GCVFD 2021 Inspection Dinner & Service Awards



Glen Cove Volunteer Fire Department held its annual inspection on September 18, 2021 at the Glen Cove Volunteer Fire Department Firehouse.  The “Best Appearing Apparatus” was won by the Pacific Engine & Hose Company.  The “Most Men in Line” was won by Hook & Ladder Company. “Best Appearing Uniforms” was a tie between Chemical Company and  Engine & Hose Co.4. 


 The following members received “Years of Service”:


Pacific Engine & Hose Company No.1

Theodore Valeo- 45 years

Andrew Melillo- 15 years

Daniel Greenfield- 10 years


Hook & Ladder Company No. 1

Michael Mienko- 10 years

Michael MacMenamie- 10 years

Dean Schauss- 10 years

Steven Buie- 5 years


Chemical Company No.1

Joseph Lotito- 45 years

Stephen Kreyer- 35 years

Lt. Luigi Mele- 15 years

Captain Michael Capobianco III- 10 years


Engine & Hose Company No. 4:

Thomas Twors- 45 years

Vincent Melillo- 45 years

Michael Capobianco- 35 years

Chief Philip Grella Jr.- 35 years

Ex-Chief Vincent Martinez Jr.- 35 years