Photos by Fritz Rethage     Posted June 1, 2005

HHFD Annual Inspection 2005
Hasbrouck Heights Fire Department

The Hasbrouck Heights Fire Department conducted its Annual Inspection at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 14, 2005.

Department personnel were in full dress uniform. The equipment and new headquarters were presented for inspection and Department personnel were available to answer any questions.

The program began with the presentation of Honor Guard, Pledge of Allegiance, and Department Secretary, Thomas Rubino, conducting Roll Call.

Fire Department Chaplain Fr. Joseph Pickard provided the invocation and blessing of the new facility.

Mayor Ronald R. Jones, Fire Commissioner Thomas Meli and Fire Chief Joseph Taylor, Jr. made comments.

Light refreshments were served at the conclusion of the inspection.

This was the first inspection in the new facility since"The Big Fire in 1999. Recent inspections were conducted at The Circle, Masonic Lodge and the temporary headquarters on Central Avenue.

The event is attended by local officials as well as Fire Chiefs from area towns. ###

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Fire Department Secretary Thomas Rubino began the ceremony with "roll call".

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HHFD Color Guard and the Department during the Pledge of Allegiance

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Fire Chaplain Joe Pickard provided the invocation

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Mayor Ronald Jones addressed the Department

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Fire Commissioner Thomas Meli

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Fire Chief Joseph Taylor, Jr.

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Fire Chiefs from nearby communities participated in the inspection.

The equipment was available for the community to investigate
and Department members were on hand to answer any questions.

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