Tuesday, March 5th, 2024
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At 11:56 hours, the WRFD was dispatched to the area of 271 North Ave for a reported smoke condition. Chief Berta arrived on scene and confirmed the working house fire. Arriving companies were met wit...
Monday, March 4th, 2024
At 01:52 hours, the WRFD was dispatched to 116 Sixth St., Apt. 2 for an activated carbon monoxide detector. Firefighters recorded 47 ppm of CO on the meters and determined the source to be a burner t...
Monday, January 29th, 2024
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At 17:31 hours, Hasbrouck Heights Fire Command requested R903 to respond to 231 Raymond St. for a vehicle that had crashed into the garage of a house. R903 responded and assisted with lighting the sc...
Thursday, January 25th, 2024
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At 22:29 hours, the WRFD was dispatched to the intersection of 4th St & North Ave for a motor vehicle crash.. Upon arrival, Chief Cribben found a single car had struck a utility pole. Rescue 903 &...
At the March meeting, Ex-Chief Thomas Burniston was honored for forty years of service with the WRFD. Tom served as Chief of Department in 2002 and 2003. Congratulations Chief!
Saturday, January 13th, 2024
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On January 13th, the WRFD held it's Annual Meeting & Installation Dinner where the 2024 officers were sworn in by Mayor Paul Sarlo. The officers of the Wood-Ridge Fire Department for 2024 are:...
Wednesday, December 20th, 2023
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At their December meeting, the WR Mayor and Council honored several WR firefighters for their service. Ex-Chief Thomas Bischoff Jr., Firefighter Mateusz Czwakiel and Firefighter Nicholas Fallon were r...
Monday, November 27th, 2023
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The WRFD has placed an order with Seagrave Fire Apparatus for a new Seagrave Capitol fire engine. Delivery is expected in late 2025. This unit will replace the 1995 KME Engine 905. As always, we th...
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One Hundred and Twenty Seven Years of Dedicated Service

1897-2024

 

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

 

 

 

 

2024 US Firefighter Line of Duty Deaths - 25

 

Please click on "The Fallen" section above 

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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:

 

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Last update - 3/7/24 

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