Wednesday, September 1st, 2021
During and after the remnants of Hurricane Ida your firefighters responded to 35+ calls for services. An occupied vehicle was pushed out of flood waters on Route 17. A vehicle fire was extinguished at...
Thursday, July 8th, 2021
At 15:21 hours, severe weather rolled through the area and the WRFD responded to eight calls for service during the storm. The responses included smoke detector activations, a natural gas leak, a veh...
Tuesday, June 22nd, 2021
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At 18:53 hours, the WRFD was dispatched to 526 Moonachie Ave. for the report of a basement fire. Firefighters arrived and found a pot burning on the stove. The fire was extinguished without incident...
Saturday, June 12th, 2021
At 00:37 hours, Hasbrouck Heights Fire Command requested an engine to cover their empty firehouse as they fought a house fire at 151 Walter Ave. Chief Schulz and E901 responded. There were no respo...
Tuesday, September 7th, 2021
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At September’s monthly meeting Ex-Chief Elizabeth Ferry retired after 27 years of service to the WRFD. Chief Ferry joined the WRFD in August of 1994. She has held virtually every form of office ...
Wednesday, July 7th, 2021
The WRFD welcomes to new Junior Firefighters to our ranks. Joseph Caputi, badge #106 and Nicholas Makarewicz, badge #107. Good luck Joe and Nick!
Monday, April 5th, 2021
At the April meeting, Asst. Chief Kevin Cribben appointed Enmanuel Vasquez to a one year probationary firefighter period and assigned him badge #31. Best of luck to you Manny!
Saturday, March 20th, 2021
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The Wood-Ridge Knights of Columbus Council #11585 honored Lt. Daniel O'Beirne with the Firefighter of the Year award and EMS Lt. Emily Gaige with the EMT of the Year award at their annual service ...
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One Hundred and Twenty Four Years of Dedicated Service

1897-2021

 

Welcome to the official website of the Wood-Ridge Fire Department.  We are an all-volunteer organization providing fire suppression and rescue services to the Borough of Wood-Ridge, New Jersey.

 

 

I can think of no more stirring symbol of man's humanity to man than a fire engine -

Kurt Vonnegut

 

 

 

 

2021 US Firefighter Line of Duty Deaths - 94

 

Please click on "The Fallen" section above 

for more information on these heroes.

 

 

 

 

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THINKING OF BECOMING A WOOD-RIDGE FIREFIGHTER?

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AND WE LOOK FORWARD TO HEARING FROM YOU!

 

 

 

 

"Join Our Family, Help Us Protect Yours"

The Wood-Ridge Fire Department is looking for members to join our family.  Be part of the community and know that you make a difference in peoples lives.

If you are interested in becoming a member please contact the Fire Department at 201-939-2387 or send us an e-mail in the CONTACT US section above.  We currently have two types of memberships:

 

Firefighter    

Junior Firefighter (16-18 yrs) 

 

Take a look around and please sign our guest book. 

Thank you.

 

Last update - 9/9/21 

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