NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. – A ceremony was held Wednesday to swear in new members of the New Rochelle Fire Department and honor others with awards and promotions.
Henry Senno was promoted to deputy fire chief, Andrew DiMaggio was promoted to fire captain and Brett Hendrie, Joseph Oliva and Bruce Savage were all promoted to fire lieutenants.
Probationary Firefighters include John R. Bollettieri, Ronald J. Fraioli, James P. Manning, Babatunde O. Ogunleye, Ryan P. Pascuzzi and John J. Williams.
The following life-saving awards were given to:
- E-24 Lt. Russell Ciotti, FF Robert Jackson, FF Stephen Schmitt
- E-24 Lt. Russell Ciotti, FF Jared McLean, FF Daniel Thompson
- E-21 Lt. Anthony Marisco, FF Anthony Johnson, FF Joseph Rende, FF Brett Hendrie
- E-21 Lt. Joseph Swanson, FF Daniel Betker, FF Gregory Escobedo, FF Gary Bruzzese Jr.
- E-21 Lt. Russell Ciotti, FF Gregory Rigos, FF Nicholas Triscari, FF Joseph Renda
- E-21 Lt. Anthony Marisco, FF Anthony Johnson, FF Shawn Bostick, FF Fabio Mateus
- E-24 Lt. Brian O’Keefe, FF Nicholas Williams, FF Peter Celestino
- Lt. Joseph Swanson, FF Daryl Moxey, FF Daniel Betker, FF Robert DiPasqua
- E-21 Lt. Paul Johnson, FF Daryl Moxey, FF Daniel Betker, FF Kenneth Hanson
Unit Citation awards were given to:
- E-24 Lt. Russell Citooi, FF Jared McLean, FF Daniel Thompson, FF Hugo Pinilla