The TSAFF is pleased to announce the 46th Biennial Convention hosted by the McAllen Fire Fighters Association, IAFF Local 2602. Convention will be held June 24-28, 2019 in McAllen, Texas at the McAllen Convention Center. Don’t miss this important event as we set the direction of your State Association for the next two years.
The registration fee is $100 per participant and $25 per guest. Registration must be submitted online at www.tsaff.org. Additionally, registration/payment for the Golf Tournament, Fishing Outing and President’s Banquet will be available online.
TSAFF Constitution and By-Laws, Article VII, Section 7: Timely resolutions must be submitted forty-five (45) days prior to convention. Any resolution entered later shall be accepted only by two-thirds (2/3) vote of the delegates assembled. Each delegate shall be furnished a copy of all resolutions at time of registration. All timely resolution shall be mailed to delegates fifteen (15) days prior to convention.
To be considered for a committee assignment you must be registered by May 10, 2019.
Only locals with 25 members or less who do not send a delegate to convention may grant its proxy to another local.
Cambria Hotel, located at 701 South Ware Road, McAllen, TX, 78501. Please use the reservation link to get the special room rate of $104/night plus tax (single/ double). Reservations must be made by June 2, 2019 to receive this rate. Make your reservations early!
LaQuinta Inn, located at 801 S Ware Rd, McAllen, TX 78501. Please call the hotel at (956) 682-6765 and state you are with the Texas State Association of Fire Fighters to get the special room rate of $89/night plus tax. Reservations must be made by June 2, 2019.
LOCALS 100 MEMBERS OR LESS EXPENSE VOUCHER
You must stay 4 days to receive reimbursement for your hotel. The amount per night not to exceed the convention rate of $104/night plus taxes.
As part of Convention, we are preparing for the Memorial Service. In order for TSAFF Chaplain, Chris Hale, to have all of the necessary information to honor our fallen firefighters, please submit the Memorial Service Form by Friday, June 7, 2019.