Today was the first day of the 9th Annual Junior Fire Academy. Junior Firefighters were issued their uniforms and their pictures were taken for ID cards. Lectures today included the History of the Fire Service which was taught by guest instructors from the Manlius Fire Department, and basic Fire Prevention. The Cold Spring Fire Company […]
Monthly Archives: July 2011
The Cold Spring Fire Company in connection with the Town of Philipstown Recreation Department will be holding their 9th Annual Junior Firefighter Academy this week. Classes begin at 9am each day and end at 3pm. So if you see a line of new recruits doing pushups on St. Mary’s lawn, or jogging up Main Street […]
Children from all over France stopped by the firehouse last week to see the equipment, and learn about volunteer firefighting in the United States. The children were part of a tour group that is visiting NY for 10 days. Cold Spring was just one of their beautiful stops along the way.
On Tuesday evening, July 19th, Cold Spring firefighters gathered in the Company meeting room to complete the ongoing process of the NIMS 100 and 700 level courses. NIMS which stands for “National Incident Management System” is a federally mandated certification for all emergency services personnel, as well as elected officials. Developed in the wake of […]
Firefighters from Cold Spring, Beacon, Glenham, Chelsea and Hughsonville were called to a report of structure fire at 40 Victoria Lane on Sunday morning July, 9th. Upon arrival firefighters found the single family home fully engulfed. CSFC operated on scene throughout the morning. *Interested in volunteering? Fill out an application, stop by on one of […]