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       We would like to thank everyone that came out to support our first "Drive-Thru" Fish Fry last night! We would also like to thank everyone for their patience - last night was much busier than anticipated.
       We have made some adjustments to streamline our process and will be ready to see you again next Friday. As always thank you for your support!
       Lent may be over and our annual Fish Fry Fundraisers were postponed, but we are ready to bring them BACK, COVID-19 style! We are offering a drive thru/curbside pick-up Fish Fry Fundraiser on Friday, June 5; and Friday, June 12. Same menu, same great food and you won’t need to get out of your car!
       The East Greenbush Fire Company holds the health and safety of our members and the public to the the highest standard and will strictly follow all Covid-19 regulations. Therefore, we can only accept call-in orders. The public is not allowed to enter our building. You must call 518-477-6503 or 518-479-4168 to place your order after 12 pm, Serving starts at 4:30 PM and runs to 7:30 PM at the Park Station, In addition, we will only accept check and credit card payments (sorry, no cash!). When you pick-up your order, we ask that you please wear your mask when interacting with our members. Although this is new to us, we hope you will enjoy a great meal as we adjust to the "new normal!"
       The members of the East Greenbush Fire Company appreciate your support and hope you will be able to enjoy a great meal while supporting your local volunteer Fire Department.

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       East Greenbush Fire friends and family would you love this mug during quarantine? We will be raffling this beauty off May 31, 2020 at 5pm. Donations are $1.00 each. Payment can be made through PayPal or Venmo. Special thank you to Adirondack Mug Company for your generous donation! This item can be picked up or mailed directly to you.

       We will use a number generator to draw the winning number live for everyone to see! Good luck and thank you for your support!! If more numbers are needed as these fill up we will add more.


       The EGFD relies on our many fundraisers to pay our day-to-day expenses. To help offset the lose from our cancelled fish fry and pancake breakfast fundraisers, we are sponsoring a raffle to help raise funds and offer you with a chance to win three GREAT prizes!
        1st Prize- $500 Cash or free foursome to our golf tournament on 9/27/20.
        2nd Prize- 55 inch Samsung TV.
        3rd Prize- Family photo session with Danielle Simmons Photography a $250 value.
       Tickets are $5 each or 5 tickets for $20. Payment can be accepted by cash, check or Venmo (you don’t need to leave home to purchase a ticket!). If you are interested in a ticket, please leave a comment below and we will be in touch. Drawing will be held on June 16, 2020. The winner does not need to be present to win.
        Thank you for you continued support during this time!


We appreciate community support and ask that you please support those businesses that sponsor our Fish Fry fundraiser (now more than ever!):

- Becker’s Farm
- B. Lodge & Co.
- Crisp Canoli
- Crown Cleaners
- Community Care Physicians
- John Coyne Electrical Contracting
- Hannaford
- Howard Hanna- Marc Iorio Realtor
- My Place and Co. Schodack
- Off-Shore Pier
- Stahlman’s Garage
- State Farm Insurance- Thomas Clarke


We hope to see you when we can host all of our fundraisers.

Please stay home, stay healthy and enjoy this time with your families!

Per our attorney's guidance we regret to inform you that our Banquet Hall has been shut down for March and April.
We will continue to take it day by day in regards to future events. If bans continue to be in place we may also
cancel May events. We are not accepting any new reservations at this time. If you have an event scheduled that
needs to be cancelled please email Tracy Cullum at tcullum@nycap.rr.com. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

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5/19/2020 East Greenbush Fire Food Drive.
        The Fire Company conducted a highly successful Drive-Through Donation initiative on May 19. The local community responded generously with over 100 cars coming to the firehouse with a variety of donations. [...]

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4/10/2020 Easter Bunny socially distant visit.



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3/31/2020 Mutual Aid fire Defreestville.
       Just After 5:00 pm The Rensselaer County Dispatch Center activated the Defreestville Fire Department, Wyanatskill Fire Department and North Greenbush Ambulance For Box Alarm 09-02 for a Reported Structure Fire at 22 Scythe Tree Lane. [...]

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3/19/2020 Helping Town and County employees.
        We received an important phone call on 3/19/2020 to provide lunch to Town and County Employees working on the front lines of the Coronavirus epidemic. A few dedicated members under the leadership of President Tracy Cullum and fundraiser chair Tom Chesser stepped forward and we delivered 20 fish fries to the East Greenbush Town Hall and 80 fish fries to the Rensselaer County Office Building. Although our fish fry fundraisers are postponed, we had already purchased many of the essentials.
        This request allows us to continue to support local businesses during this time of need. We thank County Executive Steve McLaughin, Rich Crist, Legislator Tom Grant, Town Supervisor Jack Conway and all the Town and County employees working to keep us safe!! I'm glad we could help during this important time. THANK YOU!!


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3/3/2019 Yellow house Drill
       We would like to thank Stewart's for allowing us to use their new property.[...]

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2/16/2020 Yellow house Drill
        EGFD was fortunate that we could drill at the Edward's Chiropractic building [...]


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1/30/2020 Electrical Structure fire Point View Dr.
       On Thursday afternoon January 30 at approximately 1:30 PM, the members of the East Greenbush Fire Department were alerted by the Dispatch Center for an electrical fire on Point View Dr. Car 1, Car 4, Engine 7, Engine 8, Engine 9, Rescue 11, and Truck 11 responded to the Fire, which was quickly extingished and then overhauled.

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1/22/2020 Structure fire Gilligan Rd.
       On Wednesday afternoon January 22 at approximately 5:15 PM, the members of the East Greenbush Fire Department were alerted by the Dispatch Center for a kitchen fire on gilligan Rd. Car 1, Car 3 Engine 7, Engine 9, Truck 11 and Utility 11 responded to the Fire.

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1/9/2020 Mutual Aid fire Schodack Valley.
       On a cold January Thursday evening, at approximately 11:10 PM, the members of the East Greenbush Fire Department were alerted by the County Dispatch Center for a mutual aid request for a comfirmed structure fire in the Schodack Valley Fire District. Car 3, Engine 7, Engine 9 and Truck 11 responded to the Fire.

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2020 Installation Banquet by Peter Lehmann.
                                      East Greenbush Fire Company Elects Officers for 2020
       The gala 104th Annual Installation and Inspection of the East Greenbush Fire Company was held at the Hilton Garden Inn in Troy, New York on a snowy Saturday January 18, 2020.
       The traditional inspection of the members was performed by the Chairman David Cook of the East Greenbush Fire District No. 3. The evening’s Invocation was offered by Past Commissioner Christopher Linck.2020 is a significant year in the Fire Company with the election of the first woman as President and the first woman elected to a Lieutenant position.

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12/21/2019 EGFD Adult Christmas Party.
       The East Greenbush Fire Company held their Adult Christmas Pary on Saturday December 21, 201p at the Phillips rd station.


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12/14/2019 Santa at Pizza Night.
       Santa at Pizza Night 12/14/2019. Thanks to all our patrons who made this night a fun success.


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12/14/2019 Wreaths across America.
       
       On Saturday December 14th members of the Fire Company and Explorer Post traveled to Saratoga National Cemetery to participate in Wreaths Across America.[...]


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12/7/2019 Town Christmas Parade.


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12/3/2019 Structure Fire Columbia Turnpike.
       On December 3rd 2019 at 8:31 am East Greenbush Fire Department was dispatched for a confirmed structure fire at the apartments 1628 Columbia Turnpike. [...]


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11/26/2019 Pump out.
        On 11/26/2019 East Greenbush Fire District No. 3 responded to a pump out on Michigan Ave.

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11/22/2019 Gas Leak.
        On 11/22/2019 at 5:44 pm East Greenbush Fire District No. 3 responded to a gas leak on Start Ave. EGFD stood by until National Grid arrived to stop the leak.

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11/21/2019 Car accident Columbia Turnpike.
        On Nove3mber 21st At 6:538:24 AM East Greenbush Fire Dept responded to Columbia Turnpike at Elliot Rd. for a car accident with an Car into a truck.

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11/20/2019 car rollover on Columbia Turnpike.
        On November 20th at 7:49 AM East Greenbush Fire Dept responded to Columbia Turnpike near Holy Spirit Church for a car accident.

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11/02/2019 EGFD Ladies Auxiliary Craft Fair
       The East Greenbush Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary held their Vendor and Craft Fair on Saturday November 2, 2019 at the Phillips rd Banquet Hall.


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10/29/2019 Mutual Aid fire Castleton.
       On Tuesday evening 10/29/19, at approximately 9:04 PM, the members of the East Greenbush Fire Department were alerted by the County Dispatch Center for a mutual aid request for a comfirmed structure fire in the Castleton fire district. Engine 7 and Engine 8 responded to the Fire along with Asst Chief Forgea.

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10/8/2019 Schodack Island Drafting Drill
        East Greenbush Fire District No. 3 practiced drafting from the Hudson River at Schodack Island Park.

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9/27/2019 Molasses Tanker Fire I-90.
        On September 27th at 3:58 PM East Greenbush Fire Dept responded to I-90 for a Molasses Tank Truck fire.

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9/18/2019 Car accident Michael Rd.
        On September 18th at 7:27 AM East Greenbush Fire Dept responded to Michael Rd. near Elliot Rd. for a car accident rollover that ended with the car right side up.

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9/17/2019 Car accident Greenwood Drive.
        On September 17th at 5:07 PM East Greenbush Fire Dept responded to Greenwood Drive for a car accident in a parking lot.

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9/8/2019 20th EGFD Life Members Day.
        On Sunday, September 8th, the East Greenbush Fire Company celebrated the 20th Annual Life Member’s Day. Several Life Members gathered under the Chief Frank Becker Memorial Pavilion to enjoy an afternoon of camaraderie.

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9/07/2019 Green County Parade.
        On Saturday, September 7, 2019 members from the East Greenbush Fire Co. participated in the Annual Greene County Firefighters Convention. [...]

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Patches and Banners of the East Greenbush Fire Co.



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Nancy J. Williams
Secretary/Treasurer
Board of Fire Commissioners
East Greenbush Fire District #3

PUBLIC NOTICE
EAST GREENBUSH FIRE DISTRICT #3

The monthly meeting of the Board of Fire Commissioners, East Greenbush
Fire District #3 shall be held on the second (2) Monday of the month
at 7:00pm.  The location shall be East Greenbush Fire Company
Headquarters located at 68 Phillips Road, Town of East Greenbush.
The above shall be followed unless the Board makes prior notice of a change.
This is in compliance with Article 7 of the General Municipal Law
relating to meetings.

Submitted by,
Nancy J. Williams
Secretary-Treasurer
Board of Fire Commissioners
East Greenbush Fire District #3


Directions to Firehouse at 68 Phillips Rd. From I-787 take exit 3 onto Dunn Memorial Bridge, continue on US-20 East/US-9 South for 3.8 miles.
Eighth traffic light, at Columbia/Price Chopper plaza, will be Phillips Rd.
Turn right onto Phillips, go .7 miles, firehouse on right. Parking and entrance in rear of building.

From I-90 east take exit 9 and turn right onto US-4 South, go 2 miles until the intersection with
Columbia Turnpike/US-20 West/US-9 North. Turn right onto Columbia turnpike and go .6 miles
At Columbia/Price Chopper plaza, will be Phillips Rd.
Turn left onto Phillips, go .7 miles, firehouse on right. Parking and entrance in rear of building.



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