2017 Convention Call
APFF CONVENTION CALL
The Arkansas Professional Fire Fighters will hold their annual convention on May 9th thru 12th, 2017 at Comfort Inn & Suites 2903 Junction City Rd. El Dorado Local 1070 will be the Host Local.
A block of rooms has been secured under the Arkansas Professional Fire Fighters. The room rate is $80, except for the double queen suits $85, per room until April 15th then the rate will revert back to hotel normal rate. Reservation can be made by calling 870-863-4300
Delegate and alternate registration fee is $85.00 per delegate or alternate.
For each Local to register delegates and participate at Convention, per capita, special assessments and quarterly meeting registration fees must be paid in full to the APFF Secretary-Treasurer for the previous 12 months from the last convention. Register registration must be paid before a delegate of alternate can be seated.
Nominations will be the last order of business on Wednesday. This year the positions up for elections are President, Legislative Chairperson, Chaplain and 3 Year Trustee. The Trustee positions up for election is presently held by Craig Davenport.
President Jaros has announced that he will not be seeking the office of President this term.
If you have had members who have passed since our last convention submit their names so they may be recognized.
Report of Cities:
Please submit an electronic copy of your report to the APFF Sec/Treasurer two weeks prior to the convention so that it can added to the convention booklet. Any resolution that you would like to submit needs to be sent to the APFF Sec/Treas. electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org.
If anyone wanting to submit a resolution to be brought before the convention it needs to be sent to the APFF Sec/Treas. electronically to email@example.com
Below is a chart to show how many delegates each Local is entitled to due to a change in the Constitution & By-law’s. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me.
Number of Members _______________________________ Number of Delegates
20 or less__________________________________ Vice Pres. - 1 Voting Delegate
21-50 ___________________________________ 1 Vice Pres. - 2 Voting Delegates
51-80 ___________________________________ 1 Vice Pres. - 3 Voting Delegates
81-120 __________________________________ 1 Vice Pres. - 4 Voting Delegates
121-170 _________________________________ 1 Vice Pres. - 5 Voting Delegates
171-230 _________________________________ 1 Vice Pres. - 6 Voting Delegates
231-300 _________________________________ 1 Vice Pres. - 7 Voting Delegates
Ed Jaros Keith Fulmore
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