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Denver Fire Fighters Burn Foundation Payday Raffle
Hello All, A message from the Denver Fire Fighters Burn Foundation: The $1,000 winner for the August 15th payday raffle was Glen Lopez, Lieutenant Fire Investigation. Congratulations to Glen! Thanks to your continued support 70 children will attend the Children's Hospital Summer Burn Camp next week in Estes Park. Read More...
858 F.A.C. Summer Patio Series
858 F.A.C. Summer Patio Series Next Stop- Station 26 Brewin August 15th, 5:30 @ Old Denver Fire Station 26, 7045 E 38th Ave come join the fun. Beer specials for all party people, Top Shelf food truck will be site making up great chow, and lots of jocularity! See you there. Read More...
Denver Firefighters 858 NFL Pick-em-League
Denver Firefighters 858 NFL Pick-em-League.   All members we are excited to announce the DFD pick em league. This is open to all members, current and retired, as well as friends and family. The entry fee is $10 and $1 of every entry will go to the Burn Foundation. Your entry needs to be paid either to me or Dena at the union hall before Sept. Read More...
27th Annual Chili Cook Off
Brothers and Sisters, It is time for the 27th Annual Chili-Cook Off, hosted by Denver Firefighters Local 858. Friday September 26th, lets warm up your ladles and start peeling chili’s, because the Cook-Off is on! Details of the event are enclosed on the attached flyers, feel free to call with any questions you have. Read More...
Download: 2014 Annual Chili Cookoff.pdf , 27th annual chili cookoff regs.pdf
Results of the Pension Vote
We received word today that the votes have been counted. The 4% vote passed with 67.56% of members statewide in support of the measure. There will now be a vote by the cities, and 50% of the cities (plus one) will be required for the measure to move forward. We will keep you updated as we hear more. Read More...
Water World discount for Local 858
To all Denver Firefighters union Local 858 associates: We are excited to announce that Denver Firefighters Union Local 858 has signed up for The Calypso Club Discount Ticket Program. Read More...
2014 IAFF Delegate Electrion Results
The following are the results of the election for delegates and alternates to attend the 2014 IAFF Convention. (*Note Jeremy Young was nominated, but withdrew) Donn Bower 44 Bill Moeder 40 Dan Doyle 36 George Baker 29 Rick Dodson 22 We will be taking all 5 nominees. Rick Dodson will be present as an alternate and the remaining members will act as delegates. Read More...
A response to Max Nelson's letter
Please see the attached response to Max Nelson's letter regarding the upcoming Pension vote. Read More...
Download: Response to Max Nelson.docx
A letter from brother Ben Grover
To my brothers and sisters, I wanted to thank you for the overwhelming support that many of you have extended to my family over the past week.  For those that don't know, my 1 year old daughter Anna was hospitalized with a serious bacterial infection in her lymph nodes that rapidly spread through her neck and face and threatened her airway. Read More...
Pension Committee - The Vote (final videos)
The Local 858 pension committee has prepared a series of short videos explaining how each one of the components of your pension works and how that proposed change will affect you. These final videos discuss the upcoming vote.  The Vote (Part 1): The Vote (Part 2): http://youtu. Read More...
Vacancies on Burn Foundation Board
Vacancies on Burn Foundation Board The Board of Directors for the Denver Fire Fighters Burn Foundation is looking for interested members to fill two current vacancies on the Board. Any Denver Fire Fighter is eligible to apply.  Members interested should submit a letter of interest to board member Lacy Harmony, E-03-B or contact her at 303-668-3555. Read More...
Pension Committee - Video 4
The Local 858 pension committee has prepared a series of short videos explaining how each one of the components of your pension works and how that proposed change will affect you. This fourth video covers the Separate Retirement Account (SRA).  http://youtu. Read More...
2014 AFL-CIO Endorsement List
Please see the attached document to view the 2014 AFL-CIO Endorsement List. Read More...
Download: 2014 AFL-CIO Endorsement List.xlsx
Pension Committee - Video 3
The Local 858 pension committee has prepared a series of short videos explaining how each one of the components of your pension works and how that proposed change will affect you. This third video covers your DROP and deferred retirement options. http://youtu. Read More...
Pension Committee - Video 2
The Local 858 pension committee has prepared a series of short videos explaining how each one of the components of your pension works and how that proposed change will affect you. This second video covers your retirement options. *While the information in this video is accurate, this is not a production of FPPA. Read More...
Congressional Attacks on State and Local Pensions
As President Simpson has reported at the last two union meetings, there are federal congressional attacks on state and local pensions.  Please see the attached powerpoint from the IAFF. Read More...
Download: Pension Wkshp.pptx
Elevate Yourself Colorado
Brothers and Sisters, On August 15, 2014 Elevate Yourself Colorado will be hosting a memorial climb up Storm King Mountain to honor Fire, Police and First Responders. Local 858 is looking for members that would like to be part of a team that will climb the mountain in support of this worthy cause. If you are interested, please call CJ Haberkorn @ 303-918-2444 or email Read More...
Hot Times Kool Kars Committee
Brothers and Sisters, Local 858 is looking for members who are interested in being a part of the Hot Time Kool Kars committee. This event has been a long standing tradition for the last 21 years and Local 858 has been asked to help support their effort. Any member who is willing to donate their time should call CJ Haberkorn @ 303-918-2444 or email me @ cjdfd3@msn. Read More...
Pension Committee - Video 1
The Local 858 pension committee has prepared a series of short videos explaining how each one of the components of your pension works and how that proposed change will affect you. This first video is an introduction to your pension. *While the information in this video is accurate, this is not a production of FPPA. Read More...
Brothers and Sisters, As you know the city recently contracted to change our deferred compensation retirement accounts over to TIAA-CREF.  When the change occurred many members were concerned with the management of their accounts.  After  researching some options it was found that TIAA-CREF offers an Independent Fiduciary Advice model. Read More...
Fire Fighting Eating Habits Research
Brothers and Sisters, Please read the attached PDF regarding a quick survey on eating habits of firefighters. Click the link and follow the prompts. Read More...
Download: Fire Fighter Eating Habits Research.pdf
IAFF Call for Buglers
Brothers and Sisters, The IAFF Memorial Honor Guard will be holding auditions for buglers to join the Honor Guard and perform at the 2014 Fallen Fire Fighter Memorial ceremony in Colorado Springs, Colorado, on September 20. Prospective buglers must provide their own uniform and bugle. Auditions will be scheduled prior to the 2014 Memorial Observance. Read More...
Building Committee
To all Members, January's Exeucutive Board Meeting, President Simpson appointed Vice President George Baker as Charimen of the Building Committee. The committee held its first meeting of 2014 on Monday, February 10th.  In attendance were George Baker, Andy Laux, Mike Somma, Mike Pylar, and Doug Brock. Read More...

August 2014 Anniversary Observances

The following members celebrated
their anniversary date in August.

36 years
Gary Garcia
Joseph Hart
Simon Montez
Leonard Montoya

29 years
Larry Bishop
Frederick Burke
Kim Burke
Michael Delano
Michael Jeffries
Thomas Jones
David Lindeman
Darwin Neiman
Lawrence Pascale
Vincent Phelan
Gerald Toney
Mark Wagner

12 years
Aaron Abrams
Salvador Bonilla
Silas Cordova
Kevin Denny
Lance Donatelli
Ken Inglee
Matthew Lancaster
James Lindeberg
Josh Odendahl
Thomas Perry
Richard Pula
Jonathan Riggenbach
Dustin Robinson
David Schlote
Jordon Schoolmeester
Daniel Slattery
Scott Thornton
Steven Veraldi
Edward Wharton
Scott Wyman

11 years
Paul Dible

7 years
Ryan Abbott
John Abernathy
Brian Baird
Travis Brown
Dennis Cook

Alex Dorgan-Ross
Matthew Hamilton
Thomas Horton
Marshe Jackson
Erik Kaneta
Ronald Marrone
Richard Martin
Andy Mast
Timothy Meegan
Lee Montgomery
Matthew Ogren
Timothy Plybon
Brian Rohleder
Jose Santistevan
Marc Seelbach
Jeffrey Smischny
Morgan Thomas
Matthew Tomko









Retired-Active Members Retirement Anniversary

35 years
William Colvard

21 years
Michael Smith

20 years
David Heitman

17 years
Philip Popish

13 years
Larry Ranney
Patrick Warkentin

12 years
Timothy Koinzan

11 years
David Motley
Richard Palinckx

10 years
Gail Brewster
Francis Novak

9 years
John Apodaca
David Dempsey
Douglas Land
John Trujillo

6 years
Raymond Gabaldon

4 years
Anthony Padilla
George Popish

3 years
Thomas Conner

2 years
Michael Brickman
David Penn












Lifetime Members Retirement Anniversary

9 years
Donald Baldwin

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