Join us May 15th for the ERIE FIREFIGHTERS LOCAL 293 Gun Raffle. It will be held at the Zem Zem Shrine Club at 38th and Zuck. Doors open at 1pm. Drawings are 2pm -6pm. Food and Refreshments provided. Donation $10
This is a very important fund raiser to benefit our 2019 State Convention. SEE YOU THERE
Contact any Board Member for more information. Read More... Download: image.jpeg
Erie Fire Fighters L0293 and the NWALF will be sponsoring an Erie Labor Day Parade on September 7, 2015.
All Erie L0293 members and their families are invited to walk in this inaugural event.
Participants are to assemble around 9:15 AM at 11th and State St. as we are leading the Parade.
Pleae contact Greg Laird E-11 2nd Platoon for more information. Read More...
Join us as the Erie Fire Fighters tap the 1st barrel of Engine #13 Fully Involved Ale at the Brewerie at Union Station on Friday August 28, 2015 from 6:00 to 10:00 PM.
A portion of ervery pint sold will benefit the Erie Fire Fighters Local 293 Operation Warm- Coats for Kids.
This is a FREE event with ERie Firefighters as guest bartenders. Read More...
On July 28, 2015, PA State Fire Commissioner Tim Solobay will visit and tour the following locations within the Erie Fire Department;
9:00 AM station tour at Engine 8
10:00 AM station tour at Central Station
11:00 AM station tour and meet and greet at South Central Station
1:30 PM tour of the Firefighters Historical Museum 428 Chestnut St.
6:00 PM Town Hall Meeting at Perry Highway Hose Co. Read More...
The annual platoon picnic will be August 5, 2015. Golf prior will be at Crabapple Ridge with a shotgun start at 8:30. Picnic will be at Presque Isle Snowmobile Club to follow. The picnic is $15.00 for active and $10.00 for retired firefighters. Deputy Chief Aides will collect the money. Read More...
The 2015 Local 293 Family Picnic for Active and Retired firefighters and families is scheduled for July 15, 2015 at Waldemeer Park. Help setting up and serving food is needed, contact Andy Fitzsimmons on the 4th Platoon Engine 13.
The costs are as follows;
Active or Retired Firefighter and family is $10.00 with an additional $10.00 costs for non-immediate family guests. Read More...
I am happy to report that Local #293 prevailed in a grievance hearing involving 2 members that were suspended without pay and forced to serve the suspensions on their days off, essentially resulting in a fine. The Arbitrator ruled on June 9, 2013 that the City of Erie violated the Collective Bargaining Agreeement and the 3rd Class City Code and that the grievants must be made whole. Read More...