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The East Greenbush Fire Company Friday night Fish and Chips is back running
Next Night is Friday March 27th from 4:30pm to 7:30pm at the Park station
Banquet Hall located at 68 Phillips Road in East Greenbush.
Call in your take out orders after 3:00 pm....477-6503 or 479-4168
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See below for monthly Commissioners Meeting, Special Election and Gym Notice.

Click here for 2015 Winter Rensselaer Co Fire Training Schedule 1/25/2015

For Sale 2009 Chevolet Tahoe 4WD PPV Emergency Vehicle.
click here to view the Tahoe Sale Flyer


3/18/2015 Chimney Fire
        On Wednesday morning March 18th EGFD was paged for a Chimney fire in the northern part of town.[...]
               Click here to see more.


3/13/2015 Multiple Calls by Greg Forgea. Revised 3/18/2015
        Friday 13th turned out to be a busy day for the EGFD. [...]
               Click here to see more.


2015 EGFD New Engine 2/11/2015 update.
Click here for East Greenbush Fire Dist#3 Engine in progess at Spartan ERV website
                     02/24/2015, 10 photos from Chris Dick,[...]
               Click here to see the newest of the 2015 photos on EGFD website (Page Four).
               Click here to see more of the 2015 photos on EGFD website (Page Three).
               Click here to see the rest of the 2015 photos on EGFD website (Page Two).
               Click here to see the rest of the earlier 2014 photos on EGFD website (Page One).


2/7/2015 Brown's Firehouse Chili Cookoff.
        On Saturday February 7th 2015 EGFD participated in the Brown's Firehouse Chili Cookoff. Jim Alcombright served up the Chili for East Greenbush Fire Dept.
               Click here to see more.


2/7/2015 NYS Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli issues results of LOSAP audit.
        New York State Comptoller Thomas DiNapoli issued a press release titled: "Audit Reveals Problems with Volunteer Firefighters’ Benefit Program."
       However EGFD received the following positive audit comment:"We found that the District has ensured that volunteer firefighters received accurate LOSAP service credit. The District’s adopted point system was consistent with New York State General Municipal Law (GML) for the activities that awarded points and the District followed the point system in awarding points to its volunteer firefighters."
               Click here to read the press release.


2/3/2015 Car vs. Truck I-90.
        On the morning of February 3rd 2015 East Greenbush Fire Dept. Engine 118 was dispatched to assist with traffic control to shut down I-90[...]
               Click here to see more.


January 24th 2015 EGFD Installation Dinner.
       The 99th Annual Installation and Inspection of the East Greenbush Fire Company was held at the Hilton Garden Inn in Troy, New York on Saturday January 24, 2015. {...}
               Click here to see the story and more Photos.


January 17th 2015 East Greenbush CSD Winterfest.
       EGFD participated in the 2015 East Greenbush CSD Winterfest.


December 20th 2014 Noon time Car fire.
        Early in the afternoon on 12/20 EGFD Engine 8 responded to Terrace Ave for a car fire.[...]
               Click here to see more.


FASNY Presentation featuring videos by Marty Miller
        FASNY produced the following youth recruiting video with videos of our members shot by Marty Miller.


December 5th 2014 Mutual Aid with Best Luther.
        Early in the afternoon in 12/5 EGFD responded to Elloit Rd. to assist Best Luther on a Structure fire call [...]
               Click here to read more.


November 29 2014 Tanker Crash B1 I-90
        Marty Miller photographed the Accident at B1 on the Thruway.


October 2014 Fire prevention details.
        Every October the Dept visits local schools and the public to promote fire safety. [...]
               Click here to read more.


10/8/2014 Car vs. Pedestrian accident Columbia Turnpike.
        Early in the morning of Oct 8th 2014 East Greenbush Fire Dept. was dispatched for a car vs. perestrian accident on Columbia Turnpike.
               Click here to read more.


10/7/2014 New York State Fallen Firefighters Memorial Ceremony.
        In Albany the New York State Fallen Firefighters Memorial Ceremony honored nine firefighters [...]
               Click here to read more.


10/5/2014 2014 EGFD Golf Scramble.
        The East Greenbush Fire Company held the 20th Annual Firefighters Golf Scramble (Best Ball) on Sunday, October 5th, 2014 at Winding Brook Country Club.
        We would like to thank all the golfers, sponsors, and workers who participated in the scramble and made it a great success. Enjoy the four pages of photos.
               Click here to read page one of four.


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NOTICE OF SPECIAL ELECTION
 
            NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the Board of Fire Commissioners 
of the East Greenbush Fire District #3 are hereby holding a Special Election 
on  April 14 th , 2015 between the hours of 6:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. to approve 
a resolution passed by the Board of Fire Commissioners on March 9 th , 2015, 
to sell a 1997 Pierce Pumper Truck for a sum of money not less than 
Fifty Thousand ($50,000.00) Dollars, subject to a mandatory referendum 
pursuant to 176(23) of the Town Law.  Said special election is to be held 
on the 14 th day of April, 2015 between the hours of 6:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. 
at the East Greenbush Fire District #3 Firehouse located at 68 Phillips Road, 
Rensselaer, New York 12144.  All voters registered with the Rensselaer County 
Board of Elections on or before March 15 th , 2015, who are residents of the 
East Greenbush Fire District #3 for thirty (30) days preceding the election, 
shall be eligible to vote. 

 

Respectively Submitted by:

 

Nancy J. Williams

Secretary/Treasurer

Board of Fire Commissioners

East Greenbush Fire District #3

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.




Instructions for The Kidde Smoke Detector PI 9000
Instructions for The Kidde AC Carbon Monoxide Alarm KN-COB


Go to http://www.nfpa.org and click on "safety information" for
additional facts related to smoke detectors.
WTEN special report with EGFD: Get out alive.