Press Releases

For Release May 23, 2017

Statement from UFA President Gerard Fitzgerald in Support of the FDNY Hispanic Society

NEW YORK CITY - Uniformed Firefighters Association (UFA) President Gerard Fitzgerald issued the following statement in support of the FDNY Hispanic Society's decision to not participate in the upcoming Puerto Rican Day Parade:

"We stand with our brothers and sisters of the FDNY Hispanic Society and their decision to not participate in this year's Puerto Rican Day Parade. The Puerto Rican Day Parade is a time for celebration and the UFA applauds the FDNY Hispanic Society for making this difficult decision."

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