Wading River Fire Department
Wading River Fire Department
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01/08/2018 - 02/23/2018
Legal Notice - Notice to Bidders Sale of 1994 Pierce Skylift Aerial Vehicle

01/25/2018 - 02/22/2018
Legal Notice - Purchase of New Chiefs Vehicle

01/30/2018 - 02/23/2018
Legal Notice - Notice to Bidders Sale of 2004 Tahoe and 2007 Tahoe

02/14/2018 - 03/23/2018
Legal Notice - Notice to Bidders Vehicle Exhaust Upgrades at Headquarters and Station Two

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2018 Incidents
Month Fire Rescue Total
Jan. 33 60 93
Total 33 60 93

Past Incidents
Year Fire Rescue Total
2012 372 717 1,089
2013 337 735 1,072
2014 293 747 1,040
2015 321 700 1,021
2016 305 757 1,062
2017 304 787 1,091

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Welcome to the Official Website for the Wading River Fire Department

The Wading River Fire Department (WRFD) was established in 1947 and provides emergency

response services for the town of Wading River, which is located in Suffolk County on Eastern

Long Island, New York. Each year, the department's volunteer members respond to more than

1,000 calls for assistance, including structure fires, motor vehicle accidents, medical

emergencies, water rescues, and hazardous materials response. New members are always



Current News


Photo By Ex Capt. Robert Quaranta
Photo By Ex Capt. Robert Quaranta

Greenport’s 173rd Washington’s Parade

Deputy Chief Branden Heller, February 17

On Saturday February 17th, 2018 Department Members participated in Greenport’s Annual Washington’s Birthday Parade. Approximately 20 members and 4 pieces of appartus took part in this event. ... (Full Story & Photos)

Mutual Aid Rocky Point

Deputy Chief Branden Heller, February 09

On Thursday February 8, 2018 at approximately 1205hrs the Department responded to 20 Cedar Road, Rocky Point for an active fire in a vacant residence.
Upon arrival, firefighters assisted Rocky Point Fire Dept. with water supply and overhaul of the structure.
Units were back in service at 1301hrs. ... (Full Story & Photos)

Photo By RPFD
Photo By RPFD

Photo By John Galvin
Photo By John Galvin

Vehicle Extrication Training

Deputy Chief Branden Heller, February 04

On Sunday February 4, 2018 Department Members participated in a vehicle extrication training. ... (Full Story & Photos)

Working Structure Fire

Deputy Chief Branden Heller, February 03

On Friday February 2, 2018 at approximately 2256hrs the Department responded to Overlook Drive, Wading River for an active fire in a residence.
Upon arrival, firefighters made an aggressive interior attack and extinguished the flames within minutes. While firefighters were searching the residence a dog was located and safely removed from the structure without incident.
The Wading River Fire Dept. ... (Full Story & Photos)

Photo By Stringer News
Photo By Stringer News

Photo By Tom Lambui LI Hot Shots Photography
Photo By Tom Lambui LI Hot Shots Photography

Motor Vehicle Accident

Deputy Chief Branden Heller, January 28

On Sunday January 28, 2018 at approximately 1124hrs the Department responded to Wading River Manor Rd and Middle Country Rd (Rt.25) for a Motor Vehicle Accident with injures and possible entrapment.
Responding units encountered two vehicles involved with injures. None of the occupants were trapped, and were transported to local hospitals.
Ridge Fire Dept. was requested to the scene to provide an ... (Full Story & Photos)


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