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Drill at Fire Training Center

Lieutenant Kieran Outhouse, April 22

On April 22, 2017 members of the Buchanan Engine Company conducted a live fire drill at the Westchester County Fire Training. Members of the Verplanck Fire District and Continental Village Fire Department were invited and also attended. The propane tank simulator, Christmas Tree propane prop and the smoke house were utilized. Subjects covered were tank cooling/fire suppression, "bread and butter" ... (Full Story & Photos)

Mutual Aid to Croton

Lieutenant Kieran Outhouse, April 21

On April 20, 2017 our cascade was requested to the Village of Croton on S. Ledge Loop Road for a working structure fire. Due to the quick efforts of the Croton on Hudson Fire Department the fire was extinguished quickly. We remained on scene for 1 1/2 hours.

Our cascade vehicle (Utility 12) is the only cascade unit designated for that sole purpose in Northern Westchester. We have filled thousands ... (Full Story & Photos)

Photo courtesy of the Croton on Hudson Fire Dept.
Photo courtesy of the Croton on Hudson Fire Dept.

Mutual Aid Brush Fire to Ossining

April 15

On Saturday April 15 Car 2553 (Asst. Chief Faiella), Utility 161 and Utility 162 (ATV) responded mutual aid to a large structure fire/brush fire in Ossining. We assisted with extinguishment along with Ossining units several other mutual aid departments. The fire was in a remote location in the Cedar Manor area of the Town of Ossining.... (Full Story & Photos)

Mutual Aid to Montrose

April 13

Today at 1503 hours we were dispatched to help out our neighbors in Montrose Fire Dept. for a brush fire at the Blue Mountain Sportsmen's Center -Car 2552 (Asst. Chief Outhouse) Utility 161 and UTV Utility 162 responded and assisted along with Verplanck FD and the Westchester County Police Aviation unit which provided water drops. Our units cleared within 2 hours. A quick knockdown and a great job ... (Full Story & Photos)

Mutual Aid Fire

April 10

At approximately 0443 hrs on 4/10 were dispatched mutual aid to the Yorktown Heights Fire District to assist at at structure fire. Car 2552 and Utility 12 responded to the scene and filled 22 SCBA cylinders. Units were back in service at 0645 hrs. ... (Full Story & Photos)


In Memory of Chief Carl Aschenbrenner

Who Made the Ultimate Sacrifice on September 12, 1963

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