State Sen. Steve Rhoads honors Heroes at Nassau County Firematic Awards


State Senator Steve Rhoads attended the Nassau County Firematic Awards Ceremony to celebrate the extraordinary contributions of all the honorees, particularly those hailing from his Senate District.

Rhoads extended his heartfelt congratulations to the Civilian Award Honorees, Daniel Kelly and MacKenzie Anderson from Farmingdale, and Dr. John Zaso from East Meadow, recognizing their exceptional service to their communities. Rhoads also lauded the Fire Unit Honorees, including the East Meadow Fire Department, North Merrick Fire Department, and Wantagh Fire Department, for their unwavering commitment to protecting lives and property. He also commended the Farmingdale EMS unit, the EMS Unit Honoree, for their tireless efforts in providing critical medical care to those in need.

The Senator expressed his gratitude for the dedication and selflessness displayed by all the honorees and emphasized their vital role in ensuring the safety and well-being of the Nassau County community.

— Jack Schwed