Friday, September 23rd, 2022
At 12:56 hours, Rutherford Fire Command requested an engine to cover the Ames. Ave firehouse while they fought a house fire at 211 West Newell Ave. Chief Cribben, E901 and R903 responded. There were...
Wednesday, September 21st, 2022
At 13:19 hours, the WRFD responded to 238 Union Ave. for an activated carbon monoxide detector. Firefighters recorded 27 ppm of CO on the second floor and determined the source to be a faulty stove. ...
Sunday, September 18th, 2022
At 05:37 hours, Little Ferry Fire Command requested an engine respond to Brix City Brewing Co,. 4 Alsan Ln., Little Ferry for a carbon monoxide incident. Chief Cribben and E901 responded and assisted...
Saturday, September 17th, 2022
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At 16:17 hours, the WRFD was dispatched to 7 Wilson Lane for a vehicle into a building. The driver and passenger self extricated the vehicle and were treated by EMS and refused transportation to the h...
Tuesday, September 6th, 2022
At the September meeting, Chief Schulz appointed Joseph Caputi to a one year probationary firefighter period and assigned him badge #21. Joe has moved up from our Junior Firefighter program. Best of...
Saturday, July 9th, 2022
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On Saturday, July 9th the WRFD celebrated it's 125th Anniversary with an open house party at the firehouse. Food, drinks, live music and rides for the kids were available for all to enjoy. Mugs,...
Thursday, June 23rd, 2022
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Chief Cribben and E901 assisted our WRPD Brothers at their annual Junior Police Academy. The engine and equipment was displayed and the recruits were "wet down" on the warm summer day.
Friday, June 17th, 2022
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Chief Cribben and E901 stood by at the Wood-Ridge High School graduation ceremony. Congratulations to all the graduates, especially our very own FF Luke Cho and Junior FF Alejandro Fonnegra!
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One Hundred and Twenty Five Years of Dedicated Service

1897-2022

 

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

 

 

 

2022 US Firefighter Line of Duty Deaths - 78

 

Please click on "The Fallen" section above 

for more information on these heroes.

 

 

 

 

WE NOW ACCEPT DONATIONS THROUGH PAYPAL.

PLEASE USE THE "DONATE" BUTTON ABOVE.

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!

 

 

 

 

ARE YOU LOOKING TO PURCHASE 125th ANNIVERSARY

T-SHIRTS, CHALLENGE COINS, PLASTIC MUGS, CERAMIC MUGS (pre-order only) OR HISTORIC JOURNALS?

STOP BY THE FIREHOUSE ANY SUNDAY IN SEPTEMBER FROM 10a - 12p.

WE WILL BE THERE SELLING THESE ITEMS.

 

 

THANK YOU TO ALL WHO MADE THIS DAY POSSIBLE.

WE HOPE YOU HAD A GOOD TIME... 

WE SURE DID!

 

 

"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 - 9/24/22

Recent calls added

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

THE BOROUGH OF WOOD-RIDGE IS NOW USING

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FOR ALERTS, ADVISORIES AND COMMUNITY MESSAGES 

FROM THE BOROUGH & THE WRPD 

 

 

 

 

 

PLEASE INSTALL SMOKE AND CARBON MONOXIDE DETECTORS IN YOUR HOME AND TEST THEM MONTHLY... USE THE "CONTACT US" BUTTON ON THE LEFT IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS ON TYPE OR AREA OF PLACEMENT.  ALSO, SMOKE DETECTORS NEED TO BE REPLACED EVERY TEN YEARS AND CARBON MONOXIDE DETECTORS NEED TO BE REPLACED EVERY FIVE YEARS...

SMOKE & CO DETECTORS SAVE LIVES!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
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