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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

CSFC Responds to Two Car P.I.A.A. in Center of Village

Firefighters from Cold Spring Fire Company were busy decorating for the holiday season when a loud crash alerted them to a two car accident at the intersection of Main St. (Route 301) and 9d. Arriving on scene, firefighters found a two car crash with one vehicle disabled and blocking Route 9d. There were no major […]

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CSFC Annual Meeting and Company Election

Tuesday night, December 6th, members of the Cold Spring Fire Company #1 assembled in the Company meeting room for their Annual Meeting and Company Election. Father Brian McSweeney of Our Lady of Loretto led off the meeting with an appeal to Saint Florian, patron Saint of Firefighters, for protection and good fortunes for the year […]

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CSFC Responds to Two Serious Car Accidents

Firefighters from Cold Spring Fire Company were busy the Friday after Thanksgiving, when they were called to a single car rollover on Route 9D near the Breakneck Tunnel.  Upon arrival firefighters and EMTs found that a single sedan had lost control, struck a guardrail and left the roadway, flipping at least once and coming to […]

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CSFC Provides Shelter From the Storm

Firefighters from CSFC spent the weekend of October 29th responding to numerous calls for trees/wires down, road closures, CO2 alarms and possible structure fires throughout Philipstown.  They also manned  the headquarters at 154 Main Street as an emergency shelter for residents who had lost power or who were stranded due to the snow fall.  Approximately […]

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CSFC Annual Appeal 2011

Over the weekend firefighters from the Cold Spring Fire Company No.1 were out in our community going door to door with our annual appeal letter. We would like to remind the citizens of Philipstown that we serve, that the Cold Spring Fire Company No.1 is 100% volunteer and is only partially funded by municipal contracts. […]

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