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Enter group #313149

Lodging reservations must be made by July 1, 2020


The Minnesota State Fire Department Association’s 145th Annual Conference and Fire School, scheduled for April 23-25, 2020 in Breezy Point, MN has been rescheduled for August 27-29, 2020.

For those who have already registered for the conference, we will be reaching out to you, at which time you can confirm your availability for attending.  If you are not able to attend on the new dates, your registration fees will be refunded.

In the meantime, any lodging reservations/deposits that have been made under our room block will be automatically canceled and full deposits will be refunded.  PLEASE DO NOT CALL THE RESORT.  Breezy Point will cancel reservations and refund deposits as soon as possible. 

Lodging reservations for the August 27-29, 2020 dates can be made by visiting Select online reservations and enter group #313149. The MSFDA room block will be open until July 1, 2020.

We will follow the same schedule as originally advertised.  Class options have been modified due to availability of the instructors and an ImageTrend class has been added.  Updated forms and information will be posted on our website at within the next couple of days.

We will continue to take Letters of Intent for the President and Secretary/Treasurer positions until July 13.  Award Nominations and Honorary Life/Memorial forms will be accepted until August 1.

If you have any questions, please contact DeeDee at or 763.221.9329.

Thank you for your patience and understanding as we work through this.


If your products are used in fire protection or life safety this event is a great opportunity for your company to promote the benefits and solutions you offer!

Join us in Breezy Point on Friday, August 28, 2020

Nominations are now open for two MSFDA Executive Board positions:

  • President

  • Secretary/Treasurer

If you are interested in running for either of these positions, please submit your letter of intent to Ed Hoffman at by July 13, 2020.

Now Accepting Nomination Forms for the Following:

Firefighter of the Year
Fire Department of the Year
Lifetime Achievement Award
Prevention/Community Awareness


Fire Dept of the Year:  Andover Fire Department
Firefighter of the Year:  Mark Mensing, Blue Earth Fire Department
Lifetime Achievement: Son Duong, Cambridge Fire Department
Prevention/Community Awareness:  John Underwood, Waseca Fire Department

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