October 16, 2012
Robert Picciano was recently honored for his 50 years of dedicated service to the New Hyde Park Fire Department and the Rescue Fire Company. The men and women of the Department recognized Ex-Chief Picciano for his leadership as Chief, his dedication to the well-being of the members of the Department, and his commitment to protecting the health and safety of the residents.
Robert Picciano is currently very active with the Department, answering alarms, working on several committees, and sharing his stories with newer members of the Department.
Shown in photograph from left to right are: New Hyde Park Fire Department Commissioner John Brown, Captain Matthew Zimmerman, New Hyde Park Fire Department Deputy Chief Brian Sherwood, Village of New Hyde Park Trustee Don Barbieri, New Hyde Park Fire Department Honoree Ex-Chief Robert Picciano, Jennifer Picciano, Legislator Rich Nicolello, New Hyde Park Fire Department Commissioner Richard Stein, and New Hyde Park Fire Department Commissioner Mike Bonura