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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, March 11th 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 Pizza will be available.
      Click here for the latest menu.

•         Pictures of new ladder truck (Click here to see Truck Photos updated 6/25/2016)
•                        See below for monthly Commissioners Meeting, meeting notice and Gym Notice.

         Click here to see more photos of the first Truck 11.

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2017 Installation Banquet by Peter Lehmann.
                                                 East Greenbush Fire Company Elects Officers for 2017
       The gala 101st Annual Installation and Inspection of the East Greenbush Fire Company was held at the Hilton Garden Inn in Troy, New York on Saturday January 21, 2017.


       The traditional inspection of the members was performed by East Greenbush Fire District No. 3 Commissioner Michael Benson, Sr. Fire Company Chaplin Fr. Joseph O’Brien provided the evening’s Invocation.[...]

       Past Chief Timothy Boel offered the oath of office to the Executive Officers for 2017:
       Vice President Marc Iorio installed the officers of the Ladies Auxiliary to the East Greenbush Fire Company for 2017:
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1/4/2017 Mutial Aid Shed fire in West Sand Lake Fire District.
       West Sand Lake (Sta. 43) was toned out for a large shed fire on Best Road with day-time mutual aid & special calls for tankers. Engine 8 originally was called to cover in Best Luther's Main Station but was called to the scene to help with overhaul.[...]

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12/17/2016 EGFD Adult Christmas Party.
       The East Greenbush Fire Company held their Adult Christmas Pary on Saturday December 17, 2016 at the Phillips rd station.

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       It is with a heavy heart we announce the untimely passing of life member, Past President, Past Chief and Schodack Center Fire Commissioner Dave Smith. We appreciate all of Dave's guidance, leadership and contributions to the East Greenbush Fire Company and Schodack Center Fire District. Please keep Dave and his family in your thoughts and prayers. He will be missed by all.

       Our sincere gratitude to Dave's family for allowing us to show our respect through participation. Our thanks to Station 8 (CHFD) for covering our district, as well as their salute to Dave as the hearse passed the main station.

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12/6/2016 Mutual Aid Auto Accident.
       On Tuesday, December 12, 2016, the East Greenbush Fire Department was dispatched to assist Defreestville Fire Dept for a car accident On North Greenbush Rd.[...]

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The East Greenbush Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary held their Vendor
and Craft Fair on Saturday November 19, 2016 at the Phillips rd Banquet Hall.
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11/7/2016 mutual Aid Structure fire in Schodack Valley Fire District.
       At approximately 1706 hours on November 7, the Schodack Valley Fire Department was dispatched for a reported structure fire at 1870 Brookview Rd.[...]

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November Graduation of Fire Fighter 1 class
        East Greenbush Fire Dept members Davis Kakely, Billy Lindemann, and Matt Wasileski recently completed the FF1 class.


October 26, 2016 Fire prevention detail.
        Every October the Dept visits local schools and the public to promote fire safety. On Friday October 26th the Dept visited the Holy Spirit School.[...]
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10/22/2016 mutual Aid Structure fire in Clinton Heights Fire District.
       At approximately 1500 hours on October 22nd, the Clinton Heights Fire Department was dispatched for a reported structure fire at 175 Columbia Turnpike. Upon arrival a second alarm was called and several departments, including East Greenbush Truck 11 and Engine 9, were dispatched.[...]

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October 20, 2016 Fire prevention detail.
        Every October the Dept visits local schools and the public to promote fire safety. On Friday October 20th the Dept was invited to visit the Green Meadow School with Schodack Valley Fire Dept.[...]
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October 15, 2016 Fire prevention detail at Becker's Farm.
        Every October the Dept visits local schools and the public to promote fire safety. On Friday October 15th the Dept visited Becker's Farm Halloween Spectacular.
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October 14, 2016 Fire prevention detail.
        Every October the Dept visits local schools and the public to promote fire safety. [...]
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10/11/2016 New York State Fallen Firefighters Memorial Ceremony.
        In Albany the New York State Fallen Firefighters Memorial Ceremony honored eight firefighters at the Memorial on the Empire state Plaza.
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9/25/2016 2016 EGFD Best Ball Golf Tournament Fundraiser. By Mike Benson Jr.
        On Sunday, September 26, 2016 the East Greenbush Fire Company conducted our 22nd Annual Golf Outing fundraiser. Approximately 149 golfers spent their late Sunday morning and early afternoon at the Winding Brook Country Club in Kinderhook. [...]
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9/10/2016 Green County Parade. By Peter Lehmann and Greg Forgea.
        On Saturday, September 10th, the East Greenbush Fire Company participated in the 128th Annual Greene County Volunteer Firemen's Association Convention held in Kiskatom, New York. This Annual Convention, held during the month of September, was hosted by the Kiskatom Volunteer Fire Department, who is celebrating 70 years of service. [...]
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9/4/2016 mutual Aid Structure fire in Rensselaer NY. By Greg Forgea.
       At approximately 1530 hours on September 4 th, the Rensselaer City Fire Department was dispatched for a reported structure fire in the area of the 1600 block of Fourth St. First arriving Rensselaer units found a single family house well off with exposure problems on the B and D sides. Rensselaer Ladder 1 transmitted the second alarm for box 29-02 bringing in mutual aid departments.[...]
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8/26/2016 Mutual Aid with Best Luther. By Greg Forgea.
       At approximately 2315 hours on Friday August 26th, the Best Luther and East Greenbush fire departments were dispatched for a reported structure fire in an area not serviced by the town water supply. [...]

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8/20/2016 100th Anniversary Celebration & Life Members day.(pt.1) by Mike Benson Jr.

                                          East Greenbush Fire Company Celebrates 100 years of Service.

       On a beautiful sunny day the members of the East Greenbush Fire Company gathered to celebrate a century of service. [...]
                Click here to see 100th Anniversary Celebration photos.(pt.1)
                Click here to see Life Member ceremonies photos.(pt.2)
                Click here to see Truck 11 dedication,dinner and Fireworks photos.(p.3)


8/17/2016 & 8/18/2016 last two runs for Spartan/LTI Truck 11.
       At approximately 7:19 PM on Wednesday August 17th, the East Greenbush fire department was dispatched for a reported gas leak in a business on Troy Rd.[...]

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8/16/2016 Barbara J. Lehmann Scholarship Program.
       East Greenbush Fire Company President Michael Benson, Jr. announces the recipients of the Barbara J. Lehmann Memorial Scholarship Program for 2016. 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 2016 recipients are Heidi Smith, Christie Cullum and Jacob Preston. Ms. Smith is entering SUNY Cobleskill, Ms. Cullum is entering The Center for Natural Wellness School of Massage Therapy and Mr. Preston is entering SUNY Cortland. Each recipient was presented with a Scholarship of $500.00 at the Fire Company’s August 16th meeting. The East Greenbush Fire Company commends these students for their academic achievements and pursuit of higher education.


8/13/2016 Port Incident. By Bob Lehmann and Greg Forgea.
       At approximately 8:00 PM on Saturday, August 13, 2016, the East Greenbush Emergency Communication Center dispatched the East Greenbush Fire District No. 3 to the Buckeye fuel terminal located on American Oil Road in the Port of Rensselaer for a reported large fuel spill. Upon arrival, Chief Lehmann was advised by terminal staff that approximately 600 gallon of gasoline spilled in the containment area around the holding tanks and an active fuel leak existed.[...]
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8/9/2016 mutual Aid Structure fire in Clinton Heights. By Greg Forgea.
       On August 9, at approximately 0620 hours, the East Greenbush Fire Department was dispatched to assist the Clinton Heights Fire Department with a working garage fire.
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7/24/2016 mutual Aid Structure fire in Rensselaer. By Greg Forgea.
       At approximately 1830 hours on Sunday, July 24 th, the East Greenbush Fire Department was dispatched along with Clinton Heights and Defreestville for a second alarm fire in the City of Rensselaer. [...]

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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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