Oct
26
2014

Selkirk Fire Co. 2 Halloween Party

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The annual tradition of Selkirk Fire Co. 2′s Halloween Party will continue this year.  On Halloween Night, from 6:00PM-9:00PM, everyone is invited to come to the Selkirk Fire Co. 2 firehouse, 301 Glenmont Rd. Glenmont, next to the Town Squire Plaza, for sweets, treats, and spooks.  Doors will be open, so stop by for some
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Oct
13
2014

Selkirk FD 2015 Budget Information Page

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The annual Budget Hearing is on Tuesday October 21st, at 7:00PM, at the Admin Building, behind Selkirk Station #1.  Maple Ave. Selkirk NY.  All information pertaining to the 2015 Selkirk Fire District can be found under Public Information, 2015 Budget Information. Or click “Read More”, then this link:  2015 Selkirk Fire District Budget Information Page.
Oct
9
2014

Selkirk FD Visits Glenmont School For Fire Prevention Week

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On Thursday October 9th, the Selkirk Fire Department visited the Glenmont Elementary School, for Fire Prevention Week, for its 15th straight year.  Selkirk FD taught the entire school lessons on fire safety, home escape plans, smoke alarms, and how to get out safely.
Sep
28
2014

Selkirk FD Members Take Part In 2014 Tunnel To Towers 5K Run/Walk

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On Sunday September 28th, a group of Selkirk FD members participated in the annual Tunnel To Towers Run, in NYC, to support the FF Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Foundation. On 9/11, FF Siller was heading home, after completing his shift with the FDNY, when he heard about the first plane hitting the WTC. He
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Sep
20
2014

Selkirk FD Members Participate In MacBoston 18 Truck FDNY Training

Entire class of the 2014 MacBoston 18 Truck FDNY Training Seminar.
On Saturday September 20th, members of the Selkirk Fire Department attended the annual MacBoston 18 Truck “Training With The FDNY” training seminar.  Members of the FDNY volunteered their time to train local firefighters on various techniques including, Forcible Entry, Stand-Pipes, Hose-Line Advancement, Search & Rescue, Ventilation, and Truck Co. Operations.  An incredible experience that those
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Sep
17
2014

Selkirk FD Responds To Structure Fire Call At Glenmont Price Chopper

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In the early hours of September 17th, Selkirk FD responded to a reported structure fire at the Glenmont Price Chopper.  The store was evacuated.  The source of the fire was a malfunctioning Bagel machine.  Fire was seen inside the machine.  The fire was extinguished, and the store was ventilated of smoke.
Sep
14
2014

Selkirk FD Members Complete Water Rescue Training

FF Andrew Hynes, FF James Bercharlie, and FF Zack Myers, taking instructions from the instructor from Long Island Rescue Services.
On September 14th, members of the Selkirk Fire Department, completed a two-day Water Rescue Training Course, taught by the Long Island Rescue Services organization. All members of the department are required to complete this training to be a member of the Rescue 4 Boat Crew. Congrats to those that completed the course and Thank You.
Sep
12
2014

Selkirk FD Hosts 9/11 Memorial Service

FF Department members, and members of the community, participating in the memorial service.
On September 11th, the Selkirk Fire Department hosted it’s annual 9/11 ceremony, to honor those that lost their lives that tragic day, and especially to honor the 343 FDNY Firefighters that lost their lives.  Members from the Selkirk FD, Elsmere FD, Delmar FD, and members of the community read all 343 names of those firefighters
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Jun
20
2014

Selkirk FD Attends A.W. Becker School Field Day

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On Friday June 20th, Selkirk FD members attended the 2014 A.W. Becker Field Day event.  This event brings the school year to a close for the students.  Selkirk FD brought Engine 47, and the very first Selkirk FD fire truck, the 1927 Childs.  Students got to see and play on the trucks, try their hands
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May
31
2014

Selkirk FD Congratulates Newest Firefighter I Graduates

FF Bill Collins, FF Dan Wagoner, and FF Mitchell Lake.
Selkirk FD proudly congratulates it’s newest Firefighter I graduates, FF Bill Collins, FF Mitchell Lake, and FF Dan Wagoner.  These three firefighters completed the FF1 course in Greene County.  They traveled 45 minutes each way to complete this course.  Congrats to all three of you and THANK YOU.