Councilmember Marti Emerald Welcomes Fire Fighters to 50th Convention

Photo of 50th Annual International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) Convention

The 50th Annual International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) Convention, hosted by San DiegoFire Fighters Local 145, is being held this week in San Diego. Events began on 8/22 and will continue through the 28th.

The opening session was held on Monday in San Diego's Convention Center. Councilmember Marti Emerald, who chairs the Public Safety & Neighborhood Services Committee was joined by Fire Chief Javier Mainar and the Mayor in welcoming several hundred firefighters from across the United States and Canada.