ALBANY, N.Y.–Fourteen new recruit firefighters will be sworn
in by Mayor Kathy Sheehan on Friday.
The recruit firefighters will be sworn in to the Department
of Fire and Emergency Services at the Albany City Hall.
“The Albany Fire Department has a long tradition of service
to the residents of and visitors to the City of Albany. This new class will be
replacing 14 dedicated public servants who have recently retired. It is
exciting to welcome the next generation of firefighters to active service,”
said Mayor Sheehan.
“Dedication to the residents of the City of Albany and
professionalism comprise the cornerstone of our membership,” said Fire Chief
The fourteen new hires will be sworn in at 2 p.m.