Former FDNY union head Stephen Cassidy pleaded guilty Friday to driving while intoxicated after slamming into a dumpster in Midtown earlier this year.
Cassidy, 62, was sentenced to do a DWI prevention program, a victim impact program and was ordered to get an ignition interlock device on any car he is to drive for the next year. His license was also suspended for a year.
His attorney James Kilduff told Judge Judge David Frey that “at this point (Cassidy) does not own any vehicles.”
The former FDNY pension boss lost control of a city car, jumped the curb and crashed into the massive metal trash bin on Seventh Ave. near W. 30th St. shortly before midnight on May 8.
He was hit with drunken driving and cocaine possession charges for allegedly having a white powder that was believed to be cocaine.
Testing later determined the substance was legal medication and the drug charge was tossed.
The belligerent ex-FDNY bigwig, who was the president of the Uniformed Firefighters Association before leaving to run the pension fund, allegedly yelled about wanting to punch someone at the crash scene and refused to take a Breathalyzer.
He also falsely claimed to be a fire marshal, sources told the Daily News at the time.
Cassidy has until Jan. 24 to complete the conditions required as part of his plea deal or he’s facing jail time.
“You have to lead a law-abiding life for one year,” the judge additionally warned him.