April 14, 2021
Mayor Bill de Blasio and Fire Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro will preside at the FDNY Medal Day Ceremony on Wednesday, April 14th at 11 a.m. at Pier 17 - South Street Seaport in Manhattan. At the ceremony, awards will be presented to FDNY Firefighters, Paramedics, EMTs, Fire Marshals and Officers for their life-saving work. This ceremony was scheduled for June, 2020, but was postponed due to COVID-19. Traditionally, FDNY Medal Day is held annually in the first week of June on the steps of City Hall.
Due to COVID-19, this is a closed ceremony with social distancing measures in place for medal recipients and those attending. It can be viewed live on the Department’s website, www.nyc.gov/FDNY.
Notable medal recipients include:
WHO: Mayor Bill de Blasio, Fire Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro; Acting Chief of Department Thomas J. Richardson; First Deputy Commissioner Laura Kavanagh; Chief of EMS Operations Lillian Bonsignore; medal recipients and other FDNY members
WHERE: Pier 17 - South Street Seaport, Manhattan
WHEN: Wednesday, April 14, 2021 – 11 a.m.
**THIS EVENT IS NOT OPEN PRESS**
**PHOTOS WILL BE AVAILABLE ON INSTAGRAM AND TWITTER @FDNY**