Commissioner John E Brennan Selected for Firefighter of the Year

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Commissioner and Chairman of the Board of Fire Commissioners John E. Brennan was honored as Albany County Volunteer Firemans' Association selection for 2018 Firefighter of the Year.

Elsmere Fire District Board of Fire Commissioners Adopts Proposed 2019 Budget

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

The Board of Fire Commissioners adopted a proposed spending plan for FY 2019...

Elsmere Fire District Grant Award

Friday, September 14, 2018

The Elsmere Fire District has been awarded a grant from the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation "Volunteer Fire Assistance (VFA) Grant Program".

Two Elsmere Firefighters Honored for Community Service

Friday, July 27, 2018

Two long time members of the Elsmere Fire Company were honored recently by the Community Resource Federal Credit Union and the Tri-City ValleyCats.

Elsmere Firefighter Featured on News10 Special Report

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Jerome “Jerry” Smith Honored for 50 Years of Active Service

Monday, May 14, 2018

Firefighter Jerry Smith was honored recently for achieving 50 Years of Active Service with the Elsmere Fire Company. Jerry and his wife, Lois, live in Glenmont.

2018 Inspection

Monday, May 14, 2018

The Elsmere Fire District and Elsmere Fire Co. A, Inc. held Inspection activities on May 5, 2018 at the Fire Station and the Shaker Ridge Country Club...

Firefighter Jerome C. Smith Honored for 50 Years of Firefighting Service

Tuesday, May 08, 2018

The Elsmere Fire District and Elsmere Fire Company A, Inc. honored Firefighter Jerome "Jerry" C. Smith on May 5, 2018 for having achieved 50 years of active service as an Elsmere firefighter. Jerry was elected to active membership on July 25, 1968. He served as Fire Lieutenant from 1975 through 1977. Jerry served as Fire Captain from 1978 through 1981. He was the recipient of the Kenneth E. McNary Achievement Award on April 24, 1993 and became a Life Member of the Elsmere Fire Company A, Inc. that same month. He was awarded Life Membership in the Hudson Mohawk Volunteer Firemen's Association in Jule 2006. In May 2001, he was cited for most drills attended the previous year. Jerry and his wife Lois reside in Glenmont.

Commissioner John E. Brennan Awarded Firefighter of the Year

Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Elsmere Fire District Election Results

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

On Tuesday, December 12th voters in the Elsmere Fire District re-elected Commissioner Richard S. Webster to a five year term on the Board of Fire Commissioners....

Elsmere Fire Company Elects Officers for 2018

Thursday, December 07, 2017

The Elsmere Fire Company held Annual Election of Officers on December 7, 2017 and the following members were elected to office for 2018.....

The Company Nominated, and the Board of Fire Commissioners appointed, the following District Officers for 2018:

Elsmere Volunteer Firefighters Help Send Gifts to Overseas Troops

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

On Saturday, November 25th. Click Here for the WNYT News Video

ELSMERE FIRE DISTRICT - INTO THE FUTURE (Planning for the Next 10 Years)

Friday, November 03, 2017

Elsmere Fire Company Assists Bethlehem Food Pantry

Wednesday, June 07, 2017

"At our Installation event back in January, Commissioner Joe Catalano shared a quote from someone that went something like "...not every day presents us with an opportunity to save a life but each day gives us an opportunity to touch someone's life...". That sentiment was never more evident than last Friday as members of Elsmere Fire Company took some time from their busy schedules to assist the Bethlehem Food Pantry in moving several tons of food generously donated over the previous month by Town residents through the postal carrier food collection effort."

Local Teacher with Ties to the Elsmere Fire Department Wins Statewide Award

Friday, May 19, 2017

Mrs. Elisa Futia, wife of Elsmere Fire Department Assistant Chief Marc Futia, was presented with the FASNY Teacher of the Year Award on May 15th.

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EFD Chief Frank Wickham and Chairman John E Brennan Promote Reading at the Bethlehem Public Library

Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Visitors to the Bethlehem Public Library will be greeted by a banner featuring Elsmere Fire Chief Frank Wickham and Chairman John E Brennan promoting  and encouraging residents to make frequent use of the library and its wealth of resources.

Fire Police Lieutenant Stephen R. Wright Receives Firefighter of the Year Award

Tuesday, March 07, 2017

The 2017 Recipient, Fire Police Lieutenant Stephen R. Wright, received this award at the NA Blanchard Legion Post #1040 on March 6, 2017.

Elsmere Fire District Elections

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Annual Elections of the Elsmere Fire District occurred on December 13, 2016. Two seats on the Board of Fire Commissioners were on the ballot....

Good Samaritans Honored by Elsmere Fire, Albany County Sheriff and Town of Bethlehem

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

On May 7th, two Brooklyn residents were honored by local Albany County agencies for their selfless bravery in pulling two victims from a car accident just before the vehicle burst into flames.

Elsmere Fire District Resolves to Join the Albany County Government Efficiency Plan

Friday, May 15, 2015

At an official meeting of the Board of Fire Commissioners on May 12, 2015, the Board passed a resolution authorizing the District to join a county-wide government efficiency plan.

Tour the Mass. Fire Academy and Boston Fire Department with Elsmere Firefighters

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

The Elsmere Fire Company toured the Massachusetts Fire Academy in Stow, MA and fire stations in Boston MA on October 5th. They invite you to see what they saw by Clicking Here.

View Our Recruitment Message on YouTube

Monday, April 08, 2013

Elsmere Firehouse Renovation (2001-2002)

Saturday, November 01, 2003

In 2001, the Elsmere Fire District undertook a Renovation and Reconstruction project to improve and enlarge its facility at 15 West Poplar Drive.