PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Annual Election of the Yorktown Heights Fire District will take place on December 9, 2014 between the hours of 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Yorktown Heights Fire House located at 1916 Commerce Street, Yorktown Heights, NY for the purpose Electing one Commissioner for a 5-year term, commencing on January 1, 2015 and ending on December 31, 2019.
All duly registered residents of the Yorktown Heights Fire District shall be eligible to vote. Candidates for District Office shall file their names with the Secretary of the Fire District, Jeanmarie Klaus, office of Joseph F. Eaton CPA, 334 Underhill Ave Suite 4B, Yorktown Heights, NY. Petitions can be picked up at the Secretary’s office Monday through Thursday between the hours of 9:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. beginning Monday, November 6, 2014. The petitions must be returned to the Secretary, signed by a minimum of 25 qualified registered voters, no later than 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, November 19, 2014. The Fire District Board of Elections will meet on December 8th, 2014 at the Treasurer’s office, Joseph F. Eaton CPA, 334 Underhill Ave Suite 4B, Yorktown Heights, NY, at 6:00 pm to prepare the register.
Proposition for submission to election of the Yorktown Heights Fire District referendum on the amendment of the Yorktown Heights Fire District Service Award Program.
The month of October has always been a busy month for the members of the YHFD. Like ever year our volunteers were out in full force performing numerous fire prevention details at a number of local pre-schools, elementary schools and daycare centers during fire prevention week and hosting our annual open house in conjunction with the Yorktown Festival and street fair with our members educating hundreds ... (Full Story & Photos)
When a stopped school bus flashes its red light(s), traffic that approaches from either direction, even in front of the school and in school parking lots, must stop before it reachs the bus. You should stop at least 20 feet (6 m) away from the bus. You can identify this bus by a "SCHOOL BUS" sign, the red lights on the top, and its unique yellow orange color.
The 2014 Thelma and Anthony P. Cecere Scholarship, has been awarded to Cameron Lett. During Cameron’s time in the Junior Corp. he has shown a mature, responsible, and assertive attitude towards all endeavors he partakes in. Cameron will be furthering his education at the University of New Haven.
The Thelma and Anthony P. Cecere Scholarship fund has helped seven Junior Corp members with their educational ... (Full Story & Photos)
On August 19th at 1440 hours, Yorktown's Water Rescue Unit was called into assist Croton Falls FD with the search of a possible drowning victim. A full complement of divers, along with Rescue 55 along with Marine 55 and Marine 56 were responding immediately after dispatch. Already on location was Mahopac Fall's VFD who had placed a diver in the water. Upon arrival at the scene, Yorktown's crew confirmed ... (Full Story & Photos)
Back up YHFD dive team members headed out to the dive site
This year Yorkville Sports Association held its 2nd annual Wiffathon tournament on the Yorktown Heights Engine Co. Firemen’s field. “Our Second Annual Wiffathon Tournament was a great time for our teams and a super success as a benefit for the Yorktown Heights Volunteer Fire Company” said Al Morales of Yorkville Sports Association. ... (Full Story & Photos)
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