Cohoes welcomes second female firefighter

Cohoes swears-in second female firefighter

Briana Bowen is the second women firefighter in Cohoes

The city of Cohoes got an extra set of police and firefighters on Wednesday.

Among them was Briana Bowen, the city’s second woman firefighter.

Bowen is a longtime Cohoes resident, she said.

Her swearing-in comes during Women’s History Month.

Learn about what she said sparked her interest in firefighting by watching the video.