Shaun Abbey, MPFFU 2nd District Vice President, has been elected to serve as Chairperson of the Michigan Joint Fire Service Council for a term ending December 31, 2017.
The purpose of the Council is to address the legislative and funding needs of the fire service in Michigan by:
a. Facilitating communication among members;
b. Promoting harmony of action among members;
c. Initiating, reviewing, and taking a position on state and federal programs, appropriations, and legislation that affect the fire service;
d. Annually presenting and maintaining an updated statewide legislative priority list.
Membership in the MJFSC consists of representatives from all statewide or regional fire service associations, agencies, or organizations involved in the delivery of fire related services.