Volunteer Fire Companies

Senate Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee
April 29, 2015
7 p.m.

Adamsburg Community Fire Department
Westmoreland County

Call to Order by Chairman Vulakovich

Pledge of Allegiance

Hearing on Volunteer Fire Companies – Recruitment and Retention Issues

7:00 p.m.
Opening Statements -Senator Randy Vulakovich, Majority Chairman
Opening Statement – Senator Jay Costa, Democrat Chairman
Opening Statement – Senator Kim Ward

7:10 p.m.
Richard Flinn, Director
PA Emergency Management Agency
The Honorable Tim Solobay, PA Fire Commissioner

7:40 p.m.
Don Konkle, Executive Director
PA Fire & Emergency Services Institute

8:00 p.m.
Scott Coburn, General Counsel
PA State Association of Township Supervisors

8:20 p.m.
John Rihn, Emergency Management Coordinator
Shaler Township
Elfinwild Volunteer Fire Company

8:40 p.m.
David Jones, President
PA Emergency Health Services Council