The Frederick Fire Department (FFD) held the first annual Key City Fire Conference in Frederick on March, 13 to 16, 2024. The conference was held by FFD, Capitol Fire Training and Next Rung (a mental health and faith based outreach for the fire service). The conference saw fire department personnel from 15 different states attend. It held a lecture and hands-on training and saw some 200 students attend.

– Fire News photos by Lloyd Mitchell