North Hudson Regional Fire & Rescue promoted four firefighters to the rank of captain during a ceremony at their West New York headquarters yesterday afternoon.
By John Heinis/Hudson County View
â€œI would like to congratulate these Firefighters on their promotion to captain,â€ said Weehawken Mayor/NHRFR Chair Richard Turner.
“It is a difficult and dangerous job that these individuals do. I am so grateful for their selfless service to our community.”
The four firefighters that were promoted were Christopher Larkin, Alain Amaro, Joseph MacLachlan and Alexander Gonzalez.
â€œThis is a culmination of all of the hard work and bravery of these men,â€ added NHRFR Chief Frank Montagne.
“The leadership of these four individuals is unparalleled and I am confident that they will make excellent captains.”
NHRF&R is a joint operation that incorporates the six North Hudson municipalities of North Bergen, Guttenberg, Union City, Weehawken and West New York.