massive fire in Hempstead on Father’s Day in 2012.The West Hempstead Fire Department was recently acknowledged for its role in helping fight a
June 17, the West Hempstead Fire Department, along with many other
departments, battled a dangerous fire at a large apartment building
located at 600 Fulton Ave. in Hempstead.
a result of the efforts of the WHFD, the department was awarded a Unit
Citation by Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano and the Nassau County
Fire Commission at the annual awards ceremony on April 17.