Firefighters hope Recruit NY weekend will bolster ranks

It’s a big weekend across the state for volunteer fire departments that have had trouble recruiting new members.

It is Recruit NY weekend, when firehouses open the buildings for people to visit.

NewsChannel 13’s Caitlin Irla spoke with the chief at the Fuller Road Fire Department in Colonie. Learn about how successful these weekends can be by watching video of her story.

RecruitNY kicks off this weekend to get more firefighters

Fire chief speaks about how RecruitNY can help recruit new firefighters.