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                   SECRETARY’S LETTER


    The 72nd Annual Meeting of the Association of Fire Districts of the State of New York, Inc. will be held on April 16th to April 18th, 2015 in Albany, New York.

    The election of officers* will be conducted immediately following the conclusion of the afternoon session, but no later than 4:00 p.m. on the first day of business on April 17th, 2015.

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    The AFDSNY wants to pass along some timely information and reminder that we received from the New York State Division of the Budget. As District Officials should already know, last year’s NYS budget included a Property Tax Freeze Credit. In order to be eligible for the second year of this credit, school districts and local governments (including fire districts) have to file a Government Efficiency Plan with the Division of Budget by June 1, 2015.

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    The AFDSNY is delighted to announce and to welcome Dr. David Griffin to this year’s 72nd Annual Meeting and Conference as our Associations Keynote Speaker on Friday morning April 17th, 2015 at The Albany Marriott, 189 Wolf Road, Albany, NY.  

    Dr. Griffin is the President/CEO of On A Mission LLC, Best Selling Author, and the Captain / Training Officer of the City of Charleston Fire Department.

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    On Saturday March 7th, the AFDSNY election ballots for Region 7 Directors were counted by the Associations Secretary /Treasurer, Officers, Suffolk County Directors and Association Attorney.The Association would like to congratulate returning Director Ken Andrews and newly elected Director Gail Wind as the winners of the region 7 regional Directors election,.

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