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)
The Yorktown Heights Fire District received $68,618 in NYS Division of Homeland Security grant money to purchase swift water rescue equipment for its Water Rescue Unit.
"The funding comes from the Technical Rescue & Urban Search and Rescue Grant Program, which provides eligible teams such as the Yorktown Heights Fire District with funding to sustain advance their capabilities." The Yorktown Heights ... (Full Story)
Yorktown Fire was dispatched to a reported motor vehicle accident with injuries in the area of 250 Crow Hill Rd. Engine 270 and 271 responded; Eng. 270 arrived on the scene and reported all passengers out of the vehicle. Crews assisted EMS. Members of the Fire Police Unit assisted Yorktown Police in traffic control. FD units remained on the scene until the vehicle was overturned and towed. Yorktown ... (Full Story & Photos)
Santa Claus is coming to Yorktown Dec 13th, 2015! He will be headed out in the Yorktown Heights Fire District riding on the fire trucks along with Yorktown's Volunteer Firefighters! Please see the link below for Route locations and times.
All route times are approximate, and please be aware that all YHFD's units are all in service to respond to alarms. Should Santa not arrive on time, please be patient ... (Full Story & Photos)
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