Gainesville Professional Firefighters
IAFF Local 2157

Proudly serving the citizens of Gainesville, Florida

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About IAFF Local 2157

The Gainesville Professional Firefighters serve the men and women of Gainesville Fire-Rescue whose mission of Fire Service delivery through "...Professionals providing Rapid Response, Education, and Community Involvement..." compliments our own mission of protecting the brave and dedicated Firefighters and their families who make Gainesville safer and more secure place to work and live.

This web page is an important part of Gainesville Firefighter’s mission to reach out and be informative on the issues that affect our members, families and communities.  We hope you will return often and give us your comments about what you see and would like to see in the future.


News & Information

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Busy Week in Tallahassee

Mar 13, 2019
FPF President Jim Tolley talks about a busy week in Tallahassee as a new Governor and cabinet were sworn in and the legislature met for their first committee week of 2019.

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Commissioners "Fractured" Over City Leadership

Mar 13, 2019
Three Gainesville commissioners and several residents expressed disappointment Thursday night in the direction of the city, a conversation that largely revolved around City Manager Anthony Lyons.

In Our Community

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TNT Rescue

Mar 13, 2019
Congratulations to @GFR1882 firefighters for bringing home the trophy!

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The Risk of Cancer

Mar 13, 2019
Firefighters put their lives at risk every day on the job. Now, it seems they are also fighting another battle: the risk of cancer.

Our Charities

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Fill the Boot

Since 1954, IAFF members have shown an unwavering commitment to defeating muscular dystrophy and related life-threatening diseases.

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Engineer Jeremy McKay, a 12-year veteran of Clay Count Fire Rescue, has recently been diagnosed with stage 4 Adenocarcinoma Cancer.

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