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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 7th 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 2pm: 477-6503 or 479-4168.
Special Pizza is the Buffalo Chicken Pizza.(When availible.)
Click here for the latest menu.

See below for monthly Commissioners Meeting and Gym Notice.

2015 Chief's Organization information now on member's only page.updated item

Click here for 2014 Fall Winter Rensselaer Co Fire Training Schedule 9/8/2014

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.

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.

9/15/2014 Car vs Motorcycle Accident.
        On Monday afternoon EGFD responded to a car vs. motorcycle accident on Hays Rd. The motorcycle rider had non life threating injuries. [...]
               Click here to read more.

9/16/2014 Mill Creek Apts fire.
        On Tuesday Morning EGFD responded to a Structure fire at Mill Creek Apartments. The fire was out when EGFD units arrived but due to smokey conditions the building was evacuated for a short time. Units were released after ventilation was accomplished.
               Click here to read more.

9/13/2014 Elliot Rd. Hazmat call.
        On Saturday evening EGFD responded to a Hazmat call on Elloit Rd.[...]
               Click here to read more.

9/11/2014 9/11 remembrance ceremony at Goff Middle School.
        On Thursday, September 11, students at the Howard L. Goff Middle School and Columbia High School honored our country and remembered the sacrifice given by those who serve to protect it. Never Forget.

9/7/2014 Old Timers Day.
        The 2014 Life Member’s Day is in the history books and was the best attended event in our 15 years. [...]
               Click here to read more. (three pages)

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Click here to learn about "Amanda's Law" regarding the new Carbon Monoxide alarm law.

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Nancy J. Williams
Board of Fire Commissioners
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
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.