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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

Continuing to Remember

Remembering the 2,752 who died on 9/11/01 – including 343 Firefighters and 60 Police Officers of the City of New York and for the countless others who have sacrificed and continue to sacrifice to bring those responsible to justice.

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NYPD Helicopter Unit Rescues West Point Cadets

Many local residents have been inquiring about search lights and a helicopter that was hovering near Storm King Mountain around 2am on Sunday morning.  It seems that two West Point cadets were separated from their unit during a training exercise and had to be air lifted off of the mountain at the height of the […]

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2011 Elected Officers

At the December Annual Meeting of the Cold Spring Fire Company No. 1 the new slate of officers was elected by the company membership. The new lineup: Chief: Chris Tobin Assistant Chief: Matt Steltz Captain: Josh DiNardo 1st Lt: Vacant 2nd Lt: Mark Ford 3rd Lt: Michael Wojtusiak Cpt. Fire Police: Wayne Rudolph ————————————————————————————- President: […]

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2010 Junior Firefighter Academy!

The Cold Spring Fire Company is proud to be hosting its 8th annual Junior Firefighter Academy this summer. From July 26th to July 30th, 50 children in grades 4 through 8 will experience a small taste of what its like to attend a firefighter academy. Sold out in just 40 minutes, the academy is full […]

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Sneak Preview of the new 2-1!

The Cold Spring Fire Company No. 1 is eagerly awaiting delivery of our new pumper/rescue, designated the new 2-1.  The 2010 Smeal/Spartan replaces the former 1988 Rescue (6-1) and our 1981 Pumper (2-1). More to come as the delivery date approaches!

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