Members of Yorktown Fire take part in honoring the memory of SPC David R. Fahey on Armed Forces Day with the dedication of the SPC David R. Fahey Jr. Memorial Bridge, once known as the Hunters brook bridge. “This bridge will forever stand as a beacon of freedom in Yorktown and a tribute to this local hero who made the ultimate sacrifice for all of us”. Senator Terence Murphy ... (Full Story & Photos)
The Yorktown Heights Engine Company will open its doors to area residents, so they can learn about what it takes to be a volunteer firefighter in their community as part of the sixth annual RecruitNY statewide initiative. Over the last several years, it has been very tough for many fire departments throughout New York State to recruit and retain volunteers for a variety of reasons. Like most volunteer ... (Full Story & Photos)
It is with profound sadness the Yorktown Fire announce the passing of Life Member Harry Karagozian. Harry spent many of years serving the Yorktown Heights Engine Company and the Town of Yorktown. Serving on the Board of Directors for over 20 years, he helped in facilitating many of the changes the Engine Company has had over the years. Harry also held the rank of Lieutenant on the Fire Police unit. ... (Full Story & Photos)
The members of Yorktown Fire would like to remind our residents to clean around the Fire Hydrants adjacent to their property. You and your neighbors safety is our #1 concern.
Town Code Section § 216-7. It shall be the duty of the owner and occupant, jointly, of every parcel of real estate adjoining a fire hydrant to keep a two-foot-wide path around the fire hydrant free from snow and ice. Snow ... (Full Story & Photos)
At 12:48 Yorktown Fire was dispatched to a Mutual Aid call in the Village of Croton-on-Hudson. Car 2531 and Rescue 55 with the Dive /Water Rescue unit operated with the Croton Police Department Dive Team, and the Croton Fire Department at a submerged vehicle at Duck Pond Park off of South Riverside Avenue.... (Full Story & Photos)
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