For Immediate Release:
May 27, 2014

Media Contact:
Michelle Fayed


Miami-Dade Fire Rescue to rededicate Fire House #29 in honor of Firefighter Juan Torga


(Miami-Dade County, FL) -- 

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue (MDFR) will have a rededication ceremony of Fire Station #29 in honor of Firefighter Juan Torga. The event will take place at 10 a.m. on Thursday, May 20, 2014 at Fire Station #29 located at 351 S.W. 107 Avenue in Sweetwater.

Firefighter Torga served more than 20 years of his career at MDFR’s Fire Station #29 sharing his wisdom and guidance with his colleagues. His positive spirit and dedication to the fire service did not wane despite his diminishing health. Firefighter Torga retired after 24-years of devoted service with MDFR at Fire Station #29 exemplifying courage, perseverance, selflessness, and excellence.

For more information, please contact MDFR’s Public Affairs Bureau at 786-331-5200.

Who: Miami-Dade Fire Rescue

What:Rededication Ceremony of Fire Station #29

When: May 29, 2014, 10:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.

Where:351 S.W. 107 Ave., Sweetwater, FL 33174


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9300 N.W. 41str Street Miami, Florida 33178
(786) 331-5200