Store Hours during 2022 Collective Bargaining Cycle

The Store will be closed on Monday and Wednesdays during the Collective Bargaining Cycle. Store hours during this timeframe will be Tuesday, Thursday and Fridays from 10AM to 2PM.

City Council Adopts Resolutions Today – Backs Firefighters

May 5, 2022 – Brother and Sister Firefighters, The Austin City Council sided with the firefighters and citizens today by adopting a resolution requiring the City Manager to abide by the City Charter and participate in binding arbitration, if requested. This is a day to celebrate!! Had it not been for this Council action, we likely would […]

General Membership Meeting Agenda – May 10, 2022

May 4, 2022 –   Austin Firefighters Association, Local 975 7537 Cameron Road • Austin, TX 78752 (512) 441-7572 • Fax (512) 380-0803 •  AGENDA FOR THE REGULAR UNION MEETING Date: 5-10-2022    Call meeting to order at 1300 hrs. Swearing in of new members Reading and approval of the April 2022 General Membership […]

Update on COA Resolution – Binding Arbitration

May 1, 2022 – Brother and Sister Firefighters, Three Things: Although nothing is assured until the Council vote on Thursday May 5th, The passage of the Council resolution to direct the City Manager to abide by the City Charter that requires binding arbitration is highly likely to pass. After the agreement and resolution wording was finalized, we […]

Support Buda Firefighter

Come Support one of the Buda Firefighters in his battle against cancer! Sunday, May 15th, 2-8pm        

Limited Store Hours – Thursday and Friday, April 21st and April 22nd

April 20, 2022 – this Thursday and Friday, April 21st and April 22nd the Store will close at 11:30 AM as we are providing assistance with Peer Support training those days. Regular Store hours will resume on Monday, April 25th with store hours being from Monday to Friday from 10 AM to 2 PM. Thank […]

Retirement Party for Lt. Bara Scotti – May 6th from 1PM to 4 PM

April 8, 2022 – Retirement party for Lt. Bara Scotti on Friday – May 6th from 1 PM to 4 PM at the Aristocrat Lounge at 6507 Burnet Road, Austin, TX 78757.

Retirement Party for Chief Frank Alvarez – April 4, 2022

March 28, 2022 – Retirement Party for Chief Frank Alvarez on April 4th from 1PM to 5 PM at Lustre Pearl South Austin – 10400 Menchaca Road – Austin, Texas – 78748.

AFA Union Store Hours – Holiday Season

December 17, 2021 – The AFA Union Store will be open the following days during this Holiday Season: Dec 20th – Monday – OPEN – 10 AM to 2 PM Dec 21st – Tuesday – OPEN – 10 AM to 2 PM Dec 22nd – Wednesday – OPEN – 10 AM to 2 PM Dec […]

2021 AFA 9/11 Events Schedule

September 1, 2021 –  7:30 AM: 9 11 Memorial Ceremony to remember those Firefighters who lost their lives on September 11.  Buford Fire Tower on Lady Bird Lake, Location:  Cesar Chavez and Colorado. Austin Firefighters Association will hold their annual memorial to remember all who fell on September 11, 2001.  This ceremony also incorporates a remembrance […]

The IAFF Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health Treatment and Recovery is a one-of-a-kind addiction treatment facility specializing in PTSD for IAFF members – and IAFF members only – who are struggling with addiction, PTSD other related behavioral health challenges to receive the help they need in taking the first steps toward recovery. It is a safe haven for members to talk with other members who have faced or overcome similar challenges.