FIRST PLACE (tie): "The Truth About
Jacksonville Local 122 felt the pressure as fire fighters saw their
pensions under attack from all ends. Fighting back against these
attacks, Local 122 created this web site to address the myths about fire
fighter pensions and set the story straight.
Produced by: Mark Treglio
Submitted by: Jacksonville, FL Local 122
FIRST PLACE (tie): "Target
This detail-oriented political campaign helped locals effectively
engage with mayors and councilors during the October 2010 municipal
elections and included tools and resources for getting local members
involved in campaigning, working with political candidates and
protecting fire fighters’ rights.
Produced by: Mark McKinnon
Submitted by: Ontario Professional Fire Fighters Association
HONORABLE MENTION: "National
City Fire Fighter"
This DVD brings attention to the critical need to increase fire
department staffing and stresses the importance of proper resources
needed for the safety of the public and the fire fighters responding to
Produced by: National City Fire Fighters
and Steve Scoville (Blue H20)
Submitted by: National City, CA Local 2744
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SECOND PLACE (tie):
"Making a Difference: The 2010 Elections"
This comprehensive campaign uses DVDs and other tools and resources to
communicate the importance of fire fighters' involvement in state elections.
Produced by: California Professional Firefighters
Submitted by: California Professional Firefighters
SECOND PLACE (tie): "Measure
Stockton Local 456 launched this new interactive web site to
educate the public about fire fighter safety, community
involvement and general information concerning the challenges
fire fighters face as a result of budget cuts.
Produced by: Dustin DeRollo
Submitted by: Stockton, CA Local 456
HONORABLE MENTION: "Professional Fire Fighters of
Vermont Fire Ops"
The Professional Fire Fighters of Vermont used this “Fire
Ops 101” video to educate decision and policy makers about what
the job of a fire fighter truly entails by taking them through
training to demonstrate the critical need for funding for
staffing, training and equipment.
Produced by: Professional Fire Fighters of
Submitted by: Professional Fire Fighters of Vermont