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Blood Drive-Critical Need
04/01/20 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
To easily sign up click the link below to choose a time to donate:   https://bloodhero.com/index.cfm.
Postponed-County Chapter TV Equipment Auction
03/04/20 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
In accordance with SECTION 6. B. 4 of the Constitution and By-Laws an auction will be held March 16-20, 23 & 24 by the County TV Fund Manager to sell used equipment. This shall be a silent auction that is held at the union hall over seven (7) days to give all chapter members an opportunity to participate.
Legislative Update
02/04/20 - NMPFFA
Update on: SB 62 PUBLIC EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT PAY CHANGES & SB 72 PERA SOLVENCY From Brother John Melia Hello everyone, Senate Bills 62 and 72 made if through the Public Affairs Committee, but we're a long way away from protecting our pension and getting credit for all of the hours that we are required to work.
Update on: SB 62 PUBLIC EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT PAY CHANGES & SB 72 PERA SOLVENCY
02/04/20 - NMPFFA
Update on: SB 62 PUBLIC EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT PAY CHANGES & SB 72 PERA SOLVENCY
2020 NMPFFA Fly Fishing Tournament
02/04/20 - NMPFFA
We invite IAFF locals, departments, retirees, friends, and family to join us for the fun-filled weekend. Hosted at the famous San Juan River, the tournament is August 25th and 26th at Abe’s Fly Shop. We have reserved rooms under “NM Firefighters” at Abe’s from Aug 24-27th.
Benevolent Fund and TV Fund Deductions
01/07/20 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
Attention Members: Be advised, deductions for Benevolent and TV Fund will be deducted in this month (January 2020) in accordance with Article IV, Section 6 and Section 10 of the IAFF Local 244 Constitution & Bylaws.  City Chapter Members: Please be advised that deductions for Benevolent Fund and TV Fund are scheduled to come out during the first pay period in January 2020.
Ken Sanchez Condolence Letter
01/06/20 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
City Chapter Contract Negotiations Informational Meetings Scheduled for January 9 & 10
01/02/20 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
City Chapter Contract Negotiations Informational Meetings are scheduled for January 9 & 10, 2020 at the Union Hall. The purpose of these meetings will be to discuss upcoming negotiations related to the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the IAFF Local 244 and the City of Albuquerque, to include membership recommendations. The January 9, 2020 meeting will start promptly at 7:00p.m.
County Chapter 1st Trustee Vacancy
12/16/19 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
The IAFF Local 244 Executive Board is accepting letters of interest for the position of County Chapter 1st Trustee for the next 14 calendar days. The Executive Board will appoint a member to serve in this position at the Executive Board meeting on January 2, 2020, until the next General Election; in accordance with the IAFF Local 244 Constitution & Bylaws, Article VI, Section 5.
County Chapter Contract Negotiations Informational Meetings Scheduled for December 18 & 20
12/13/19 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
County Chapter Contract Negotiations Informational Meetings are scheduled for December 18 & 20, 2019 at the Union Hall. The purpose of these meetings will be to discuss upcoming negotiations related to the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the IAFF Local 244 and the Bernalillo County, to include membership recommendations. The December 18, 2019 meeting will start promptly at 7:00p.m.
Message to Membership from President Justin Cheney
12/13/19 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
Please see attached letter for a message from President Justin Cheney.
2019 OFFICER ELECTIONS
11/10/19 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
2019 OFFICER ELECTION *THIS VOTE WILL INCLUDE BYLAW CHANGES AND A DUES INCREASE BALLOT MEASURE SPECIFICALLY FOR THE MEMBERSHIP ASSISTANCE FUND BYLAW CHANGES TO INCLUDE THE DUES INCREASE CAN BE VIEWED IN THE MEMBERS-ONLY SECTION AT IAFF244.
IAFF Local 244 Christmas Party
10/30/19 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
Get your tickets for the IAFF Local 244 Christmas Party!  We will celebrate Christmas and honor our members for Firefighter of the Year (City & County) and Outstanding Leadership on Friday December 13, 2019 at Hyatt Regency Downtown Albuquerque. Tickets are $25.
PAC Volunteers Needed
10/15/19 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
Brothers & Sisters, We need volunteers to assist with Political Action (PAC) efforts, as the Nov 5, 2019 election is approaching. IAFF Local 244 has endorsed three (3) candidates for Albuquerque City Council: Ane Romero, Zack Quintero & Pat Davis. Please see the dates below for scheduled PAC efforts.
Local 244 Kid’s Halloween Party!! 11/2/19
10/08/19 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
Local 244 Kid’s Halloween Party!! Costumes Welcome! The 2019 Annual Kid’s Party will be held on Saturday November 2, 2019 at Dave & Buster’s from 10:00am-12:00pm. Please call/text Kelly @ 505-288-2313 before October 28, 2019 for your family's reservation, an RSVP is required.
IAFF Local 244 Per-Capita Dues Increase
09/25/19 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
Pursuant to action taken at the last IAFF Convention in 2018, IAFF per capita dues for each active and retired-active member is adjusted annually based on the Consumer Price Index (our monthly dues to the International). As a result there is an overall increase in the amount of .
County PERA Board election
09/11/19 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
County Brothers & Sisters, Please remember to vote for Shirley M. Ragin for PERA Board.
Make-a-Wish Charity Golf Tournament
09/11/19 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
Brothers & Sisters, Please consider coming out and supporting a worthy cause and have fun at the same time: The New Mexico Make-A-Wish foundation is holding a Charity Golf Tournament at the Isleta Golf Course on September 19th.  Please see attached flyer for registration details. Thank you.
County Chapter 2nd Trustee Vacancy
09/03/19 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
The IAFF Local 244 Executive Board is accepting letters of interest for the position of County Chapter 2nd Trustee for the next 14 calendar days. The Executive Board will appoint a member to serve in this position at the Executive Board meeting on September 19, 2019, until the next General Election; in accordance with the IAFF Local 244 Constitution & Bylaws, Article VI, Section 5.
The IAFF Local 244 General Election will be held in December 2019 (Exact Date-TBD)
08/19/19 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
Attention All Members: Nominations for the 2019 General Election officially open at the General Membership Meeting on September 12, 2019 and will close at the General Membership Meeting on November 14, 2019. In accordance with the Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters IAFF Local 244 Bylaws: Article X, Officer Elections, Section 4.
2020 IAFF Local 244 Negotiating Teams
08/19/19 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
Attention Members: At this time we are accepting letters of interest for the 2020 Negotiating Teams for both City and County Chapters. Please send the interest letters to President Cheney jcheneyiaff@gmail.com and cc your respective Chapter Vice Presidents. Letters are due by September 4, 2019.
Benevolent Fund & TV Fund Deductions
07/01/19 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
Attention Members: Be advised, deductions for Benevolent and TV Fund will be deducted this month (July 2019) in accordance with Article IV, Section 6 and Section 10 of the IAFF Local 244 Constitution & Bylaws.  City Chapter Members: Please be advised that deductions for Benevolent Fund and TV Fund are scheduled to come out during the first pay period in July 2019.
City Chapter E-board Vacancy
05/01/19 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
The IAFF Local 244 Executive Board is accepting letters of interest for City Trustee 1 for the next 14 calendar days. The Executive Board will appoint members to serve in these positions at the Executive Board meeting on July 18, 2019 until the next General Election; in accordance with the IAFF Local 244 Constitution & Bylaws, Article VI, Section 5.
Results of today's County Chapter special meeting
04/25/19 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
During today's special meeting regarding Captain Conversions the membership voted unanimously to accept the BCFD Chief's Plan to convert Lieutenant postions to Captains.
1st Annual Battle for the Pump Cornhole Tournament
04/19/19 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
Come out and take part in the 1st Annual Battle for the Pump Cornhole Tournament benefitting Local 244's Membership Assistance Program.   When: Saturday May 11th 9 a.m.
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