The Oregon Fire Chiefs Association will be hosting the 9th Annual Oregon Fire Service Meritorious Awards Banquet. The banquet will be held on Saturday, May 22, 2010 at the Salem Conference Center Santiam Ballroom located at 200 Commercial Street Southeast in Salem, Oregon. The event begins at 6:00 pm with a no-host reception with dinner following at 7:00 pm.
This extraordinary event provides the only statewide forum for agencies and individuals to recognize and pay tribute to members of the Oregon Fire Service, for acts of courage, heroism and dedication to their profession. During the dinner, members of the Oregon Fire Service who were previously nominated and approved will receive awards such as the Medal of Honor, Medal of Valor, Award of Excellence, Distinguished Conduct, Unit Citation, Citizen Life Saving, Public Service Award, and Lifetime Achievement Award.
Click here to learn more about the criteria for and explanation of the different types of awards. Congratulations in advance to all Oregon Fire Service awardees!
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May 19, 2010