Chubby by Vincent Massaro
||In front of Craft Company #6, on University Avenue
Rochester, NY (view Google map)
||Steel and concrete
Description: A horse and fireman representing the last fire horse in Rochester
Caption: Chubby is one of 150 "Horses on Parade" painted or decorated by local artists, then auctioned as a fund raising project to benefit local charities.
Chubby who represents the last fire horse employed by the Rochester Fire Department, was assigned to Engine Company #6 on University Avenue, now the location of Craft Company #6.
For more information about the history of the Rochester Fire Department look at "In the Finest Tradition" by Dan McBride, published in 2005.