WHAT: Several dispatchers for the Philadelphia Fire Department will be honored for their dedicated service, and Mayor Jim Kenney will present a proclamation declaring April 9-15 to be National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week.


  • Mayor Jim Kenney
  • First Deputy Fire Commissioner Craig Murphy
  • PFD Chief Dispatcher Angel Rodriguez
  • Dispatchers from the Fire Communications Center, which last year handled more than 342,000 calls to 911

WHEN: Tuesday, April 11 at 1 p.m.

WHERE: Fire Administration Building, 240 Spring Garden St., 1st floor auditorium, Philadelphia

Note: This event will be livestreamed on our Facebook page.