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.
At 1621 hours on Saturday afternoon, Ulster Hose was dispatched for a rollover auto accident on the NYS Thruway. Car 2 was the first arriving unit and found one vehicle on its side with Read More
Thursday evening, Ulster Hose was dispatched for a vehicle fire on the NYS Thruway. Car 2 arrived on the scene first with a working car and Engine 2 arrived and extinguished the fire within Read More