Somers VFD Members Graduate Firefighter 1
By SVFD Webteam
July 13, 2018

On July 12th, 2018 Somers VFD members were honored at a graduation ceremony held at the Westchester County Department of Emergency Services. Three SVFD members graduated from the Firefighter 1 program. Firefighter 1 is the basic class necessary to be a firefighter. It is a several month program that is very physically and mentally challenging. The three members of the SVFD that were honored are as follows Firefighter Frank Ritacco, Firefighter Paul Walsh, and Firefighter/EMT Jacob Leff. In attendance were the families of the members graduating and 1st Assistant Chief Jon Mackey and 2nd Assistant Chief Ray Carile. Congratulations to our graduates and thank you for dedicating the time to serve our community!