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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:


Putnam County Communities Qualify for FEMA Assistance


In the wake of Hurricane Irene, Putnam County was recently declared eligible for financial assistance from FEMA for damages caused during the storm event. Putnam County now joins a host of other North East localities seeking assistance from FEMA, mainly due to the extreme flooding caused by the torrential rains. For more info please contact the Town of Philipstown (845)265-3329.

Info in the Putnam Examiner.

*Photos provided by Lee Erickson.