Sunday, May 26th, 2024
At 18:15 hours, the WRFD was dispatched 476 Wood Ridge Ave. for a fire in the rear yard. Firefighters extinguished a rubbish fire without incident. All units were back in service at 19:53 hours.
Saturday, May 25th, 2024
At 18:25 hours, Hasbrouck Heights Fire Command requested an engine respond to Green St., Teterboro for an outside rubbish fire. Chiefs Cribben and Meglio, E901 and T904 responded and assisted the HHF...
Wednesday, May 15th, 2024
At 14:28 hours, the WRFD was dispatched to the area of 428 Windsor Rd. for a report of electric service wires burning. Firefighters found wires and the utility pole on fire and stood by for the arriv...
Tuesday, May 14th, 2024
At 17:40 hours, Hasbrouck Heights Fire Command requested the ladder truck respond to 168 Franklin Ave., Hasbrouck Hts. for a fire in an apartment. Chiefs Cribben and Berta, T904 and E901 responded an...
Wednesday, May 22nd, 2024
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The annual Wood-Ridge Fire Department Exempt Association Memorial Service was held on May 22, 2024. President Bischoff lead the ceremony and FD Chaplain Deacon Nick Valdez opened the service with a p...
Saturday, May 18th, 2024
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On Saturday, May 18th, the WRFD Ladies Auxiliary celebrated their 90th Anniversary with a dinner at the firehouse. Current and former auxiliary members, current and former firefighters and borough of...
Monday, May 6th, 2024
At the May meeting, Chief Cribben appointed Peter Kane to a one year probationary firefighter period and assigned him badge #17. Good luck Peter!
Monday, April 1st, 2024
At the April meeting, Chief Cribben appointed Marlon Cornejo to a one year probationary firefighter period and assigned him badge #30. Good luck Marlon!
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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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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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