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.
On Friday July 24, 2015 at approx. 1234 Ulster Hose was dispatched for an auto accident with injuries on Route 28 in the area of the Hess gas station. First arriving units found a two Read More
On July 6th at approximately 1000 hours, the dive team was dispatched to the Port Ewen fire district to assist with a search detail for a missing elderly person. Divers from Ulster Hose, the Read More