Article From the Fall 2001 Issue of


The Journal of the New York Museum of Transportation


On August 12 the museums thanked the men and women in our area who volunteer for service as firemen and emergency medical technicians. The idea came from RGVRRM’s Mike Byrne, himself an EMT with Greece Volunteer Ambulance, and we were glad to see many of these special people show up with their families for a day of fun at a special admission price. Who could imagine the tragedy to befall our country—and to take the lives of so many brave and selfless emergency personnel—just a month later?

Carey Dell studies the nicely restored 1953 Chevrolet patrol car provided by the Monroe County Sheriff’s department.

Manning the sign-up desk by our 1941 Mack fire truck were Sean Brown and Robbie Dell.