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Welcome to Cold Spring Fire Co. No 1

The Cold Spring Fire Company No. 1 is located in the Village of Cold Spring, Putnam County New York.  We proudly protect 3500 people living in an area of 5 square miles.  We operate out of a headquarters located at 154 Main Street that protects a primarily residential area. Our department is a public department whose members are on a volunteer status.  We have an ISO rating of 5.

The Cold Spring Fire Company has a total of 125 men and woman and are led by Chief Matt Steltz and President Michael Bowman.  We respond on approximately 150 calls per year providing fire protection to the residents of the Villages of Cold Spring, Nelsonville and the Philipstown/Cold Spring Fire District. For information on joining, call the Firehouse at 845-265-9241 or email at:


Yearly Archives: 2012

Junior Firefighter Academy 2012 off to a great start!

As we write, there are 54 Junior Firefighter cadets being shaped into tomorrow’s volunteers and leaders.  The 10th anniversary installment of the Academy began this morning with a buzz of activity here at the headquarters on Main Street, and will be continuing each day this week between 9am and 3pm. Check back for updates throughout […]

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10th Annual Fire Academy Starts Monday 7/23!

The Cold Spring Fire Company in connection with the Town of Philipstown Recreation Department will be holding their 10th Annual Junior Firefighter Academy. The Academy will be held for one week, July 23rd — 27th and is open to Philipstown residents in grades 4 through 8th. Classes begin at 9am each day and end at […]

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In Memoriam

It is with great sadness that the Cold Spring Fire Company #1 announces the death of John Turco, 64 year life-member of the Company. Members attended the Wednesday evening services at Clinton funeral home.

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Rescue Technician Basic Class at Cold Spring Fire Company

     For the past two weeks, nearly 30 members of Philipstown area departments- and beyond – congregated at the Cold Spring Fire Company No. 1 for a Rescue Technician Basic Class.  This class, taught by NYS Certified Instructor Dan Valentine, provided an overview of the necessary basics of specialized rescue techniques, ranging from helicopter […]

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2012 Cold Spring Fire Company Haldane Schloarship Goes to…

The members of the Cold Spring Fire Company No.1 would like to announce that this year’s Haldane scholarship, honoring a college-bound graduating senior(s) that has exemplified the spirit of volunteerism in our community – goes to Nicholas Junjulas and Salvatore Baisley. Nick and Sal are both dedicated members of the Cold Spring Fire Company No. […]

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