After a bond was passed back in December of 2014, the renovations on the Locksley Rd fire station will repair the roof, which constantly leaked, and add 2nd floor on the building for firefighters to use. We would like to thank the residents of the Yorktown Heights Fire District for their continuous support of our volunteer firefighters.
On July 7, 2015 Yorktown Heights Engine Company President Robert Fischer presented Past Chief Orneck with his 50 year plaque and badge. Past Chief Orneck joined the Engine Company in 1965, working his way up to the rank of Chief in 1987. After finishing his two year term as Chief, Arthur stayed very active as a NYS Instructor, Training many new volunteer firefighters. Chief Orneck always put the ... (Full Story & Photos)
Yorkville Sports Association (YSA) will be holding The “Wiffathon” Wiffle Ball Tournament at Navajo Fields at the Yorktown Sports Complex Saturday, July 11. 2015 A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Yorktown Heights Volunteer Fire Department... (Full Story & Photos)
At 16:14 Yorktown Fire was dispatched to Rt. 129 in the area of Underhill Ave. for a reported motor vehicle accident (MVA); car into the woods, down an embankment. Units assigned to the call were Engine 270, Rescue 16, and Engine 273. On arrival members set up rescue safety ropes and a low angle rescue ropes to retrieve the patient. The patient was removed and medivac (air ambulance) to Westchester ... (Full Story & Photos)
Grandpa Salvatore Coniglio, Eagle Scout Salvatore Conigilo, Dad Paul Coniglio and Scoutmaster Peter McDonald
Members of Yorktown Fire congratulate Junior Corp members Salvatore Coniglio for achieving the Boy Scouts of America highest rank of Eagle Scout with Somers Troop 228. Salvator joined the Boy Scouts in 2009 blazing a trail to Eagle Scout, working his way through Tenderfoot, Second and First Class. In 2012 he completed Star and life Scout, setting his goals on Eagle Scout. After completing his project ... (Full Story & Photos)
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