City of Toronto/OMERS Contacts

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Below is the contact information for the City of Toronto and OMERS. Please note – in the event of a Retired Toronto Fire Fighters passing the estate/executor should contact the City to see if there are any entitlements owed (eg. life insurance). (added to RESOURCES tab) City of Toronto TEAM Central (Option 4) — 414-338-0016 Pension, Payroll & Employee Benefits … Read More

Travel Advisory Lifted

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from Snowbirdadviser Insurance Canada lifts Global Travel Advisory to avoid non-essential travel for fully vaccinated Canadians On October 21, 2021, the Government of Canada lifted its Level 3 Global COVID-19 Travel Advisory to avoid non-essential travel for fully vaccinated Canadians COVID-19 travel advisories are now being issued on a country/regional basis. As a result, travel advisory levels have now been lowered for many popular snowbird destinations to Level … Read More

Celebration of Life for David Strauss

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Friends and family of DC David Strauss are having an informal gathering: Date: Thursday, October 28, 2021 Location: Harp and Crown Pub 300 Kingston Rd, Pickering, ON L1V 1A2 Time: 6 pm till 8 pm Organized by: Brian Fogarty

IAFF LODD: Firefighter Pierre Lacroix, Montreal IAFF L125

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Brothers and Sisters, (from TPFFA L3888) Details have now been confirmed for the ceremony for Pierre Lacroix. The following info was received from the OPFFA ATTENTION ALL OPFFA LOCALS:  Please see current information shared by Montreal President Christ Ross regarding the LODD Funeral for Montreal Firefighter Pierre Lacroix.  We will forward updates as we receive them.  Please take note that … Read More

David Strauss Funeral Notice

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Funeral Information For DC David Strauss Retired TFS (Former L-752 NYFD) DC David Strauss – 20 Oct 2021 Earlier today we were notified of the passing of retired District Chief David Strauss. David began his career with the North York Fire Department in 1983. He progressed through the ranks, and amalgamation, to retire as a well-respected District Chief with Toronto … Read More

Douglas “Sully” Sullivan Funeral Notice

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Captain Douglas “Sully” Sullivan Retired TFS – Former TFD (L-113) Captain Douglas Paul Sullivan – Aug 1946 – Oct 2021 SULLIVAN, Douglas P. “Sully” Died Peacefully at the age of 75, at Margaret Bahen Hospice in Newmarket, Ontario on Sunday, October 17, 2021, holding hands with his family. Beloved father to Kimberley and the late Sandra Sullivan. Loving brother to … Read More

Toy Drive Volunteers

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UNION NOTICE: #21-180 Monday, October 18, 2021 TOY DRIVE Subject: Toy Drive – Volunteers Needed We are approaching our peak time of year and are looking for volunteers. We have decided to run a volunteer orientation session to meet and greet all of you, as well as ensure the smooth operation of the warehouse. If you would like to be … Read More

Canadians Must be Fully Vaccinated to Fly

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LAST UPDATED: October 13, 2021 – from SnowbirdAdvisor.ca On October 6, 2021, the federal government announced that by October 30, 2021, all travellers age 12 years and up must be fully vaccinated to board a plane, train or marine vessel in Canada. However, the federal government also stated that it would implement a one-month “transition period” until November 30, 2021, for travellers who are in the process of being vaccinated, … Read More

Robert L.E. Papp Funeral Notice

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Passing of Active Member Captain Robert L.E. Papp (145 & 212) Former TFD (L-113) Active Member Captain Robert L.E. Papp – April 7, 1965 – September 26, 2021 Brothers and Sisters, The following details have been confirmed for Captain Robert Papp’s Service. Please click Here to register your attendance for contact tracing purposes. https://www.emailmeform.com/builder/form/9e91f3Kv5a1e6Aqxi8j Visitation – Thursday, October 21st, 2021 … Read More

TFS Retirements

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Join us in welcoming the newest members of the “R” Shift! Welcome aboard and Congrats! Safe and Happy Thanksgiving to all. TORONTO FIRE SERVICES Command Retirements – October 05, 2021 Rank             Last Name                 First Name    # From PL     To        PL NORTH C `       Brough                       Derrick           A113   A         Retired           30-Sep C         Cannon                     Todd               HR114 B        … Read More