NCFR Welcomes 14 New Firefighters

NCFR Welcomes 14 New Firefighters

North Collier Fire welcomed 14 new Firefighter/EMTs to our family.  The new recruits began their 8-week orientation on September 30th.  These 8 weeks will  prepare the new firefighters for their new career with NCFR and includes both...
Lt. Schank Recognized for Community Service

Lt. Schank Recognized for Community Service

On October 9, 2019, NCFR firefighter Lt. Robert Schank was recognized with the Distinguished Public Service Award for his service to the community. This service includes his mentoring of more than 1,500 children as a youth soccer coach. The Distinguished Public...
NCFR Recognizes Three Retirements

NCFR Recognizes Three Retirements

On July 12, 2019, North Collier Fire Rescue recognized three retirees (pictured above holding flags, from left to right):  Inspector John Sparkman IV, Lt. Anthony St. Louis and Lt. John Vosburgh.  All three began their career with the District on the same...
Firefighter Liebowitz Retires

Firefighter Liebowitz Retires

On July 25, 2019, North Collier Fire Rescue recognized Firefighter Barry Liebowitz at a retirement ceremony to honor his more than 16 years with the District. We wish him well in the next chapter of his life. See the Video from the Retirement Ceremony See the Pics...
FF Ryan Bellamy Wins at First Responder Games

FF Ryan Bellamy Wins at First Responder Games

North Collier Firefighter Ryan Bellamy competed at the 2019 First Responder Games and walked away with a medal!  The games were held in Tampa in early June with numerous competitive sports. Bellamy participated in the crossfit competition which included four...
Battalion Chief Al Duffy Retires After 30 Years

Battalion Chief Al Duffy Retires After 30 Years

Battalion Chief Al Duffy began his career with the Hagerman FD in Long Island NY before coming to serve Collier County. He served first with the City of Naples for three years, and then with North Collier Fire Rescue for the last 30 years. The District recognizes...
Chairman Lombardo Recognized for 20 Years of Service

Chairman Lombardo Recognized for 20 Years of Service

Chairman J. Christopher Lombardo was recognized for 20 years of service to the District at the May 8, 2019 Board of Fire Commissioners meeting.  Fire Chief Eloy Ricardo and Chief James Cunningham presented Chairman Lombardo with a ceremonial fire helmet. Notice...
NCFR Recognized at Phoenix Award Ceremony

NCFR Recognized at Phoenix Award Ceremony

FF Chris Power, FF William Szczepkowski, DE Adam Abadir, Capt.Tab Custer, FF Jose Gomez and FF Ryan Bellamy.On May 20, 2019, the following NCFR personnel were recognized with Phoenix Awards by Collier County. Congratulations to all!-Engineer Adam Abadir-Firefighter...