July 7, 2021
Fire Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro will preside over a ceremony promoting 10 EMS officers on Thursday, July 8, 2021 at 10 a.m. at Fire Department Headquarters at 9 Metrotech Center in Brooklyn. The ceremony can also be viewed on the Department’s website, www.nyc.gov/FDNY.
10 FDNY EMS officers will be promoted to various ranks, including two Deputy Assistant Chiefs, two Division Chiefs, two Deputy Chiefs and four Captains.
“In 2020, FDNY EMS responded to more than 1 point 4 million medical emergencies – including thousands of calls from patients related to the COVID-19 pandemic,” said Commissioner Nigro. “The work of our EMS members has never been more important, and these newly promoted officers will play a critical role in ensuring the safety of our patients and our members.”
WHO: Commissioner Daniel Nigro, First Deputy Commissioner Laura Kavanaugh, Chief of Department Thomas Richardson, Chief of EMS Lillian Bonsignore
WHERE: FDNY Headquarters, 9 Metrotech Center, Brooklyn
WHEN: Thursday, July 8, 2021 – 10 a.m.
**PHOTOS WILL BE AVAILABLE ON INSTAGRAM AND TWITTER @FDNY**