The Ulster Hose Fire Department protects the 5th fire District of the Town of Ulster, NY. The district which is approximately 13 square miles covers the counties shopping and manufacturing hub, the Hudson Valley Mall, Tech City, two elementary schools, a middle school, and a population of approximately 7,000. The fire district is managed by an elected board of five fire commissioners.

Ulster Hose Company #5 which staffs the fire district is an all volunteer company with 90 active members, providing fire and EMS response to the residents and business within our district. The membership also conducts fire prevention and community outreach programs.

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Church On Fire In East Kingston

Last night, Cars 1,2,3, Engine 4 and Truck 1 responded into East Kingston for a working fire in an old church. Units assisted with fire suppression and overhaul operations throughout the night and into Read More

Small Fire in High Occupancy

Yesterday afternoon at 1422 hours, Ulster Hose was dispatched for an odor of smoke in an apartment at Ulster Gardens. While enroute, UC 911 updated incoming units of a water flow alarm activation. Car Read More