April 2, 2010
Rescue Company of the Floral Department recently honored Ex-Chief Richard Maickel for his 40 years of service to the Floral Park community as a member of the Floral Park Fire Department. Ex-Chief Maickel has been an innovator and tireless advocate for advanced training in EMS and firematic skills, as well as the use of life-saving equipment. He has served as a Nassau County Fire Marshall for the last 18 years and has been active in local, regional and state firematic organizations.
Shown in the photo are Nassau County Legislators Vincent Muscarella and Rich Nicolello presenting Ex-Chief Maickel with a Legislative Citation in recognition of distinguished service.