Saranac Lake Fire Department

2019 Incidents
Jan 22
Feb 27
Mar 25
Apr 27
May 31
Jun 25
Jul 25
Aug 36
Sep 24
Oct 37
Nov 53
Dec 0
Total 332

Past Incidents
2018 389
2017 342
2016 293
2015 290
2014 331
2013 358
2012 281
2011 322
2010 259
2009 174
2008 195
2007 191

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Join us at the 2019 Santa Parade December 6th... Berkley Square festivities begin at 6:00pm
Join us at the 2019 Santa Parade December 6th... Berkley Square festivities begin at 6:00pm

It’s Santa Time!!! “Bigger and Better Than Ever” Friday December 6th!!!

SLVFD News Room, November 30

For the past several years Home Energy and the SLVFD have joined forces to deliver Santa Claus, escorted by a convoy of lighted fire trucks. Area fire departments compete for the best decorated truck. The 2018 title is currently being defended by the Duane Volunteer Fire Department. (See video/slide show below for 2018 parade)

This year “Downtown Saranac Lake” is joining forces with area organizations ... (Full Story & Photos)

Our Generous Community!!! SLVFD/Holiday Helpers Toy Drop Off Success!!!

SLVFD News Room, November 23

A great turn out today. It is remarkable to watch our community come together to ensure area children do not go without presents at Christmas.

As in years past folks and organizations passed through SLVFD's station throughout the day dropping off donations of unwrapped presents bound for the "Holiday Helpers" where they will be distributed to families in need throughout our community.

Folks were ... (Full Story & Photos)

Members of the SLVFD, SLVFD Auxiliary, and the Holiday Helpers organization pose behind a huge pile of toys collected today...
Members of the SLVFD, SLVFD Auxiliary, and the Holiday Helpers organization pose behind a huge pile of toys collected today...

No Caption It's TODAY!!! Holiday Helpers Toy Drive at Fire House 10:00am-2:00pm and We've got "Chili"

SLVFD News Room, November 23

Good Morning Saranac Lake...

Your SLVFD is up and working... Today is the annual "Holiday Helpers" Toy Drive. Please stop in between the hours of 10:00 and 2:00 and drop off a gift of an unwrapped present for children in need.

Firefighters, Auxiliary Members, and folks from the Holiday Helpers organization will be on hand to visit... Firefighters are busy decorating the fire house for the holidays ... (Full Story & Photos)

It's that time of year... SLVFD-Holiday Helpers Toy Drive and *Chili Sale*... November 23rd - 10:00am to 2:00pm

SLVFD News Room, November 03

The holiday season is upon us, and so is our desire to help our community...

Holiday helpers is a great organization that helps families in need by ensuring children have a great holiday and no child goes without presents.

We ask any and all who are able to please make a donation of an unwrapped present for a child in need.

For the past several years the SLVFD has hosted a drop off place and time ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Update on SLVFD Responses "Wind Storm 11/1/19"

SLVFD News Room, November 02

A major wind and rain event on 11/1/19 caused widespread damage to trees and power lines. As a result the SLVFD responded to over 25 storm related emergencies.

There were numerous trees down across road ways and on power lines, many of which were burning. There were multiple power lines and power poles broken by the high wind. There was wind damage to buildings and some fire alarm activations. ... (Full Story & Photos)

Photo's from today's SLVFD Open House

SLVFD News Room, October 05

Lot's of fun today opening our doors to the community. Enjoy some photo's from today!!!... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption SLVFD Annual Open House Begins at 10:00am C'mon Down and See Us...

SLVFD News Room, October 05

The SLVFD is excited to open our doors to the public today. Open Saturday October 5th 10:00am-2:00pm.

Please take some time today to stop in and visit your SLVFD members.

Our equipment and station are all on display.

Fire Safety information is available, as well as cider and doughnuts...

We hope to see you!!!... (Full Story & Photos)

SLVFD Dive Team is Expanding

SLVFD News Room, September 28

Recently 3 SLVFD firefighters have been actively training to expand their volunteer duties by becoming scuba divers for the SLVFD Dive Team.

Firefighters Daryl Brier, Nate Jones, and Andrea Boon have recently completed the Open Water Basic Scuba class provided by Lake City Scuba. Next the 3 new divers will begin additional training to be able to conduct underwater search, rescue, and recovery.

These ... (Full Story & Photos)

L-R Dayrl Brier, Andrea Boon, and Nate Jones
L-R Dayrl Brier, Andrea Boon, and Nate Jones

No Caption SLVFD 2019 Open House-October 5th 10:00am-2:00pm

SLVFD News Room, September 23

The SLVFD will host its annual open house on 10/5/2019 between the hours of 10:00am and 2:00pm.

Come and enjoy our displays and visit with the members of your SLVFD.

Displays will include

* Trucks and Firefighting Equipment
* Specialty Equipment
* Fire Safety Information

We hope to see you there!!!... (Full Story & Photos)

SLVFD Welcomes Back Past Member "Garrett Krasher"

SLVFD News Room, September 07

The SLVFD is excited to welcome back past member Garrett Krasher to active service.

Garrett left the department a few years back to successfully establish his new career and family. Garrett is now ready to reestablish his volunteer career with the SLVFD.

When asked why he joined he states "I wanted to join back up because I loved helping the community and I want to continue to do so. I am proud ... (Full Story & Photos)

Garrett Krasher
Garrett Krasher


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PO Box 509
Saranac Lake NY 12983

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