Dix Hills Firefighters Honored for Service
Three members of the Dix Hills Fire Department were recently recognized for their outstanding service at the department’s 70th Annual Installation Dinner. Suffolk Fire, Rescue and Emergency Services Deputy Commissioner John Jordan presented Proclamations on behalf of County Executive Steve Bellone to Ex-Chiefs Steve Kamvakis, Phil Tepe, Jr., and Robert Fling. Chiefs Kamvakis and Tepe were both recognized for their 50-years of dedicated service. Chief Fling was honored for serving as Chief of Department from 2015-2016.
Pictured from left, are Suffolk FRES Deputy Commissioner John Jordan, Ex-Chief Steve Kamvakis, Ex-Chief and Commissioner Phil Tepe, Huntington Councilwoman Susan Berland, Ex-Chief Robert Fling, State Assemblyman Chad Lupinacci, and Huntington Councilwoman Tracey Edwards.
Photo by Steve Silverman