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The East Greenbush Fire Company has partnered with the Ladies Auxiliary to bring back
Biff's famous pizza the second Saturday of each month starting in September and going thru March.
Our next Pizza Night will be Saturday, November 10th from 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM at our Firehouse
Banquet Hall located at 68 Phillips Road in East Greenbush. All are welcome to eat-in or take-out.
Phone orders will be accepted after 2 pm until 7:30 PM: 477-6503 or 479-4168.
Specially Hawaiian Pizza will be available.
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•                        See below for 2018 monthly Commissioners Meeting, and Gym Notice.

9/18/2018 Engine 118 dedication
        A special evening tonight as the East Greenbush Fire District No. 3 dedicated our new apparatus 42-11-8, a 2017 Pierce Impel Engine Tanker, to Past Chief Ted Michel. Ted is a Life Member, Past Chief (1971-1977) and Past Commissioner of Fire District No. 3. [...]
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9/16/2018 Old Timer's day.
        On Sunday, September 16th, the East Greenbush Fire Company celebrated the 18th Annual Life Member’s Day. Several Life Members gathered under the Chief Frank Becker Memorial Pavilion to enjoy an afternoon of camaraderie. Our newest honorary life member, Father Joseph O'Brien, was honored for his years of service as department chaplain. He has moved from Holy Spirit to Blessed Sacramemt Church.
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9/08/2018 Green County Parade. By Mike Benson Jr.
        On Saturday, September 9, 2018 20 members from the East Greenbush Fire Co. participated in the 130th Annual Greene County Firefighters Convention held in Athens. [...]
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8/27/2018 Trailer Fire Troy Rd. By Herb Carl
       A little action for Station 11 (East Greenbush FD) & EGPD on Route 4 a short time ago, with an assist from the Bruen Rescue paramedic in locating the fire. [...]

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8/25/2018 Mutual Aid Fire in Schodack Valley.
       At 7:33 PM On Saturday August 25th, the second alarm tanker box 32-02 was sounded for a structure fire on Shuffelt Rd in the Schodack Valley Fire District. [...]
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8/24/2018 Mutual Aid Fire in Tsatsawassa.
       At 11:31 PM On Friday August 24th, multiple Fire Depts were dispatched on a 2nd alarm for a fully involved structure fire in the Tsatsawassa Fire District at RT 20. [...]
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8/21/2018 Barbara J. Lehmann Scholarship Program.
       East Greenbush Fire Company President Michael F. Lansing II proudly announces the recipients of the Barbara J. Lehmann Memorial Scholarship Program for 2018. Through the Barbara J. Lehmann Memorial Scholarship Program, the East Greenbush Fire Company provides scholarship grants to qualified applicants seeking to advance their education in their chosen field of study.
        The 2018 recipients are Morgan Childs, Amanda Horne and Shane Wyman. Morgan is entering Purdue University and will major in Mechanical Engineering. Amanda is attending the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, pursuing a double major in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. Shane will be studying at the State University of New York Polytechnic Institute in Utica to achieve degrees in Mechanical Engineering and Aerospace Engineering.
        The East Greenbush Fire Company commends these three future engineers for their admirable academic achievements and pursuit of a STEM higher education.


8/6/2018 Multiple calls for Thunderstorm damage.
       At approximately 3:15 pm Tuesday, the East Greenbush Fire Department was alerted for multiple reports of wires down as the result of a passing severe storm.[...]
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8/6/2018 Car Accident Columbia Turnpike.
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8/3/2018 Mutual Aid Fire in Schodack.
       At 11:10 am On Friday August 3rd, the East Greenbush Fire Dept was dispatched on a 2nd alarm to the Schodack Valley Fire District at 1402 Maple Hill Rd. where Schodack Valley, Schodack Landing, South Schodack, Nassau, and Castleton had responded for a structure fire in the roof of the building with heavy smoke and fire.[...}
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7/31/2018 Gilligan Rd. Pumping Drill.
       On Tuesday, July 30th, the EGFD drill with the engines on Gilligan Rd.


7/29/2018 Sunset Rd. Hazmat.
        On Sunday July 21st at 17:19 PM, the East Greenbush Fire Department was dispatched to a reported EMS/Hazmat incident on Sunset Rd. in the Town of Schodack. [...]

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7/21/2018 Community Way Incident.
        On Saturday July 21 around dinner time, the East Greenbush Fire Department was dispatched to a reported Structure Fire on Community Way. [...]

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7/11/2018 Oversize Cricket Valley Energy Center transport.
       Bigge Crane and Rigging Co, will be transporting 45 oversize power plant components thru East Greenbush, starting in May 2018 and finishing in December 2018 . The largest loads (turbines and generators) will be over a million lbs each.
Click here for latest schedule of loads, You may have to scroll down.
Click here for master schedule of loads, subject to change.


06/23/2018 Hudson Valley Volunteer Fireman's Assoc. Parade.
                                                   East Greenbush Fire Company Wins Three Trophies.
        On Saturday afternoon, June 23, 2018 The dedicated members of the East Greenbush Fire Company were awarded three trophies this past weekend at the 129th Annual Convention of the Hudson Valley Volunteer Fireman's Association.[...]
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06/22/2018 Hudson Valley Volunteer Fireman's Assoc. Mardi Gras Parade.
        On Friday evening, June 22, 2018 the members participated in the annual Mardi-Gras parade and the Fire Co. was awarded a 1st Place trophy for the Best Firematic theme.
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6/22/2018 Hudson Valley Volunteer Fireman’s Association Firefighter recognition
       The East Greenbush Fire Company has been active members of the Hudson Valley Volunteer Fireman’s Association since 1916. Today, Captain Mark Becker and Firefighter Christopher Lavin were recognized by the Association for their assistance in the rescue of fire victims at a second alarm fire in the City of Rensselaer.
       We congratulate Captain Becker, Firefighter Lavin and the members from the City of Rensselaer Fire Department, Clinton Heights Fire Department and Defreestville Fire Department who assisted with the fire rescue and suppression efforts.

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6/01/2018 Engine 8 Delivery.
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6/1/2018 Mutual Aid Fire in City of Rensselaer.
       On Friday Night at approximately 8:35PM the members of the East Greenbush Fire Department were alerted by the East Greenbush Dispatch Center for a second alarm mutual aid request for a Structure fire in the City of Rensselaer. [...]
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5/31/2018 Explorer Drill.
       On Thursday, May 31st, the EGFD Explorers ran their final hoseline drill.

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5/29/2018 Phillips Rd. Station Drill.
       On Tuesday, May29th, the EGFD drilled at the our Phillips Rd. Station.

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5/26/2018 Memorial Day Parade.

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5/23/2018 Car Accident River Rd.
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5/17/2018 Hall St. and Albany Place Wires down.
       On May 17th around 2:53 , East Greenbush Fire Department was dispatched for wires down in the area of Hall St. and Albany Place. [...]

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5/10/2018 Giffy's BBQ Fundraiser.
       On Thursday May 10th the East Greenbush Fire Company Giffy's BBQ Fundraiser was held at the Main Station on Hayes Rd.

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4/28/2018 RecruitNY event.
        On Saturday, April 28th, the East Greenbush Fire Company participated in the FASNY state wide program to recruit new members into the volunteer fire service. "Volunteer fire departments need more than firefighters. You can use your skills to benefit the volunteer fire service in a number of ways. Visit your local department to see how you can truly make a difference."

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4/24/2018 Mutual Aid Fire in Rensselaer.
       On Tuesday Night at approximately 10:15PM the members of the East Greenbush Fire Department were alerted by Rensselaer Co. Dispatch Center for a second alarm mutual aid request for a Structure fire at 1491 1st street in the City of Rensselaer.[...]
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4/24/2018 Rensselaer County Tower Drill.
       On Tuesday, April 24th, the EGFD drilled at the Rensselaer County Training Tower.

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4/24/2018 Mutual Aid Brookview Rd. Brush Fire.
       On April 24th at 11:36 am, East Greenbush Fire Department was dispatched to assist with a brush fire in Schodack Valley's Fire District. Upon arrival a 1-3/4 line was stretched and the fire extinguished.
       As a reminder, the NYS DEC has banned all residential brush burning from March 16 through May 14 across New York State.

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4/21/2018 Public Education at YMCA.
        On Saturday, April 18th, the East Greenbush Fire Company participated in the YMCA program in East Greenbush.

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4/15/2018 Upper Mannix Rd. Brush Fire.
       On April 15th at 3:15, East Greenbush Fire Department was dispatched for an brush fire started from embers of a control burn.[...]
       As a reminder, the NYS DEC has banned all residential brush burning from March 16 through May 14 across New York State.

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4/10/2018 Donation to EGFD.
       Thank you Steve Rentz from Invisible Fence for your generous donation of rescue mask kits for pets. The East Greenbush Fire Co. Is extremely grateful !


4/9/2018 Oakwood St. Brush Fire.
       On April 9th at 4:27, East Greenbush Fire Department was dispatched for an annoying control burn. Upon arrival a 1-3/4 line was stretched and the fire extinguished.

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3/29/2018 James Van Buren Wake and Funeral.
       It is with a heavy heart we announced the untimely passing of life member, past Chief, and past Commissioner James Van Buren. We appreciate all of Jim's contributions to the East Greenbush Fire Company and honered him at the wake and funeral. Please keep Jim and his family in your thoughts and prayers. He will be missed by all.


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3/31/2018 Elliot Rd Car Accident.
       On Saturday March 31st, East Greenbush Fire Dept was toned out for a Car accident on Elliot Rd. [...]


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3/30/2018 Fish and Chips Night.
       During the month of March the East Greenbush Fire Company held four Fish and Chips Nights at the Phillips Rd Banquet Hall. Thanks to all our patrons who made these nights a success.


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3/25/2018 Pancake Breakfast.
       On Sunday March 25th East Greenbush Fire Company Pancake Breakfast was held in the Phillips Rd Banquet Hall.


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3/11/2018 Fatal Mutual Aid Fire in City of Rensselaer.
       Early morning on 3/11/2018, at approximately 4:49 am, the East Greenbush Fire Department was alerted by the East Greenbush Emergency Communications Center to respond for a fire on Mann Ave. in the city of Rensselaer.[...]

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2/26/2017 Joe Naglieri Wake and Funeral.
       It is with a heavy heart we announced the untimely passing of life member, Joe Naglieri. We appreciate all of Joe's contributions to the East Greenbush Fire Company and honered him at the wake and funeral. Please keep Joe and his family in your thoughts and prayers. He will be missed by all.


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2/23/2018 Mutual Aid Fire in East Schodack.
       At approximately 5:39am the East Greenbush Department was requested to the scene with Truck 11 for a working structure fire on Route 150 in the East Schodack Fire District.[...]

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2/12/2018 Vehicle accidents Village of Nassau.
       Monday February 12th was a long day on route 20 as 2 accidents in separate locations disrupted traffic.[...]

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2/5/2018 Mutual Aid Fire in Village of Nassau.
       At approximately 1:36 pm, the East Greenbush Fire Department was alerted to standby for a fire on Dunham Hollow Rd. in Nassau. [...]

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2018 Installation Banquet by Peter Lehmann.
                                                   East Greenbush Fire Company Elects Officers for 2018
       The gala 102nd Annual Installation and Inspection of the East Greenbush Fire Company was held at the Hilton Garden Inn in Troy, New York on Saturday January 20, 2018.

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1/26/2018 3 Greenbush Ave. Garage Fire.
        At approximately 6:16 PM on Friday, January 26, the East Greenbush Fire Department was dispatched to a reported structure fire on Greenbush Ave.[...]


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1/21/2018 824 Ridge Rd. Fire.
        At approximately 5:35 PM on Sunday, January 21, the East Greenbush Fire Department was dispatched to a reported Structure Fire on Ridge Rd. [...]


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1/6/2018 Mutual Aid Fire in City of Resselaer.
       At approximately 12:57am, the East Greenbush Fire Department was alerted by the East Greenbush Emergency Communications Center for a 2nd alarm assignment in the city of Rensselaer.;...]

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1/3/2018 Mutual Aid Fire in East Schodack.
       On Wednesday afternoon at approximately 2:45PM the members of the East Greenbush Fire Department were alerted by Rensselaer Co. Dispatch Center for a second alarm mutual aid request[...]

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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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