NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Fire Commissioners of the Yorktown Heights Fire District in the Town of Yorktown, Westchester County, New York, at a meeting held on the 14th day of February, 2017 duly adopted the following resolution, subject to permissive referendum.
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE BOARD OF FIRE COMMISSIONERS OF THE YORKTOWN HEIGHTS FIRE DISTRICT, TOWN OF YORKTOWN, WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NEW YORK, TO WITHDRAW UP TO $13,000 FROM THE REPAIR RESERVE FUND FOR THE PURPOSE OF REPLACING FACE MASKS.
WHEREAS the existing face masks, due to age are required to be replaced to meet NFPA Standard, it is therefore
RESOLVED by the Board of Fire Commissioners of the Yorktown Heights Fire District that the District shall purchase Scot AV-3000 Face Masks and it is further
RESOLVED that the purchase shall be made with monies withdrawn from the Repair Reserve Fund not to exceed the sum of $13,000 and it is further
RESOLVED that this Resolution is adopted subject to a permissive referendum.
PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that the adoption of this Resolution is subject to permissive referendum pursuant to Section 6-g (4) of the General Municipal Law and shall take effect thirty (30) days after its adoption, unless there shall be filed in the interim with the Fire District Secretary a petition signed and acknowledged or approved in the same manner as a Deed to be recorded by resident tax payers of the District owning taxable real property aggregating at least ¼ of the assessed valuation of all taxable real property of the Fire District as such valuations appear on the latest completed assessment of the Town of Yorktown, protesting against such Resolution and requesting that it be submitted to the qualified electors of the Fire District for their approval.
By order of the Commissioners of the Yorktown Heights Fire District.
Yorktown Fire was dispatched to a motor vehicle accident with extrication at 10:46 hours. First arriving unties 2533 confirmed extrication of two patients. Crews from Rescue 16 and Eng. 270 operated multiple tools to extract the two patients to awaiting EMS personal. Crews secured the scene with Yorktown Police. All Yorktown units went back in to service at 11:27 hours.... (Full Story & Photos)
At approximately 12:40 the Yorktown Fire Department was dispatched to Turcos Supermarket for a commercial fire alarm.
Upon arrival of Yorktown Car 2533, it was determined that there was a significant freon leak inside of the building and that the vapor cloud resulting from the leak had set off the fire alarm. Assets were requested from the Montrose Va Fire Department HazMat team. Unfortunately the ... (Full Story)
At 1508 hrs, Yorktown Heights Fire, with Yorktown Volunteer Ambulance Corps, Empress Emergency Medical Services paramedics and the Yorktown Police Department were dispatched to Rt 132 and Barberry Road for the MVA involving a motorcycle.
Car 2532, 2533, Rescue-Engine 270, and Rescue 16 responded on the assignment. Units on location found a single patient from a motorcycle accident with severe trauma. ... (Full Story & Photos)
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