Paradise Township Local Joins IAFF

May 15 • 2020

The IAFF welcomes Paradise Township, MI Local 5261, one of the union’s newest affiliates. Paradise Township is a growing area just outside of Traverse City.

Local 5261 represents the interests of the Paradise Emergency Services’ full-time professional fire fighters.

“We decided to organize to help solidify our great relationship with our Paradise Township Board members,” says Local 5261 President Cobey Taylor. “We are looking forward to learning about all the IAFF’s resources and networking with other locals.”

Joining Taylor on the Local 5261 Executive Board are Vice President Charles Starkey, Secretary Noah Knauf and Treasurer Mathew Shannon.