Leadership

Westchester Chiefs Hear Assistant Chief McKenna

Issue 5 and Volume 90.

Westchester Chiefs Hear Assistant Chief McKenna Assistant Chief George L. McKenna. of the New York Fire Department, was the principal speaker at the regular meeting of the Fire Chiefs’ Emergency Plan, which was held at Fire Headquarters, Montrose, N. Y., on the evening of Wednesday, April 21, with an attendance of 89. The members were welcomed by Fire Commissioner William Reubsamen and Chief Gillio, of Montrose. Judge Hoop reported that the socalled “Garrity Bill,” which proposed to amend the vehicle traffic law so as to prevent any local regulation of trucks, vehicles or trailers or inspection of such vehicles, had been killed in legislative committee. There was considerable discussion on the annual dinner, and while there was a strong sentiment in holding it at “Schmidt’s Farm,” near Scarsdale, the matter was left to the discretion of the committee. It has since been decided to hold the dinner meeting at “Schmidt’s…

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