6/1/2023 Staats Island Rd. Mutual aid brush fire in Castleton Fire Department.
Around 12:29 PM on 6/1/2023 a brush fire was reported on Staats Island Rd. in Castleton.
. Upon arrival the first arriving unit saw a fire was along the tracks for approximately 1 mile, which had extended into the Papscanee Island nature preserve.
For the third time in four days a 2nd alarm was activated for tankers, ATV's and manpower.
5/30/2023 High Meadows road Mutual aid wood pile fire Poestenkill Fire Department.
Around 4:25 PM on 5/30/2023 a large wood pile fire was reported in Poestenkill.
. Upon arrival of the first arriving unit a large wood pile was observed to be on fire and a 2nd alarm was activated for tankers, ATV's and manpower.
A Mock DWI demonstration was held at Columbia High School on 5/19/2023. An accident was staged from start to finish for
Junior and Senior students to show the consequences of driving under the influence. [...]
Around 2:36 PM on 5/9/2023 a structure fire involving barns was reported at 7 Clove Rd.in the town of Castleton.
Arriving units quickly confirmed a large fire involving at least 3 barns and immediately called for a 2nd alarm tanker box.[...]
4/13/2023 Columbia Turnpike. Mutual aid trailer fire Clinton Heights Fire District.
Around 3:30 PM on 4/13/2023 a large fire involving 3 trailers was reported in the Clinton Heights Fire District
on Columbia Turnpike. Responding CHFD units confirmed a large fire and immediately called for a 2nd alarm.[...]
3/28/2023 Rensselaer Ave. Mutual Aid fire City of Rensselaer.
Around 2:20 PM on 3/28/2023 a structure fire was reported in the City of Rensselaer
on Rensselaer Ave. Arriving RFD units confirmed a large fire involving the rear of the house and immediately called for a 2nd alarm.[...]
1/23/2023 Mutual Aid call with Rensselaer City F.D. on Irwin Stewart Expressway.
On January 23rd at 7:25 AM Rensselaer City Fire Dept responded to the Irwin Stewart Expressway for a
reported Truck fire. Upon arrival they requested tankers from East Greenbush and Best Luther as a precaution.
1/19/2023 Rensselaer County Fire Training Facility Dedication.
On Thursday January 19th The new Rensselaer County Fire Training Facility was dedicated
by County Executive Steve McLaughlin with Bureau of Public Safety Director Jay Wilson, Tim Boel, a member of the training facility
steering committee and the East Greenbush Fire Company,Inc., and Bishop Norman Macklin.
The new Rensselaer County Emergency Services Training Complex will offer advanced training and preparation to emergency services
personnel who provide life-saving services throughout the county.