoting our many educational programs.

Laura Kavanagh
Fire Commissioner

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