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Portland Fire & Rescue’s (PF&R) Fall 2010 Award Ceremony was held Wednesday, November 10, 2010 at 7:00 pm at PF&R's Training Center on NE 122nd. PF&R’s Awards Committee previously evaluated nominations for awards submitted from internal employees and external sources and recommended the degree of recognition to Fire Chief John Klum.
The Awards Committee provides recognition to:
PF&R awards are not reserved exclusively for firefighters, but may be presented to any deserving individuals.
The Ceremony began with PF&R’s Honor Guard posting the colors. Lieutenant/Public Information Officer Rich Tyler and Damon Simmons welcomed attendees alongside Fire Chief John Klum, Fire Commissioner Randy Leonard, and Portland Firefighters Association President Jim Forquer. The following promotions and awards were then celebrated:
Certificate of Merit:
Certificate of Achievement:
Letter of Commendation:
Fire Chief’s Certificate:
Letter of Recognition:
Letter of Appreciation:
Medal of Honor:
Additional photos of the Awards Ceremony will be posted on PF&R Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/pages/Portland-OR/Portland-Fire-Rescue/123162870366. Congratulations to all awardees!
Portland Fire & Rescue
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November 12, 2010