Public Referendum Vote
The Vestal Fire Department would like to thank all the Vestal residents who came out and voted in support of the Legion property purchase referendum. The referendum passed with 81% yes votes. Thank You once again!
Station 1 Chicken BBQ
Station 1 Chicken BBQ. Saturday June 17th, 11am – 2pm, Tractor Supply Parking Lot
Castleman Road MVA
Vestal Fire responded to a one car MVA into a pole Castleman Road on June 2nd
Station #2 Sign Dedication
On Monday May 7th, Station #2 had a dedication ceremony dedicating their new sign to the deceased members of Station #2
Open House Recruitment Day at Vestal Fire Department
Burn Ban in Effect
The yearly Burn Ban runs between March 15th and May 15th. This can be extended depending on conditions. If you decide to burn during the ban, and get caught, costly penalties can be incurred. Once the Burn Ban is lifted, there are still restrictions on what, how, and when you can burn. Check your local ordinances on open burning. Learn before you Burn! Please abide by the law!
Learn before you Burn
Ross Corners Fire
On April 6th, Vestal Fire Department was dispatched to a working trailer fire
Mutual Aid Call with Binghamton Fire
On Tuesday evening March 6th, Vestal Fire assisted Binghamton Fire with 3 alarms in the city that happened within hours of each other. Chief 32=B along with Engine 32-4 responded with a crew of 4.
More information on the calls can be found at, http://www.wbng.com/story/37673085/binghamton-investigators-looking-into-three-suspicious-fires
Saint Patrick’s Day Parade
On Saturday, March 3rd, Vestal Fire was honored to participate in Binghamton’s Saint Patrick’s Day Parade! Our brothers and sisters from Oceanside Fire Department came up to join us once again in the parade! It was good seeing our friends, as a good time was had by all! Click the following link to view the video of our march in the parade!
Referendum for a New Tower Apparatus for Station 4
The Vestal Volunteer Fire Department sends a big Thank You to the residents of Vestal for supporting the referendum on the new tower apparatus. The vote was overwhelmingly in favor. We appreciate your support. As a reminder, please see our 2018 Budget and 20-year Financial Plan on this web site. Thank You
Vestal Fire Department took delivery on the new “Tanker 2” at station 2. It was put into service on December 4th.
Broome County NYS EMT Class
Vestal Fire Department recently participated with the Broome County NYS EMT Class at the Fred Singer training site in an automobile extrication exercise. Here are a few pictures from the exercise.
2018 Fire District Budget
On Tuesday, October 17th, a public hearing was held at the Town Hall presenting the 2018 Vestal Fire District Budget. Click here to view the presentation.
2017 Vestal Fire Awards Dinner
The 2017 Vestal Fire Departments award dinner was held on November 4th honoring those members that had passed this year, along with our members who have reached service milestones. A special Thank You goes out to our current Fire Marshal, Carle Truman, who was awarded for 60 years of service, and to past chief Ed Zimmer, for 55 years of Service. Congratulations to all that received awards! The Vestal Fire Department greatly appreciates your dedicated years of service!
Shelby Frisbie, Stephen Langeland, Keith Chason
Christopher Farley, Dustin McCartney, Sacha Sigelman-Schwartz, Jason Stupski
Joe Bunzey, William Fletcher
Dave Foland, Kenneth Fortier
Mark Sanford, Edward Hildebrand