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Neversink Eng #1 - First Thu
 27 Orange Street        858-4011

Delaware Eng #2  -  First Wed
22 Hammond Street 858-4022

Fowler Rescue #3 -  First Tue
24 Hammond Street     858-4033

Howard Wheat Eng #4 - Last Wed
31 Owen Street 858-4044

 Excelsior Eng #5  -  Third Wed
 143 W. Main Street      858-4055

 Tri-States Hose #6  -  First Thu
       257 E. Main Street      858-4066

Maghogomoch H&L - 1st Tues

5 Orange Street 858-4077

Fire Police - Last Tue
141 W. Main Street      858-4096
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Port Jervis Fire Department

20 Hammond Street
PO Box 1002
   Port Jervis, NY  12771  

Department email:  pjnyfire@gmail.com
 
Secretary email:  portjervisfire@gmail.com

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 Chief: Frank Fuller III


  1st Assistant:  Dominic Cicalese     -   2nd Assistant: Thomas Snyder
Treasurer:  Robert Waligrowski    Secretary:  William R. Werner

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Deputy Chief 1:  Joseph Kowal   -   Deputy Chief 2: James W. Rohner
 Deputy Chief 3: Jeffrey Rhoades 

Chaplain:  Rev. Matthew Newcomb
Parade Chairman:  Richard F. Drew
Photographer:  Sharon Siegel
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OUR MISSION STATEMENT
  
The Port Jervis Fire Department is dedicated to safeguarding the lives, property,
and environment of our community through exceptional services in education,
preparedness, prevention and prompt response to emergency incidents.

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The Port Jervis Fire Department consists off nearly 340 dedicated volunteer members.

There are 5 fire stations located strategically within the the city limits.
The Port Jervis Fire Department's vehicle apparatus consists off four pumpers,
a Squrt articulating boom, an aerial ladder truck, a Rescue & Salvage truck,
a Fire Police vehicle, two river rescue boats, and three Chief's vehicles. 
We have a High Angle Rescue team and other specialized teams.
 
One of the highlights of the fire department is its annual Fireman's Day Parade,
which we are told is the oldest continuous fireman's parade in the US.
In 2016 we are celebrating our 166th parade.
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which is updated frequently


Your Community Needs You - Volunteer as a Fire Fighter to Make a Difference!

The Port Jervis Volunteer Fire Department is actively seeking volunteers 

of many backgrounds for our Firefighter and FireCorps roles

Every day, in every community, emergency responders answer the call of our families, friends and neighbors who are in need of assistance. From house fires to technical rescues to car accidents, to floods, our emergency responders are there to protect lives and property.

 

Emergency responders are a special type of people, with many different reasons for answering the call of duty. Some like the challenges and the adrenaline rush, while others like to sharpen their emergency skills and techniques.  Every one of them answers the call so that they can help someone in need.

Today's emergency responders do far more than put out fires. Emergency responders are the first line of defense in natural and man-made disasters. They respond to vehicle accidents, water incidents, hazardous materials incidents, specialized rescue situations and a vast array of other emergency situations.

 

In response to the aging and declining membership and the need for new volunteer firefighters, the Port Jervis Volunteer Fire Department has initiated a recruitment campaign for interested citizens, men and woman, to learn how to "answer the call" and serve their community.


Becoming a volunteer firefighter can be one of the most rewarding experiences of your life, and allows you to reach out to someone in need. Together with the Port Jervis Volunteer Fire Department, you can insure that there is always someone to "answer the call".

 
Contact any fire station, any firefighter, or go to pjnyfd.com for an application or more information.


PJFD Duty Pumper Changes
Effective immediately   (June 1, 2015)
......

The Duty Pumper program will run 24/7
and will now include weekends and holidays.

The monthly change will take place on the
1st of every month @ 0600 hrs

2016

PJFD INSPECTION DAY PARADE

July 9, 2016

Lineup at City Hall

1:00pm

Parade steps off

2:00pm

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Route:

Sussex Street to Ball Street

Ball Street to Penn Avenue

Penn Avenue to Jersey Avenue

Jersey Avenue to Pike Street

Pike Street to East Main Street

East Main Street to Kingston Avenue

Kingston Avenue to Hamilton Street

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Reviewing Stand is at East Main and Hamilton Street

 Please mark your calendars


Fire & Emergency Management Committee
 meets on the
3rd Monday of each month

at 7:00PM.
at the Municipal Building







SAFETY VESTS

There are Safety Vests
on all PJFD Apparatus

They must be used whenever

any PJFD firefighter
is in a roadway



EMERGENCY   RESPONSE   SYSTEM
   NOTES:

FASNY & NYMIR/WCB information

The FASNY Red Handbook in PDF format has been added to the Library.
Links to the forms for the NYS Workers' Compensation Board
and the New York Municipal Insurance Repository
relative to volunteer firefighter injuries has been added to the Library



Emergency Response Guidebook

The 392 page 2012 Edition of the Emergency Response Guidebook
is now available in the ER Library



   NYS Insurance Department opinion
04/07/2008
Posted in the Library under FASNY Documents
per Assistant Chief Cicalese.
Concerns 2% monies.






Orange County MAYDAY and URGENT Guide
 Purpose:
It is the objective of this guide to use a standard, easily understood system countywide.
 
This guide is intended to:
1. Establish operating guidelines to assist in the event of a MAYDAY or URGENT situation.
2. Establish a uniformed method for giving priority to emergency radio communication messages.
3. Be used by all Orange County Fire Departments. These procedures may be modified by the Fire Department Incident Commander, or officers as emergency conditions dictate.
 
Scope:
·        This guide applies to all emergency fire personnel operating in Orange County.
·        The signal for a missing or lost member, unconscious or severely injured member, or a structural collapse is imminent or has occurred, or trapped member(s) is MAYDAY, MAYDAY, MAYDAY.
·        The signal for a serious situation that has the potential to endanger operating members or fireground operations is URGENT,URGENT,URGENT.
·        The MAYDAY or URGENT transmission shall continue until acknowledged by the incident commander.
·        Upon transmission of a MAYDAY or URGENT signal all other radio traffic shall clear the channel until the MAYDAY or URGENT has been identified.
·        The MAYDAY signal may be transmitted by all fire department personnel who become lost/injured/trapped or in imminent danger and in need of immediate assistance.
·        Any personnel that are made aware of a missing/injured/trapped member or a structural problem must declare a MAYDAY.
·        Any personnel that observe or are made aware of a serious situation must declare a URGENT. If you are unsure of whether you have a URGENT or MAYDAY situation ALWAYS call a MAYDAY.
·        Individuals who transmit a MAYDAY should provide, Who you are, Why you called the MAYDAY, Where you are located, What you need to rectify the situation. The same applies to a URGENT situation
·        Upon acknowledgement of a MAYDAY, Command shall immediately deploy a FAST/RIT/Rescue team. Repeat the MAYDAY situation. Notify dispatch and activate the MAMA’s MAYDAY plan.
·        Dispatch will announce, on request of incident command, the MAYDAY situation and dispatch the MAYDAY resources.
·        Only the Incident Command may cancel a MAYDAY once it has been given. Normal operations may then resume.
  It is of extreme importance that all crews continue to operate at their pre-designated assignment.
 
Standard Policy for a MAYDAY or URGENT Situation
Definition of a MAYDAY:
MAYDAY is used to signal a LIFE THREAT to any FIREFIGHTER. This could involve any current situation, or an imminent situation. This term is not used for a life threatening situation involving a civilian. If a member’s life is in danger you MUSTUnconscious or severely injured member, Structural collapse is imminent or has occurred, Trapped member(s). The MAYDAY needs to be transmitted immediately.
 
Definition of a URGENT:
URGENT is used to signal a serious situation that has the potential to either endanger the safety of operating members or significantly impact fire ground operations. Some items that could be considered an URGENT, Severe change in conditions, Loss of water, Injury to a member (non – life threatening), Danger of collapse, Evacuate structure. If in doubt of whether you have a URGENT or MAYDAY situation you should ALWAYS transmit a MAYDAY.
 
Evacuation Signal
When an immediate evacuation of the structure is warranted, in addition to a radio transmission, the signal shall be 3 blasts of an apparatus air horn for 2 seconds on each blast by 1 apparatus.
 
Transmitting a MAYDAY:
The message should be transmitted in such a way that commands attention of all members. First say MAYDAY, MAYDAY, MAYDAY, followed by identifying WHO is transmitting the MAYDAY. At this time no other radio traffic shall be transmitted until the nature of the MAYDAY is identified.
 
Transmitting a URGENT:
As with a MAYDAY situation, the message should be transmitted in such a way that commands attention of all members. First say URGENT, URGENT, URGENT, followed by identifying WHO is transmitting the URGENT. At this time no other radio traffic shall be transmitted until the nature of the URGENT is identified.
 
After the MAYDAY is transmitted:
If a MAYDAY is transmitted and command doesn’t acknowledge it, then the MAYDAY should be acknowledged by anyone hearing it and relayed to command.  Once the MAYDAY is acknowledged, the member shall announce WHY they are transmitting the MAYDAY, WHERE they are located and WHAT they need. Command shall repeat the MAYDAY situation on the fireground channel and notify the dispatch center of the MAYDAY situation. Dispatch shall transmit, at request of command, on the countywide channel, that a MAYDAY situation is in progress, repeat what the MAYDAY situation is and implement the MAMA’S MAYDAY plan if requested. The FAST/RIT/Rescue team shall be deployed and a Roll Call/PAR shall be conducted to determine if all members are accounted for.
 
It is of extreme importance that all crews continue to operate at their pre-designated assignment.
 
After the URGENT is transmitted:
If a URGENT is transmitted and command doesn’t acknowledge it, then the URGENT should be acknowledged by anyone hearing it and relayed to command. Once the URGENT is acknowledged, the member shall announce WHY they are transmitting the URGENT, WHERE they are located and WHAT the problem is and what they need. Command shall repeat the URGENT situation on the fireground channel . Incident command could consider having the county putting message over all operating  and/or dispatch channels as may be the case of an evacuation.
 
MAYDAY Communications
In most MAYDAY instances, changing channels is not recommended, however it may be instituted at the discretion of command.  In the event that the incident commander deems it necessary to establish the emergency fireground channel, all members not directly involved with the rescue operations of the firefighter(s) in distress shall switch to the Emergency Fire Ground channel and continue their assigned operations. The firefighter(s) in distress shall never be asked to switch channels and the FAST/RIT/Rescue team will be on the same channel as the distressed firefighter(s).
 
Examples of a MAYDAY transmission:
Note: Members shall utilize their department guideline/SOP as to their position/assignment/identifier or name when transmitting a MAYDAY.
 
Engine 234 Officer: “MAYDAY, MAYDAY, MAYDAY, Engine 234 Officer to Command, member trapped, MAYDAY  
   Command: “Command to Engine 234 Officer, go ahead with your MAYDAY”  
Engine 234 Officer: “MAYDAY, Engine 234 Officer to Command, we have a member who fell thru the first floor into the basement and is trapped on the 3 side of the building, Need the Rescue team with ropes.”
   Command:  “Copied, Engine 234 officer MAYDAY, has a member who fell thru the first floor into the basement and is trapped on the 3 side of the building, Need the Rescue team with ropes.”  
Same situation with the member calling it:
Firefighter Jones: “MAYDAY, MAYDAY, MAYDAY, FF Jones to Command, I’ve fell thru the first floor into the basement on the 3 side of the building and need the Rescue team with ropes.”  
   Command: “Command to FF Jones, Received MAYDAY transmission, you are located in the basement on the 3 side, Rescue team is on the way”
  It is of extreme importance that all crews continue to operate at their pre-designated assignment.

Examples of a URGENT transmission:
Note: Members shall utilize their department guideline/SOP as to their position/assignment/identifier or name when transmitting a URGENT.
 Engine 234 Chauffeur: “URGENT,URGENT,URGENT, Engine 234 Chauffeur to Command, water loss, URGENT”
    Command: “ Command to Engine 234 Chauffeur, go ahead with your URGENT”
       Engine 234 Chauffeur: “Engine 234 Chauffeur URGENT, I have lost my water supply, Hydrant line was run over by a vehicle,     need to shut down hydrant and replace severed supply hose”
 
MAYDAY Dispatch Procedure
In the MAYDAY situation, Dispatch will do the following on request of Incident Command:
Ask for Radio Silence, except for emergency traffic, on the dispatch channel to allow for command to make requests for assistance.
Dispatch an additional FAST/RIT/Rescue team to the scene.
Dispatch the next box alarm to include a minimum of 2 Engines. If the department doesn’t have a pre-planned MAYDAY MAMA’s box, dispatch the nearest 2 Engines.
Dispatch an ALS Ambulance to the scene.
Put a Helicopter on standby.
Dispatch an EMS Coordinator and additional Fire Coordinator to the scene.    
Other consideration for Incident Commanders should be given to the following needs:
Collapse/Technical Rescue Team
Additional Alarms
Additional Equipment - Ladders, Rescues etc.
Specialized equipment – ie: Backhoes, Loaders, Crane, Tow Truck, Vacuum Truck, Quads/4 wheelers etc..   Haz-mat  - Rehab - Police  
After the MAYDAY
Make sure the victim(s) that are rescued are identified and ALL Rescue personnel are accounted for.
Transmit that MAYDAY is over and resume normal operations.                                                                       
    April 2015
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2016  OFFICERS

Captain
1st Lieutenant
2nd Lieutenant
Engine 1Preston KinzelDavid Moore, Jr.
Brent Spoonhower
Engine 2
Robert Padgett, Jr.Edward Pavlich, Jr
Jennifer Snyder
Rescue 3
Jerry Enright
Robert Padgett, Sr.
Mark Clavelli
Engine 4Jeffrey Ewing
Kevin Mc KeonHarold Howlett
Engine 5Anthony FullerPatrick SpeakerTimothy Simmons
Engine 6Jeffrey Martin
Christopher RichertRichard Oppelt
Hook & Ladder
Robert Worden, Jr
Richard Finan
Jeffrey Lewis


Captain1st Lieutenant2nd Lieutenant
Fire Police
 Stanley Siegel
Victor Valentin
Randall Aber
Special Operations
Dive Master
Timothy Simmons
Tech Rescue Team Leader
Keith Brown



SPECIAL OPERATION TEAMS (Special Ops)

Accident Victim Extrication Team (AVET)

Water Operations Team (Water Ops)        Technical Rescue Team (TRT)                     Rescue Technician Basic (RTB) Certified
Aber, Randall                                           Aumick. Michael E.                                   Aber, Randall
Amato, Richard J.                                    Brown, Keith K.                                        Allen, John L., Jr.
Aumick, Dean A.                                      Fuller, Anthony W.                                   Aumick. Michael E.
Aumick. Michael E.                                   Fuller, Frank W., III                                  Brown, Keith K.
Brewster, William D.                                  Presto, Dana J.                                       Cicalese, Dominic M.
Cole, Brandon S.                                      Simmons, Timothy J.                               DeVore, John H.
DeVore, John H.                                       Enright, Jerry D.                                      Senkiew, Richard
Enright, Jerry D.                                        Esposito, Christopher                              Simmons, Timothy J.
Enright, Thomas                                        Fuller, Anthony W.                                  Smith, Douglas W.
Ewing, Jeffrey W.                                      Fuller, Frank W., III                                  Snyder, Thomas M
Finan, Richard                                           Hill, Daniel J.                                           Speaker, Patrick A
Fuller, Anthony W.                                     Hill, Michael                                             Valentin, Victor
Fuller, Frank W., III                                    Howlett, Harold V.                                    Werner, William R.
Fuller, Frank W., Jr.                                   Jergensen, Michael R.
Hill, Michael                                              Kinzel, Preston J.
Howell, Kenneth J.                                    Moore, Matthew R.
Howlett, Harold V.                                     Nason, Michael
Kalin, Ronald                                            Padgett, Robert, Jr.
Kinzel, Preston J.                                      Pantis, John W.
Kowal, Joseph J., Sr.                                Pavlich, Edward C., Jr.
Martin, Jeffrey                                          Prespare, William M.
McBride, Charles D., Jr.                            Presto, Dana J. Jr.
Mieszkuc, Phillip                                       Reilly, Michael E.
Padgett, George W.                                  Rhoades, Jeffrey S.
Padgett, Robert, Jr.                                  Roberts, Anthony
Pavlich, Edward C., Jr.                             Rohner, James W., III
Pavlich, Edward C., Sr.                            Scott, Joseph A.             
Prespare, William M.               
Presto, Dana J.              
Rhoades, Jeffrey S.               
Roberts, Anthony                .
Rohner, James W., III               .
Scott, Joseph A.               
Simmons, Timothy J.               
Snyder, Thomas M.               
Valentin, Victor               
Vance, Kenneth S., Jr.               
Vicchiariello, Jason C.                                                                                                               
Revised 5 January 2016


FIRE POLICE
     Engine 1:  Victor Valentin, Jr.; John P. Shannon;   Adam P. Scopino, Jr.
    Engine 2:  Robert D. Padgett, Jr.; Edward C. Pavlich, Jr.;  Jennifer L. Snyder 
    Rescue 3:
    Engine 4:  William Conklin; Henry Dunn; Stan Siegel; Brian Vanderveer
    Engine 5:  Vincent J. Atkinson;  Richard F. Drew
    Engine 6:  Brandon S. Cole; Jeffrey A. Martin; Christopher M. Richert;
                      Edward C. Pavlich, Sr.
    Truck 7:   Richard G. Finan; Stephen J. Braun;  Victor J. Claisse, Jr. 

Po
rt Jervis Fire Department Membership

  as of 7/7/14


 
Maghogomock Hook & Ladder

Daniel Lewis
Captain
 
Justin Worden
First Lieutenant
 
Michael Petronio 
Second Lieutenant
 
Firefighters - 43 Company Total
 
Andrew Aumick,
Stephen Braun,
Derek Brunelle,
David Case,
David J.Claisse,
Victor J. Claisse, Jr.,
Victor J. Claisse, Sr.,
Kevin Cunningham,
Robert Donahue,
Arthur A. Elson, Sr.,
Richard Finan,
Rocco Giovanniello, 
Eugene Hughes,
Robert Hicks, Jr.,
Joshua Jacobs,
Chad Kidney,
Christopher W. Kidney,
Wayne E. Kidney,
Amanda L. Kolk,
John Kowal,
Joseph Kowal, Jr.,
Joseph Kowal, Sr.,
Daniel Lewis,
Gary Lopriore,
Peter Maillet,
Scott J. Morris,
Michael Petronio,
Robert Pierson,
Donald Reiff,
James Ruark,
Harley J. Scherman,
Peter Tomasi,
Steven R. Turner,
Ronald Van Auken,
Chris VanHouten,
Frances Westfall,
John Westfall,
Nathan Westfall,
Wayne Wood,
Anthony J. Woolsey,
Justin Worden,
Robert Worden,
Robert Worden, Jr.,
William J. Worden

 

Neversink Engine #1

Preston Kinzel
Captain
 
David Moore, Jr.
First Lieutenant
 
Brent Spoonhower
Second Lieutenant
 
Firefighters - 66 Company Total

Robert Barber,
George Belcher, Jr.,
George Belcher, Sr.,
Jeffrey Bodensieck,
Justin Brewster (JM), 
William D. Brewster,
Robert D. Cassidy,
Joseph N. Cox,
Joseph Curtis,
Diane DeGroat,
Daved DeLaCruz ,
George R. Haas,
 Donald Hannigan,
Fred R. Harding,
Bruno Walter Hartmann II,
Ralph R. Hessberger,
Dennis Horner, Sr.,
Jerry Lee Horner,
James H. Kinzel, Jr.,
Preston Kinzel,
Tyler Kinzel,
Peter N. Kowal,
Steven Kolvenbach,
Robert A. Launt,
Robert G. Mason,
Senie M. Mason,
Lyn Mason,
Helen Mason,
Francis May,
Wayne McBride,
William McCann,
Thomas McKeon,
David Mills,
Robert J. Mills,
David D. Moore,
David D. Moore, Jr.,
Matthew Moore,
 Gary W. Morgan,
Christopher M. Morock,
Lawrence Murray,
James H. Ranich,
James Reilly,
Jeffrey S. Rhoades,
Lloyd Rhoades,
Stephen Rhoades,
Scott Robinson,
Gregory Robinson,
James W. Rohner, Jr.,
James W. Rohner III, 
Tracie Rohner,
Adam P. Scopino, Jr.,
Richard Senkiew,
John P. Shannon,
John P. Shannon, Jr.,
John Shimer,
David C. Smith,
Lester Smith,
Annette Smith,
 Richard Speaker,
Brent Spoonhower,
Burton W. Struble,
Anthony Trivino,
Victor Valentin,
Russell Von Sauers,
Jason Ward


Delaware Engine #2


Thomas Snyder
Captain
 
Robert Padgett, Jr.
First Lieutenant
 
Kenneth Howell
Second Lieutenant

Firefighters - 70 Company Total

George Bush,
Harry Babcock II,
Michael J. Canfield, Jr.,
Dominic Cicalese,
Rosario Cala,
Francis
Clune,
Kenneth Cutler,
Joshua Davies,
Riley Delaney,
 Matthew Dloughy,
Christopher Esposito,

James Farr,
John B. Farr,
Joseph J. Farr,
Frank H. Felter,
Leslie Fox,
Jessica  Furman,
Robert
Furman,
Richard Galloway,
Jack I. Glick,
Brendan Hess,
Josh Hicks,
Robert W. Hicks,
Eric Hipsman,

Kenneth Howell,
Ryan Innella,
Daniel Kurtz,
James Lamsden,
Dan Loeb,
Barry T. Long,
Kevin
McConnell,
Charles D. McBride, Jr.,
Dylan McCarthy,
Kevin McCullough,
Nicholas McKeon,
Robert Murray, Jr.,
Joseph
Michulski,
Joseph Mills,
Timothy Mills,
Joseph Maldonado, Jr.,
 William Morgan,
Alan J. Mosher,

Jeffrey Mosher,
Michael Ogrodnick,
Gerald Oney, Jr.,
Neel Patel,
Robert Padgett, Jr.,
Edward
Pavlich, Jr.,
Joseph Pena,
Rocco Petito,
Daniel Pflanz, Sr.,
Gary Predmore,
Robby Predmore,
Sidney
Quick, Jr.,
Edward Reck,
David J. Rivera, Jr.,
Jerry Sacco,
Patricia Sardina,
Stephen Sardina,
 David
C. Simmons,
Douglas W. Smith,
Thomas Snyder,
Bryce Sotelo,
Michael J. Sobolewski,
Wendy
Thomas,
Ralph D. Tidd, Jr.,
 Pat Trotta, Jr.,
Daniel Vankleeck,
Michael K. Winters,
John Zachry, Jr.



Fowler Rescue & Salvage #3
 
Anthony Roberts
Captain
 
Robert Padgett, Sr.
First Lieutenant
 
Randall Aber
Second Lieutenant
 
Firefighters - 38 Company Total
 
Tammy Aber,
Randy Aber,
Roseann Aber,
Richard Amato,
Michael Amato,
Stanley Buczek,
Mark J. Clavelli,
Clare Clune,
Daniel Clune,
Donald Clune,
Henry Conklin,
Jennifer Conklin,
Jerry D. Enright,
Thomas Enright,
Ronald Eyth,
Alexander Grech,
Russell Grech, Jr.,
Michael Hill,
Michael Latini, Jr.,
Michael Nason,
Robert Padgett, Sr.,
Michael Petitti,
Russell Potter,
Frederick Prohira,
Michael E. Reilly,
Anthony Roberts,
Henry R. Roberts,
Jeffrey Rohrer,
Robert Rombousek,
Gerald Sacco, Jr.,
Peter J. Sigreto,
Mark Thornton,
Robert C. Tripp,
Joseph Trotta,
Robert Waligroski,
 Melvin Watson,
Anthony Ziffino, Jr.


Howard Wheat Engine #4

Jeffrey Ewing

Captain
 
Kevin McKeon
First Lieutenant
 
Harold Howlett
Second Lieutenant
 
Firefighters - 25 Company Total

Charles Baumgardner,
Michael Cicalese,
Henry H. Dunn, III,
Keegan T. Dunn,

Jeffrey W. Ewing, Jr.,
 Jeffrey W. Ewing, Sr.,
Raymond Finch,
 Mark R. Fuller, Jr.,
Earl J. Garrity,
Harry
T. Galanakis, Jr.,
James Gill,
John Gushue,
Harold V. Howlett,
Catherine
Kaufman,
George M. Kurtz,
Barry Longwell, Sr.,
Kevin J. McKeon,
Morgan Mosher,
Joseph J. Rennish,

Tristan Richter,
George Padgett, Sr.
 Stanley B. Siegel,
William VanHorn,
William H. Young, Jr.

 

 

 

Excelsior Engine #5

Anthony Fuller
Captain
 
James Fuller
First Lieutenant
 
Patrick Speaker
Second Lieutenant
 
Firefighters - 52 Company Total

Vincent Atkinson,
John L. Allen, Jr.,
John L. Allen, Sr.,
Scott Armstrong,
Aaron Aumick,
Michael Aumick,
Christian Brown,
Keith K. Brown,
Nicholas DiMarsico,
Richard F. Drew,
Robert Dunn,
John DeVore,
Anthony Fuller,
Edward C. Fuller,
Frank W. Fuller, Jr.,
Frank W. Fuller, Sr.,
Frank W. Fuller, III,
George Fuller,
 James B. Fuller,
James Fuller, Jr.,
Thomas Gallondorn,
Rev. George Hafemann,
Daniel J. Hill,
Michael Hockenberry,
Daren Howlett,
Ronald Kalin,
Denis Livingston,
Ryan Livingston,
Phillip Mieszkuc,
Michael E. Mitchell,
Michael Myers,
Joseph Pagano,
John Pantis,
Stephen Pantis,
William M. Prespare,
Dana Jose’ Presto, Jr.,
 Dana J. Presto, Sr.,
Jack Sardina,
Joseph Scott,
Russell Scott,
Timothy Simmons,
Dennis W. Simmons,
Danny Slover, Jr.,
Patrick Speaker,
Michael Swingle,
William Talmadge,
 Robert E. Thompson,
Kenneth Vance,
Jason Vicchiariello,
Thomas Vicchiariello,
Jeffrey Wehinger,
William R. Werner,
 William J. Wolfe,
Leigh Wood



Tri-State Company #6


Jeffrey Martin
Captain
 
Christopher Rickert
First Lieutenant
 
Richard OIppelt
Second Lieutenant
 
Firefighters - 39 Company Total

Dean A. Aumick,
Dennis J. Aumick,
Charles Barton,
Harry Barton,
Andrei Bell,
Charles Bell,
Frank D. Bell,
Richard Card,
Charles Chant,
Allan Cherry,
Craig Cherry,
Brandon S. Cole,
Kelly B. Decker,
David DeGroat,
Harold DeGroat, Jr.,
 Michael Doss,
Gustav Dubies,
Michael R. Jergensen

Joseph Klimkiewicz,
Nicholas Kinman,
Jeffrey Martin,
Wally Martin, Sr.,
Michael Masanottti,
 George McElroy,
James McGaw, Jr.,
John P. McGown,
James Millspaugh, Jr.,
Camrin Northrop,
Anthony A. Olenick,
Brian Olenick,
John A. Olenick, Sr.,
Richard R. Oppelt,
Jose A. Ortiz,
Edward Pavlich, Sr.,
George Padgett,
Daryl Piatt,
Chistopher Richert,
Richard K. Roberts,
Mark Spradling,
Robert Stempert




The monthly SIREN TEST will take place the 1st Friday of every month at 1:00pm


Port Jervis government email addresses


Kelly Decker - portjervismayor@gmail.com
David Bavoso - dbavoso@portjervislawyers.com
Regis Foster - rfoster1@hvc.rr.com
Sarah Hendry - Sarahhendry1978@gmail.com

George Belcher - georgeb@citlink.net
Robert Ritchie - rritchie@hvc.rr.com
Gina Fitzpatrick - 3rd Wardfitzpatrick@gmail.com
Kristin Trovei - katrovei@gmail.com
Frank Bell - fdbell42@yahoo.com
Stanley Siegel - stansiegel2@gmail.com

 
City Clerk Treasurer  pjnytreas@citlink.net
Mayor's Assistant 
pjnymayor2@citlink.net



There is a link to the   Official City Calendar  on the left margin

                              Council Meetings are the 2nd and 4th Mondays

                                       7:00pm in City Hall

                   Fire and Emergency Management Committee Meeting

7:00pm in City Hall


Take online courses from FEMA Emergency Management Institute
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CITY-WIDE EMERGENCIES

 In the event of an city-wide emergency such as a flooding event, hurricane, train wreck, etc.

where residents of the area may have to be evacuated or warned about certain dangers,

please tune into Access 23 Television for live reports from the

Mayor's Office and the Emergency Services.



USGS National Water Information System Gauges

 

Delaware River at Port Jervis            Delaware River at Montague  

        Neversink River at Godeffroy 


 Delaware River at Barryville           Mongaup River at Mongaup          

Neversink River at Bridgeville


Delaware River at Callicoon         Delaware River at Fishs Eddy          

  Neversink River at Claryville

 



Important Phone Numbers

 MAIN NUMBER  845 858-4000
For city offices you can dial 845 858-4000
and use the menu system

Police Department
856-5101

 Fire Department
858-4099
Non emergency
Mayor's Office
858-4017
City Clerk
858-4014
Emergency Mgt
858-4030
Fire Inspector
858-4020
Public Works
858- 4000  x5 
DPW Info
858-6900
 Fire Police
858-4096
Fire Museum
856-4100
Recreation
858-4045
Water Dept
858-4009
Assessor
858-4094
Training Facility
858-4100
Juvenile Aid
858-4073
Housing Authority
856-8621
Buildings Department
858-4080
Civil Service
858-4052
Comm. Development
858-4024
Senior Dining
858-4054
Chamber of Commerce
856-1912
Bon Secours Hospital
858-7000
Post Office
856-1912
DMV
858-1480

   
Fire  -  Police  -  Ambulance
and other emergencies
9-1-1



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CITY OF PORT JERVIS DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS

2016 GARBAGE SCHEDULE (subject to change)

Garbage and Commingled Recycling pick up is as follows:
1st Ward- Monday                    2nd Ward- Tuesday
3rd Ward- Wednesday            4th Ward- Thursday
 
Cardboard and Paper pick up is as follows:
                    1st Ward- 1st Friday of the month          2nd Ward- 2nd Friday of the month
                    3rd Ward- 3rd Friday of the month          4th Ward- 4th Friday of the month  
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Friday January 1st (New Years Day) – no pick up
1st ward cardboard and paper, Monday January 4th


Monday January 18th (
M.L. King, Jr. Birthday) – no pick up
Pick up 1 day later in all wards
­4th ward cardboard and paper, Friday January 22

Monday February 15th (Presidents’ Day) –  no pick up
Pick up 1 day later in all wards
3rd ward cardboard and paper Friday, February 19

Monday May 30th (Memorial Day) – no pick up
Pick up 1 day later in all wards­
 1st ward paper and cardboard on Friday, June 3rd

Monday July 4th  (Independence Day) – no pick up
Pick up 1 day later in all wards­
 2nd ward paper and cardboard on Friday, July 8th

 Monday September 5th  (Labor Day) – no pick up
Pick up 1 day later in all wards
2nd ward cardboard and paper Friday, September 9

Monday October 10th  (Columbus Day) – no pick up
Pick up 1 day later in all wards
2nd ward cardboard and paper Friday, October 14

Friday November 11th (Veterans’ Day) – no pick up
  2nd ward cardboard and paper Monday, November 14

Week of November 21st  (Thanksgiving week) –  
3rd and 4th ward garbage Wednesday, November 23  
4th ward cardboard and paper on Monday, November 28


Week of December 26th (Christmas week) –no pick up
December 26th Pick up 1 day later in all wards


** GARBAGE RECEPTACLES MUST NOT EXCEED 35 GALLONS **

** NUMBER OF GARBAGE CANS PER PROPERTY IS LIMITED TO 4 **

              ** ALL BAGS MUST BE IN A CONTAINER- LOOSE BAGS WILL NOT BE PICKED UP **

              ** CANS MUST BE PLACED AT CURBSIDE BY 7:00 am ON SCHEDULED PICKUP DAY **


For additional information you may call 858-4001 ext. 5


   

 The Littlest Firefighter 

In Phoenix, Arizona, a 26-year-old mother stared   down at her son who was dying of terminal leukemia. Although her heart was filled with sadness, she also had a strong feeling of determination. Like any parent, she wanted her son to grow up and fulfill all his dreams. Now that was no longer possible.  The leukemia would see to that.

  But she still wanted her son's dreams to come true. She took her son's hand and asked, "Billy, did you ever think about what  you wanted to be once you grew up? Did you ever  dream and wish what you would do with your life?" 


  Mommy, "I always wanted to be a fireman when I  grew up."  Mom smiled back and said, "Let's see if we can make  your wish come true."
 
  Later that day she went to her local fire department in Phoenix, Arizona, where she met Fireman Bob, who  had a heart as big as Phoenix. She explained her son's final wish and asked if it might be possible to give her six-year-old son a ride around the block on a fire engine.
 
  Fireman Bob said, "Look, we can do better than that. If you'll have your son ready at seven o'clock Wednesday morning, we'll make him an honorary fireman for the whole day. He can come down to the fire station, eat with us, go out on all the fire calls,  the whole nine yards! And if you'll give us his sizes, we'll get a real fire uniform for him, with a real fire  hat-not a toy one-with the emblem of the Phoenix Fire Department on it, a yellow slicker like we wear and rubber boots. They're all manufactured right here in Phoenix, so we can get them fast."
 
  Three days later Fireman Bob picked up Billy, dressed him in his fire uniform and escorted him  from his hospital bed to the waiting hook and  ladder truck. Billy got to sit on the back of the  truck and help steer it back to the fire station.  He was in heaven. There were three fire calls in  Phoenix that day and Billy got to go out on all three calls. He rode in the different fire engines, the paramedic's van, and even the fire chief's car.


  He was also videotaped for the local news program. Having his dream come true, with all the love and  attention that was lavished upon him, so deeply touched Billy that he lived three months longer than any doctor thought possible.
 
  One night all of his vital signs began to drop  dramatically and the head nurse, who believed in  the hospice concept that no one should die alone, began to call the family members to the hospital.  Then she remembered the day Billy had spent as a fireman, so she called the Fire Chief and asked if it would be possible to send a fireman in uniform to the hospital to be with Billy as he made his transition. The chief replied, "We can do better than  that. We'll be there in five minutes. Will you please  do me a favor? When you hear the sirens screaming and see the lights flashing, will you announce over  the PA system that there is not a fire? It's just the  fire department coming to see one of its finest  members one more time. And will you open the  window to his room?" 


  About five minutes later a hook and ladder truck  arrived at the hospital and extended its ladder up  to Billy's third floor open window. 16 firefighters climbed up the ladder into Billy's room. With his  mother's permission, they hugged him and held him and told him how much they loved him.
 
  With his dying breath, Billy looked up at the fire  chief and said, "Chief, am I really a fireman now?"  "Billy, you are, and the Head Chief, Jesus,

is  holding your hand," the chief said. With those words,  Billy smiled and said, "I know, He's been holding my hand all day, and the angels

    He closed his eyes one last time.

 

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Links of interest: 



Official City of Port Jervis Webpage             Port Jervis City Codes  (search = Port Jervis)
Proposed FEMA Flood Map                           Port Jervis History 1878-79
Times Herald Record                                      Hudson Valley Newsday
1st RESPONDER News Website                   OCNYFire Webpage
   Orange County Firefighter's Museum                Collection of Free Legal Forms 
The History of the Maltese Cross                   The Firefighting Search Engine 
Fire Grants Help                         Red Knights Motorcycle Club              
Fire Engineering online magazine                  Fire Corps Webpage
US Government Website -  USA.gov             FIRE FYI  Webpage
FEMA - EMI Learning Center                         NY State Firefighters Memorial
FireRescue1 & Volunteerfd.org  Webpage     Everyone Goes Home Web page
Fire Rehab.com                                              FireFighter Close Calls
Flashover TV                                                  Vent Enter Seach Website
Sparrowbush, NY Fire Department                Greenville Fire Department
Matamoras, PA Fire Department                    Milford, PA Fire Department
Westfall, PA Fire Department                         Port Jervis Ambulance Corp
Montague, NJ Fire Department                      Throop, PA Fire Department   
The NY State Uniform Fire Prevention and Building Codes
NFPA - National Fire Protection Association               

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