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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:


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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 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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CSFC Prepares for Hurricane Sandy

  *Voluntary Evacuation Issued for Lower Main Street* The Cold Spring Fire Company No.1 is ready and prepared for Hurricane Sandy.  Our Headquarters will be manned throughout the event, and our Chief has been in regular contact with County Executive O’Dell, and the Putnam County Bureau of Emergency Services.  As of right now we are […]

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Junior Firefighter Academy (Day 2)

On Tuesday our Junior Firefighters were joined by members of the NYS Office of Fire Prevention and Control, Rombout Fire Department and the Garrison Volunteer Fire Company. Recruits were shown how to properly use a fire extinguisher, how to get out of a burning building and were introduced to Bonnie and Dax, two NYS Search […]

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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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