The March meeting of MIFDI will be held on Wednesday, March 28, 2018 which is our annual visit to the Massachusetts Department of Fire Services and the Massachusetts Firefighting Academy in Stow courtesy of State Fire Marshal Peter Ostroskey. Update: Due to A/V equipment maintenance required in The Link, we will now meet in Classroom 127 (Check the welcome screen in the lobby in the event of a room location change).
Our presentation will be offered by David DiGregorio, Director of the DFS Haz-Mat Division. Dave will provide an overview and update on the Statewide Haz-Mat Operations which offers support, technical advice and mitigation of hazardous material incidents throughout the Commonwealth.
0900: Coffee (Available in the cafeteria), 1000: Presentation, 1130: Business meeting,
1200: Lunch (On our own in the facility cafeteria on site).
Massachusetts Firefighting Academy, 1 State Road, Stow, MA 01775
FROM RT.128/I-95: Take Rt. 20 West to Rt. 27 in Wayland. Turn right on Rt. 27 and continue until Rt. 27 makes a right towards Maynard, DO NOT TURN RIGHT, continue straight for aprox 3-miles and the Academy will be on the right.
FROM RT. I-495 North: Take Rt. 85 (Exit 25) towards Hudson. At the traffic light turn left onto Rt.85. Turn right on Broad St. (First traffic light), and at the second traffic light turn right on Rt.62. Continue straight until Rt. 62 takes a left towards Stow, DO NOT TURN LEFT, continue straight for aprox 4-miles and the Academy will be on your left.
FROM RT. I-495 South: Take Rt.62 (Exit 26) into Hudson Center. Continue halfway around the rotary and continue on Rt.62 East. Continue straight until Rt.62 turns left towards Stow, DO NOT TURN LEFT, continue straight for aprox 4-miles and the Academy will be on your left.
Ample parking is available in the upper-lot on the “D-Side” of the MFA campus.