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PGFD Fire Service Leaders to Instruct at Fire-Rescue International

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Prince George’s County Fire Chief Marc Bashoor and Lt. Col. Jerry LaMoria will be presenting a training session at the upcoming International Association of Fire Chiefs conference.  This year’s Fire-Rescue International 2011/Global Forum For Leadership is being held in Atlanta, Georgia from August 23rd through the 28th. Chief Bashoor and Col. LaMoria will lead a […]

Bowie Volunteer Elected as 1st Vice-President of Regional Organization.

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At the 2011 Annual Conference of the Eastern Division of the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC), Bowie Volunteer Fire Department’s Deputy Chief Pete Mellits was elected to the 1st Vice President of the Division, which was held in Wilmington, Delaware at the end of May. He previously held the 2nd Vice President position. Pete […]

Prince George’s County, Maryland Volunteer Personnel Attended Landmark National Volunteer Fire Service Summit

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By: Pete Mellits, pmellits@aol.com March 20, 2011, [Maryland]… William Smith, Deputy Fire Chief with the West Lanham Hills VFD / President PGCVFRA, Deputy Fire Chief Pete Mellits with the Bowie Volunteer Fire Department and Tim Tharp, District Heights VFD were invited to serve as national representatives to the National Volunteer Fire Service Summit hosted by the […]