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Calling all L145 members! Event: "Come Walk With Firefighters" When: Tomorrow, October 18, 2020 Location: L145 , 10405 San Diego Mission Rd, San Diego Ca. 92108 Time: 09:30
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A call for L145 Members


Calling all L145 Brothers and Sisters! Todd Gloria has asked for your support this Sunday at 9:30 am. Todd wants to highlight firefighter support for his campaign with " Come Walk With Firefighters". It's simple, show up, bring a your red shirt and a non- city issued helmet if you have it or we will provide it! A quick photo thenIf you can stay and...
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L145 Voter Guide November 2020

 L145 Voter's Guide 2020. These L145 endorsed candidates have been approved by the membership by majority vote. We do our best to vet the best candidates who support firefighters. Please remember to vote this November 3rd.  San Diego Mayor: Todd Gloria San Diego City CouncilD3: Stephen Whitburn D5: Marni Von WilpertD7: Raul CampilloS...
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A Message from L145 Health & Safety Director - Kurtis Bennett

 Local 145 Brothers and Sisters, Please see view this important post from Local 145 Health and Safety Director Kurtis Bennett. We appreciate you taking the time to view this important message regarding EMERG and the SAVER Study. Thank you, Your Local 145 Board. L145 - Collect by WeTransfer The best way to save, organize and share ideas from al...
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SD to SD Trade Imbalance

Local 145 Brothers and Sisters, On July 8, 2016, L145 filed a Step IV grievance on behalf it's members for a violation of language related to Article 2 Trades. L145 asserted that there was a violation of Article 2 Section B.1 of the MOU between the City of San Diego and San Diego City Fire Fighters Local 145. Article 2, Section B. 1 States:  "...
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Leave Donation Request -

Local 145 Brothers and Sisters, We have a Medical Leave donation request from a fire department fleet member for your consideration. Here is the request: "On May 30th, 2020 one of our co-workers, friend, and Fleet family member Marco "Mr. Rabbit" Arellano experienced an unfortunate life changing event. Marco has not returned to work since...
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UCP Golf Tournament Foursome

Local 145 has a foursome for the UCP golf tournament on Monday August 17th at El Camino Country Club, time TBD as shotgun starts are not allowed at the moment. The first person with a solid foursome to email Denise at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. can play. 
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L145 Announcement : Services for Ryan Ferrara

Local 145 Brothers and Sisters, Please see the attachment and link regarding the services for Ryan Ferrara.  Below is the link to view the ceremony, https://youtu.be/GMa9iRASsIE Your Local 145 Executive Board Download PDF File Here
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ZOOM Link for General Membership Meeting - WEDNESDAY MORNING

Local 145 is inviting you to a scheduled San Diego City Firefighters Local 145 Zoom meeting.Topic: WEDNESDAY, July 22 - Local 145 General Membership MeetingTime: Jul 22, 2020 8:30 AM Pacific Time (US and Canada)Join Zoom Meetinghttps://zoom.us/j/99675905238Meeting ID: 996 7590 5238One tap mobile+14086380968,,99675905238# US (San Jose)+16699006833,,...
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ZOOM Link for General Membership Meeting - TUESDAY NIGHT

Local 145 is inviting you to a scheduled San Diego Firefighters General Membership Zoom meeting. Topic: TUESDAY, JULY 21 - Local 145 General Membership Meeting Time: Jul 21, 2020 8:30 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/93021601974 Meeting ID: 930 2160 1974 One tap mobile +14086380968,,93021601974# US (San Jose) +166...
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July General Membership Meeting - Access

July General Membership Meeting Update - Access Good evening Sisters and Brothers, In order to comply with COVID-19 protocols and social distancing while still offering an interactive experience, the Board will be conducting a trial of hosting July's General Membership Meeting through Zoom Meeting in lieu of the traditional in-person format and/or ...
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Tragic accident and loss of a beloved L145 member


Local 145 Brothers and Sisters,  L145 wishes to express our deepest condolences for the loss of our Brother Ryan in a tragic accident last night. He will be greatly missed. Our thoughts and prayers go out to Ryan's family as well as to Brother Patrick Sullivan who remains in the hospital with injuries sustained in the accident.  Your...
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FIRST - SAVER SURVEY


Local 145 Brothers and Sisters, Please see this message regarding the SAVER survey also known as Stress and Violence for EMS Responders: Hello members, please take the time to watch the following video from Dr. Jenn Taylor. There is a little bit of strong language but it is because of how strongly she feels for this cause. The L145 thoroughly endor...
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AMR House Dues Agreement 2020

Local 145 brothers and sisters, Approximately half of the firehouses throughout the City house AMR employees as a service delivery point. AMR has agreed to pay for their employees house dues to offset the expenses managed by the station captains. As part of the agreement between L145 and AMR, the dues are assessed for an increas...
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July General Membership E-Meeting

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L145 2019 Tax Information

Local 145 Brothers and sisters, Here is a copy of the 2019 tax information.  Local 145 Brothers and sisters, Here is a copy of the 2019 tax information. This is also available in Members Area/ Library.  Download PDF File Here
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UPDATED: Leave Sharing Donation Request

UPDATE: It was brought to our attention that members attempting to donate AL to Sergio through OneSD were not able to find his name under the leave donation tab. This was an administrative error that has been corrected. Members may now contribute AL to our Brother in need. Good morning Local 145 Sisters and Brothers, We have a request for...
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SAVER STUDY


Thank you to all of our members who are continuing to complete their surveys. These surveys are an important tool to quantify the stressors we face as first responders. Completing these will give us important data we can bring forth to lobby for policies and benefits necessary to for the well being of all of our members. Please keep your eye out fo...
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REMINDER: COSD Flex Benefit Open Enrollment closes TODAY!

Good morning Sisters and Brothers, We would like to remind our Membership that the City of San Diego Flex Benefit Open Enrollment closes later today. Please make your selections to protect you and your family, if you haven't already. The increased Flex Credits available to members in "plus tiers" has been updated in the system as of June 23rd. Reme...
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AMENDED FY 2021 Local 145 MOU – Update

 Good evening Brothers and Sisters,  Thank you to everyone who took time to stop by the Local to vote on the amended FY 2021 MOU. By majority vote, our Membership approved ratification of the amended proposal therefore the Board will direct our Lead Negotiator to communicate the result to the City's Team.  Although we now have a...
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Amended L145 MOU Proposal and Update

Good Evening Brothers and Sisters, Please visit the following link for an update on contract negotiations, member feedback and next steps: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t9DN3jMSzWY Amended L145 MOU proposal is attached to this email and is also posted in the 'Member Only' section of our website under "Hot Flash" Additionally, for those interested...
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Special Membership Meeting - Contract Vote

Local 145 Brothers and Sisters, We appreciate your response to the Board's request for feedback on the proposed FY 2021 Local 145 MOU. The Board has reviewed all suggestions, discussed options with our Lead Negotiator and submitted a counter-proposal to the City requesting modifications to the original language. The City has accepted L145 edits the...
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Nominations of Officers

Local 145 Brothers and Sisters, The Nomination of Officers results for Group A President, A-Division Director, Director at Large and Health and Safety Director are in. Nominees for each position were unopposed. All nominees have accepted within the seven (7) days after the close of nominations. Here are ...
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Proposed FY2021 Local 145 MOU - UPDATE

Good evening Local 145, Thank you to the members who exercised your right to vote on the proposed Fiscal Year 2021 Local 145 MOU. By majority vote, our Membership opposed ratification of the proposed contract therefore the Board will direct our Lead Negotiator to communicate the result to the City's Team. While this will likely mean no change in th...
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UPDATE: CITY COUNCIL APPROVES CHILDCARE FUNDS FOR ESSENTIAL WORKERS

 UPDATE: San Diego City Council voted 9-0 to allocate Cares Act Funding to provide childcare vouchers for essential workers.  Agenda Item 512  Begins 3:32.00 L145 Begins at 3:45.00 Council Vote: 3:49:00 CITY OF SAN DIEGO AGENDA FOR THE REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING OF TUESDAY, MAY 19, 2020, AT 9:00 AM Item S512:Emergency Resoluti...
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Leave Sharing Donation Request

Local 145 brothers and sisters, We have a a request for Catastrophic leave Donations to share: First, I want to thank everyone for their continued support during these troubling times. It is in my deepest sorrow that I must reach out to my fire department family for help. Recently, my family and I suffered a tragic loss that has quickly exhausted a...
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DRAFT FY21 Local 145 MOU - Tracked Change Version

Good evening Local 145, The proposed FY2021 L145 MOU, with tracked changes, is attached for your review. As a reminder, the Board will present an overview of the changes via an online Special Membership Meeting this Sunday, May 17, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. That presentation can be viewed by logging into the members only area of www.sandiegocityfirefighter...
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May General Membership Agenda (E-Meeting)

Local 145 Brothers and Sisters,  Due to ongoing COVID-19 restrictions, the May General Membership Meeting format has been modified. On Tuesday, May 19 @ 6:00 pm, in-lieu of the traditional meeting format, the Board will post a video update to the Member Only Area of L145 Website. Any member who wishes to raise a question, comment or ...
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May Special Membership (E-Meeting) Tentative Agreement of MOU

Local 145 Brothers and Sisters, We will be conducting a Special Membership Meeting to consider ratification of a successor MOU. Due to the social distancing challenges of holding a traditional meeting the Board has decided to hold a Special Membership E-Meeting.  In preparation for the meeting we will be sending the draft MOU for Member review...
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UPDATE ON CHILDCARE FOR ESSENTIAL WORKERS:

The County Board of Supervisors voted today 5-0 in favor of essential workers! -Tune in to minute marker 39:09 to hear Agenda item #15. L145 joins the discussion 1:11:03 followed by SDPOA. 15. SUBJECT: SUPPORTING EMERGENCY CHILDCARE VOUCHERS FOR COVID-19 ESSENTIAL WORKERS AND OTHER VULNERABLE They approved to allocate 5 million from the County's Fe...
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PRESIDENT'S UPDATE

Good evening Brothers and Sisters, Please review the following updates from Local 145: L145 Health and Safety Director Opening Jeri Miuccio has formally stepped down from her position as Local 145 Health & Safety Director. Please join me in thanking Jeri for her service to our membership. Since there is still a year remaining in the Health &...
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COVID-19 Childcare Task Force for Essential Workers

Local 145 Brothers and Sisters, Your union has partnered up with the COVID-19 Childcare Task Force for Essential Workers to seek additional funding for up to 3,000 essential workers in San Diego County. We understand childcare can be cost prohibitive and options are limited. You shouldn't have to take on the roles of teache...
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Covid-19 Updates

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COVID-19 Daily Update 6

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Covid-19 Updates

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SDFD Quarantine Procedures

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COVID-19 Response Concerns

Good afternoon Brothers and Sisters, Local 145 Reps have been fielding member questions related to the COVID-19 pandemic so we would like to highlight some information that was previously sent out as well as address some new items and rumors out there. As a reminder, the appropriate way to contact the Fire Department Dedicated Infectious Control Of...
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COVID-19 DAILY UPDATE #1

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Cancellation of General Membership Meeting

Local 145 Brothers and Sisters, The March 17 & 18 General Membership Meetings have been cancelled. The Board made the decision due to the escalating COVID-19 Pandemic and increasing quarantine measures. A few board members have been dedicated to working around the clock to implement necessary policy changes and pro...
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COVID-19 Concerns for Local 145 Members

COVID-19 Concerns: Good morning Brothers and Sisters, We're sure that everyone is well aware of the growing COVID-19 pandemic. We've been communicating with FD Management in an effort to plan for the inevitable. With over 900 members, an exposure to our personnel at some point is likely. The information released by the Department thus far has been ...
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General Membership Meeting Agenda

San Diego City Fire Fighters, Local 145 General Membership Agenda March 17 @ 7 p.m. (C Division) / March 18 @ 8:30 a.m. (B Division) 2020 Call to OrderRoll Call of OfficersInstallation of new membersApproval of Minutes from 01/21/20President Report/ Report on CommitteesFinance report (Secretary/Treasurer) VII. Vice President's Report VIII. Rep...
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D-1 Firefighter Canvassing Event for Aaron Brennan


Calling all San Diego City Firefighters! We need red shirts to walk the neighborhoods of District 1 in support of Aaron Brennan for City Council. This is a family event. We will BBQ after we let our neighbors know who Public Safety trusts to represent the residents of District 1. When; Saturday, February 8, from 10am -...
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Local 145 Voters Guide- 2020 Primary








City of San Diego Mayor: Todd Gloria  ​San Diego City Council District 5: Marni Von Wilpert ​San Diego City Council District 1: Aaron Brennan  San Diego City Council District 7: Raul Campillo   53rd Congressional District: Georgette Gomez                          &...
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Enforcers Football Game


San Diego City Firefighters is proud to support The Enforcers Football Team. Mark your calendar for February 8, 2020 game kick off @ 4pm! Thank you Joe Pellegrini and Kyle Scarry for representing San Diego City Firefighters!
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OPPORTUNITY: 15% Pay Raise and 16 Hours Less Work per Week

Who wants a pay raise and more time off? Probably everybody! Although your Negotiations Team is currently working toward a successor contract for all firefighters, we want to highlight that an opportunity currently exists to improve your own pay by at least 15% while working 16 hours less per week. The Department recently opened the recruitment for...
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Electric

ELECTRIC PROUDLY SUPPORTS SAN DIEGO CITY FIRE DEPARMENT LOCAL 145 40% OFF* Thank You for Your Service! We are inspired by the service you do, the people you help, and the community you serve. To show our gratitude, Electric is offering 40% off all regular priced items. *Cannot be combined with any other promotion. STEPS TO REDEEM: 1. Visit - https:...
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Roark Apparel

ROARK PROUDLY SUPPORTS SAN DIEGO CITY FIRE DEPARTMENT LOCAL 145 40% OFF* Thank You for Your Service! Roark is inspired by the service you do, the people you help, and the community you serve. To show our gratitude, Roark is offering 40% off select items. *Cannot be combined with any other promotion. STEPS TO REDEEM: 1. Email - [email protected]
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General Membership - January 21-22


 Good morning L145 family, Just a heads up, The next General Membership Meeting "isn't" today and tomorrow. If you haven't noticed, the Sportsclub Calendar has an error. It shows the meeting the second Tuesday, Wednesday. The General Members meeting will be January 21 @ 7pm (A Div) and January 22 @ 8:30am (C Div).It appears the rest of the cal...
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General Membership Meeting

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General Membership Agenda

 ​ San Diego City Fire Fighters, Local 145 General Membership Agenda November 19 @ 7 p.m. (B Division) / November 20 @ 8:30 (C Division) 2019 I. Call to Order II. Roll Call of Officers III. Installation of new members IV. Approval of Minutes from 9/17/19 V. President Report/ Report on Committees VI. Finance report (Secretary/Treasurer) VII. Vi...
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Bomberos Home Brew Competition Tickets


*** All tickets are gone, thanks for the responses*** Local 145 has 18 tickets available for the  Bomberos Home Brew Competition  3:30-7:30pm  Barrio Logan Mercado 1101 E Cesar Chavez Parkway San Diego Ca. 92113 Tickets are free for members  ($45 value) Call the local to reserve and pick up.  *** All tickets are g...
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Alpha Project Golf Foursome

 Local 145 has a foursome to the Alpha Project Golf Tournament next Friday September 27th at Rancho Bernardo Inn. The check in is 10:30 am with lunch at 11 and a shotgun start at 12. Please email Denise at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to request a spot.
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Medical Leave Donation Lauren Mario

Local 145 Family, We have a member request for Medical Leave Donations to share. A donation form is attached for your convenience. Thank you for your consideration. Here is the post: Firefighter Lauren Mario suffered a traumatic hand and wrist injury off duty. She was airlifted to a trauma center for an emergency surgery. She is scheduled for ...
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General Membership Agenda

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Medical Leave Donation Engineer Danny Caldwell

Local 145 Brothers and Sisters,  Please read the following post from Engineer Danny Caldwell and thank you for your consideration.  August 26, 2019 Over the past 3 months my wife, Jocelyn, has become quite ill; and I am writing to request annual leave donations. While my wife still does not have a concrete diagnosis or prognosis...
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SDSU First Responder Night

Local 145 has complimentary tickets to the SDSU Aztecs vs. Utah State football game on September 21st at 7 pm. This is First Responder Night at the game. These tickets are first come first served. You can pick up 2 per person. Please no phone holds.  
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Burn Institute Update

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 I'm pleased to share that Camp Beyond the Scars was a tremendous success! We had 34 campers, plus 6 Leaders in Training enjoy a week of summer fun in a new venue. The Palomar Mountain site was very rustic and alpine. Yes, we had a few bug bites, and the fish were difficult to catch, but we were happy to have secured the facility and their sta...
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Medical Leave Donation Request FF Sergio Rivera

 On June 23, my 11 year old daughter was transported to Radys Childrens hospital for kidney failure and had surgery the same day she was admitted and immediately placed on dialysis 3 times per week. Her care team was finally able to determine that she had been born with a rare autoimmune disease that had gone undetected until now which was tri...
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President to Ops

Good afternoon Brothers and Sisters, For the last several years, the Local 145 President has been assigned to an administrative position within the Fire Department. Although this model is beneficial to both Management and our Membership, the position has not been well defined. Specific assignments over the years have varied with the intent to provi...
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REMINDER: Death & Disability Benefit Vote

REMINDER: Please attend City Council meeting tomorrow morning, August 6, 2019!! Council will be voting on a replacement Death & Disability Plan for 38% of our members hired since July 20, 2012. Should be a quick meeting as our Death & Disability benefit is expected to be on the consent agenda. We're almost there and need a strong show of su...
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SDFDesigns Store at Local 145 Fire Sale


SDFDesigns Store at Local 145 is holding a "fire" sale to clear out some overstock items. A variety of on duty and off duty items will be priced at $5.00, $10.00 and $15.00. Sale will be Wednesday August 7th through Friday August 9th. Store is open 8 am to 4:30 pm 
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Foursome for UCP Golf Tournament

Local 145 has a foursome available for Monday August 19th at El Camino Country Club in Oceanside. Check in is 11:30 with a shotgun start at 1:00.There is a 6:00 pm dinner and raffle following. Please email Denise at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you are interested in playing. This tournament benefits United Cerebral Palsy. 
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Prop B Death & Disability Policy Update

DEATH & DISABILITY POLICY FOR PROP B MEMBERS COMING... FINALLY!! The Local 145 Board made D&D our top priority in July of 2017. We went to the table over and over and refused to quit or accept a lesser benefit. The other Bargaining groups fell away but Local 145 persevered. When the City finally accepted our very fair policy, we reached out...
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Medical Leave Request Dianne Karty

As many of you know, my stepson passed away in May after being diagnosed with two forms of acute leukemia. I have exhausted all forms of leave from work to help take care of my family. Now, my brother-in-law is close to his final days with a separate health related circumstance. This year has been emotionally, physically, and spiritually draining t...
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28-Day FLSA Realignment

PAY STATEMENT IMPROVEMENT COMING: Everyone knows that our pay statements are incredibly difficult to understand. This is mostly due to OneSD blending different rates for specialty pay and FLSA into single line items. Also, our current 28-day cycle overlaps (3) separate pay periods which makes it's difficult to track when and how many FLSA hours we ...
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Golf Foursome Available

Community Campership Council      Golf Tournament Foursome         TEE IT UP FOR KIDS! Local 145 has a golf foursome available this Friday July 12th at the Rancho Bernardo Inn. We are looking for four members to represent San Diego City Firefighters at this event. It will go to the first member who ...
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General Membership Meeting Reminder

San Diego City Fire Fighters, Local 145  General Membership Agenda  July 16 @ 7 p.m. (B Division) / July 17 @ 8:30 (A Division) 2019 Call to Order Roll Call of Officers Installation of new members Approval of Minutes from 5/20/19 & 5/21/19 President Report/ Report on Committees Finance report (Secretary/Treasurer) FY19 Budget Review F...
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General Membership Meeting

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Ballot Results

June 19, 2019To: All Local 145 MembersRE: Election ResultsThe ballots were counted today for the Local 145 Straight Day Director position and the Bylaw amendment to establish an honorary position of President Emeritus. The results are as follows: Straight Day Division Director Alan Arrollado – 22 votes Micah Doan – 30 votes6 ballots were invalid du...
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SDFDesigns Store at Local 145 Closed

​SDFDesigns store at Local 145 will be closed all day Monday and Tuesday, June 17th and 18th for inventory and relocation to the new space. We look forward to welcoming you on Wednesday in our new store just across from the current space. Thank you for your understanding. 
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Special Membership Meeting

Special General Membership Agenda Thursday, June 13th @ 7 p.m. (B-Div) & Friday, June 14th @ 8:30 a.m. (C-Div) 2019 I. Call to Order II. Roll Call of Officers III. Installation of new members IV. Purpose of Special Meeting- Vote on Local 145 political endorsements  Adjournment- Next General Membership Meeting: July 16th 7 p.m. (B...
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ATTENTION: OFF DUTY FIREFIGHTERS -- YOUR ACTION IS NEEDED

Show Support for San Diego City Fire Fighters at City Council Meeting Monday We need to get a good showing of firefighters in our red t-shirts down to the City Council Meeting. Council will be voting on the City's direction for the Prop B quo warranto process. Our lead attorney on this issue, Ann Smith will be making a speech. We need to show Counc...
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FLSA Lawsuit F.A.Q.'s

Good evening Local 145 Brothers and Sisters, Local 145's Board of Directors and legal counsel worked together to compile an updated list of frequently asked questions. This information is regarding the recent Firefighter FLSA Lawsuit filed against the City of San Diego. Attached is the updated FLSA Lawsuit F....
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Cigna Select Plan Update

Local 145 Health Plan Update Earlier this morning the City Council approved Local 145’s request to amend Article 22 of our MOU to include the City’s Cigna Select Plan as an option for our members.  Local 145 members now have the option to choose the City’s Cigna Select Plan. A signed Side Letter Agreement has been incorporated into o...
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May Special Membership Meeting

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LOCAL145 RETIREE SAFETY ALERT

​NTC Asbestos Exposure Documentation   Download PDF File Here
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HELP Brother Jared Poppert

As you probably have heard, My wife April suffered a serious medical emergency at home on March 25th. She is currently in an acute care facility where she is receiving ongoing physical therapy. Her prognosis is good but she requires a lot of care and attention.  I have been off work since the event and have exhausted my AL balance. I have esta...
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General Membership Meeting Agenda

​San Diego City Fire Fighters, Local 145 General Membership Agenda Tuesday May 21st @ 7 p.m.(C Division)/May 22nd @ 8:30 a.m.(B Division) 2019 I. Call to Order II. Roll Call of Officers III. Installation of new members IV. Approval of Minutes for 3/19 & 3/20/19 V. President Report/ Report on Committees VI. Finance report (Secretary/Treasur...
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Spy Optic Discount

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Demo Work Party (Volunteers Needed)

We need your help doing something that most of us are experts in... Breaking things!!! We're finally making the needed improvements to the Local 145 building. To reduce cost and speed progress, we're looking for volunteers who can help with demolition. It'd be great to get 4-6 people per day May 6th through May 10th. Safety gear, tools, food, bever...
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ACTION REQUIRED: Firefighter FLSA Lawsuit

File Name: Firefighter-FLSA-Lawsuit-Info-Packet File Size: 4 mb Download File Good afternoon Members of Local 145, Many of you may have heard about a Federal lawsuit filed, against the City of San Diego, that seeks to get back pay and compensation for personnel working for San Diego Fire-Rescue who have worked overtime during the past three years. ...
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San Diego Fire Rescue Hockey Club, 43rd Annual IAFF Hockey Tournament

Beginning on 23 April The San Diego Fire Rescue Hockey Club will be participating in the 43rd Annual IAFF Hockey Tournament in Irvine, Ca. This event is being sponsored by the Los Angeles County Local 1014. First game is at 5pm and we a scheduled to meet Port Coquitlam, WA Fire. Attached below the Tournament link from LACo Fire and the Gr...
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Help Sister Dianne Karty


*EVENT UPDATE* Unfortunately 'Be The Match' does not have the resources to support the event scheduled at Local 145 on April 19th therefore this has been CANCELLED. ////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// CALLING ALL MEMBERS! Let's show our sister Dianne how big her fire family is!! Please stop by the Local o...
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Retirement Seminars

April 9, 2019 Good evening Sisters and Brothers, In our ongoing commitment to provide better service to our membership, the Board of Directors identified a need for accurate information with regard to benefits, options and deadlines for our members who are approaching retirement.  We have organized (2) Retirement Seminars that will includ...
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The U.S. Supreme Court, Petition DENIED

The U.S. Supreme Court has dealt the anti-pension forces another loss. Retirement security has always been the hallmark of a career in public safety. We've seen the effects to our workforce and your Local 145 Board remains committed to lead the fight on fundamental retirement security.  Search - Supreme Court of the United State...
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L145 BROTHER ORTANEZ NEEDS OUR HELP!!!

Dear Local 145 Members, As most of you know, Brother Arsenio "RC" Ortanez has been battling serious invasive cancer. Although RC's doctors were hopeful that a recent tumor in his throat could be overcome with treatment, this has unfortunately not been the case.The tumor aggressively grew back and again impinged on RC's airway. This is not a good si...
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REMINDER: Asbestos Exposure Documentation

Good morning Brothers and Sisters, Due to the recent news coverage on firefighter exposure to asbestos at NTC, the Local 145 Board would like to remind you to take action necessary to protect your rights.Last fall, we worked with attorneys and specialists to develop a FAQ to address the most common questions and concerns heard.We also created a Min...
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*** PROP B UPDATE - February 13, 2019***

The California Supreme Court recently ruled in favor of Local 145 when it decided that Proposition B was conducted in violation of the law to Meet and Confer. In January, the City of San Diego appealed that decision to the Supreme Court of the United States under a claim that former Mayor Jerry Sanders had a right to act as he did under the First A...
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Ballot Results Secretary-Treasurer

The ballots results are in for the Local 145 Secretary-Treasurer. Tony Tosca 206 votes Bryan Powell 155 votes There were 11 invalid votes The ballot committee included Jesse Conner, George Duardo, Bryan Bone and Jon Frichtel. Thanks to all that embraced your right to vote!​ 
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Ballot Results Bylaws and Editor-Webmaster

The ballots results are in for the Local 145 Bylaws amendments and the Editor-Webmaster elimination. The Bylaws amendments were approved, the results are as follows:181 yes votes, 4 no votes and 2 invalid votes.The elimination of the Editor-Webmaster was approved per the following results: 176 yes votes, 10 no votes and 1 invalid vote.  The ba...
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2018 Tax Information

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Message from the President: L145 Secretary- Treasurer

Good afternoon Local 145, Please be advised that Bryan Bone, due to competing time commitments, has formally stepped down from his position as Local 145 Secretary-Treasurer yesterday. Bryan holds himself accountable to a high standard in the performance of his duties as Secretary-Treasurer. He made a very difficult yet admirable decision to step do...
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General Membership Meeting Agenda

San Diego City Fire Fighters, Local 145 General Membership Meeting Agenda Tuesday January 15th, 7 p.m. (A Div) / Wednesday January 16th, 8:30a.m. (B Div) 2019 I.Call to Order II.Roll Call of Officers III.Installation of new members IV.Approval of minutes from 11/20-21/18 General Membership Meeting V.President Report / Report on Committees VI.Financ...
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Fire & Safety Expo and Firefighter Demolition Derby

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​SAN DIEGO— The Firefighter's Advisory Council's Fire & Safety Expo and Firefighter Demolition Derby presented by San Diego City Fire Fighters Local 145 is back again with exhilarating firefighting demonstrations and the crowd favorite, Firefighter Demo Derby! This year's event will take place on Saturday, June 1 from 11am to 6pm at the San Die...
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Free Gulls Tickets

​Local 145 has complimentary San Diego Gulls hockey tickets for this Saturday's game against San Jose at 7:00 pm. If you would like a pair please come by Local 145 this week between 8 and 5 to pick up. Please note we close from 11 to 12 for lunch. First come, first served and no phone reservations please. 
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L145 SUCCESSFUL IN PROTECTING MEMBERS FROM UNNECESSARY ATTACK ON COMP TIME!

Good afternoon Brothers and Sisters, Earlier this week, we informed you of a City decision to temporarily suspend Comp Time accrual beginning on January 1, 2019. The Local 145 Board of Directors believed this action to be unnecessary and punitive due to a misinterpretation of an IRS principle known as constructive receipt. We immediately engaged ou...
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Free Tix to Carols by Candlelight

We received a handful of tickets, courtesy of Jim Cunningham, for a wonderful holiday entertainment event that benefits Rady Children's Hospital. When: Friday, Dec 7 or Saturday, Dec 8 at 8:00 p.m. Where: California Center for the Arts - Escondido Cost: FREE (First come, first served, limit 2 tix per member) Members are asked to wear Class A's to s...
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City Intent to Suspend Comp Time Accrual for All City Employees

Good evening Brothers and Sisters, Last night, I received word that the City of San Diego intended to suspend comp time accrual for all City employees beginning on January 1, 2019 due to a City Attorneys' Office opinion that the program violates IRS tax regulations. Details were vague and this proposed action came with no warning. I have been on th...
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Special Membership Meeting Agenda

San Diego City Fire Fighters, Local 145 Special Membership Agenda Tuesday December 4th @ 7 p.m. (C Division) / Wednesday December 5th @ 8:30 a.m. (B Division) 2018 I. Call to Order II. Roll Call of Officers III. Installation of new members IV. President's Statement on reason for special meeting- Acceptance of Nominations for L145 Trustee to Souther...
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COMPLIMENTARY TIX TO USD VS COLORADO BASKETBALL


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