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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:


Category Archives: Community

2017 Junior Firefighter Academy scheduled for July!

The Cold Spring Fire Company will be hosting it’s 15th annual Junior Firefighter Academy this summer and is open to 55 area children who will learn all about firefighting, safety, fire prevention and the importance of teamwork. This years’ academy will be held from July 24 to July 28, 2017. For more information about the […]

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In Memoriam

It is with great sadness that the Cold Spring Fire Company #1 announces the death of Joseph C. Etta, Past Chief and 58 year life member. Calling hours will be held on Thursday June 8, 2017 from 5 to 8pm at Clinton Funeral Home 21 Parrott Street, Cold Spring. A mass of Christian Burial will […]

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2014 Elected Officers

On Tuesday, December 1, 2013, the Cold Spring Fire Company held it’s annual election of officers. The membership thanked Chief Matthew Steltz and President Michel Bowman for their service to the company and awarded Stephen Etta with the Firefighter of the Year Award. The following is a list of incoming officers: President – John Landolfi […]

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CSFC Announces 2012 Firefighter of the Year

At their January 8th membership meeting, the Cold Spring Fire Company presented Salvatore Baisley with the Firefighter of the Year Award. Throughout the past year, Salvatore exhibited exceptional service and dedication to his community and to the Cold Spring Fire Company. Salvatore has been a top responder to firematic calls, consistently assisted with activities related […]

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CSFC 2012 Appeal

  Before the traumatic events of Hurricane Sandy a few weeks ago, the Cold Spring Fire Company was out in full swing for our 2012 Annual Appeal to the Philipstown Community. In the wake of the storm we have been doing our best to assist folks in our local community, and throughout the tri-state area. […]

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