2023 Annual Inspection Dinner & 120th Anniversary Celebration
By Deputy Chief Jason L. Nickson
May 22, 2023

The Bedford Hills Fire Department and Bedford Hills Fire District Annual Inspection Dinner & 120th Anniversary Celebration was held on Friday, May 19, 2023 at Villa Barone in Mahopac, New York.

Ex-Captain Christopher R. Brooke was awarded Firefighter of the Year "In Recognition Of Outstanding Service And Devotion To The Bedford Hills Fire District and Department."

Firefighter Francesco A. Figluizzi was awarded the Willis A. Goodrow Chiefs Award for "Commitment to advanced training, professionalism and dedication to the Bedford Hills Fire Department."

Firefighter Thomas T. Love was awarded the Rev. Joseph Campbell Award for "Outstanding Achievement And Dedication In The Performance Of Duty, Advanced Training And Positive Attitude."

The Apparatus Trophy was awarded to Engineer Mark Kane - Tower Ladder 57.

Congratulations to the following members for achieving the following years of Active Service Awards:

5 Years
Tyler Joseph
Michael Hohner

10 Years
Robert Fuentes
Wyatt Messinger
Howard Stern

15 Years
Christopher Brooke
Laurie Dennett

20 Years
Dominic A. Bueti
Robert Dennett Jr.
Jason L. Nickson

25 Years
Nicola D. Bueti

30 Years
Joseph J. Lombardo III

50 Years
Robert Dennett Sr.

The following members were also recognized:

50/60/70 Year Members:
Alexander J. McGill - 52 YEARS
John Hawthorne - 53 YEARS
Ira M. Katz - 53 YEARS
George Minotti - 54 YEARS

60 Years
J.C. Beach
David F. Brown

The following members for achieved years of Department Membership Awards:

15 Years
Robert Partelow
Jonathan Sordellini

20 Years
Doug Fiumara

25 Years
Ross Burbank

30 Years
William McGee
Peter Piacente

35 Years
Dominic A. Bueti

45 Years
Jeff Champlin
John Curra Jr.
Peter Welch

50 Years
Ken Fantel

Photo Credit: Herb Foster, Stephanie Bueti, Brian McGill