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8/20/2016 100th Anniversary Celebration & Life Members day.(pt.1) by Mike Benson Jr.

                                          East Greenbush Fire Company Celebrates 100 years of Service.

       On a beautiful sunny day the members of the East Greenbush Fire Company gathered to celebrate a century of service. The celebration started with the band Grand Central Station entertaining the members and their families.
       Later in the afternoon the Fire Company was recognized for 100 years of service by officials from the Hudson Valley Volunteer Firefighters Association. Thereafter a Life Members Ceremony recognized Life Members Chris Lavin, Chuck Hellmuth and Andy Karras for their immense years of service to the Fire Co.
       District Chief Bob Lehmann and Mike Benson Sr., Chairman of the Board of Fire Commissioners conducted a dedication ceremony of the new Truck 11. Members gathered for photos and then a barbecue dinner was provided by My Place & Co. Santorum Fireworks provided an amazing fireworks display to close out the memorable day.
       Special thanks to 100th Anniversary Chairman Jeff Tooker and his committee members for making this day possible.
                Click here to see Life Member ceremonies photos.(pt.2)
                Click here to see Truck 11 dedication,dinner and Fireworks photos.(p.3)