The Association meeting and shrimp feast scheduled for May 13, 2020 has been postponed until a later date. The Association will keep the members advised when a new date is decided on. Everybody stay safe and healthy.
The Association luncheon scheduled for June 10, 2020 at the Golden Corral in Manassas has been cancelled. Until resturants in Virginia are allowed to have indoor seating for more than 10 persons, future luncheons are postponed. The Association will keep the members advised of the status of these luncheons. Stay safe and healthy everyone.
If you were at the Pentagon or WTC on 9-11 or after and have not filed a victim compensation claim, read the following:
On July 29, 2019, the President signed into law The Never Forget the Heroes: James Zadroga, Ray Pfeifer, and Luis Alvarez Permanent Authorization of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund. The VCF Permanent Authorization Act extends the VCF’s claim filing deadline from December 18, 2020, to October 1, 2090, and appropriates such funds as may be necessary to pay all approved claims. The VCF recognizes that claimants will have many questions about the impact of the legislation on their claims. The VCF is committed to processing claims without interruption and issuing full payments to those who received a reduced award. Additional details about the VCF Permanent Authorization Act can be found here. Please check the following website frequently for updates: https://www.vcfgov/
Click here to download the 2020 Firefighter Shift Calendar.
Posted On: May 20, 2020
The Association is saddend to announce the passing this morning of retired Captain II George Sisson following a battle with cancer. Captain Sisson passed with his family at his side. Arrangements are pending. Services will be held at a later date. Captain Sisson came to work in September 1979, and retired in March 2010. Condolence cards may be sent to the Sisson Family, 12814 Ashton Oaks Drive, Fairfax, Va. 22030.
Fairfax County Fire & Rescue Retirement Association