State fire chiefs association seeking local leader awards nominations

The New York State Association of Fire Chiefs (NYSAFC) is seeking nominations for its state Chief of the Year Award, along with several other designations and scholarships.

A chief’s award is presented annually to both a career and volunteer leader, with honorees chosen based upon “demonstration of outstanding leadership, innovation, professional development, integrity, service to the public, and contributions to the fire and emergency services.”

Nomination information for the chief’s and other awards are available at