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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: Firematic

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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CSFC responds to single car P.I.A.A.

On Saturday evening, Cold Spring Fire Company was called to the scene of a single car p.i.a.a. on Route 9D near the intersection with Indian Brook Road.  The car had been driving north on 9D when it exited the road and struck a utility pole, splitting the pole in half.  Members of the CSFC assisted […]

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Cold Spring Fire Mutual Aid for 4-Vehicle PIAA

PHILIPSTOWN — One driver was flown to Westchester Medical Center and the busy intersection of Routes 9 and 301 was closed for hours following a multi-vehicle crash Wednesday afternoon. Preliminary reports indicate that four vehicles, including a six-wheel box truck, were involved in the midday crash, which shut down the major intersection in western Putnam […]

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Cold Spring Fire Elects New Chief and 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: Joe Russo Captain: Matt Steltz 1st Lt: Steve Smith 2nd Lt: Chris Godsey 3rd Lt: Mark Ford ————————————————————————————- President: Michael Bowman Vice President: […]

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Christmas Eve Structure Fire

A Cold Spring family was homeless but glad to be safe Saturday after a Christmas Eve fire in their home on Main Street. “We’re all OK,” said Astrid Harrison, who was at the house Saturday. “We’re right in the middle of cleaning everything up.” She declined to say where the family was staying but the […]

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