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 Monday July 25, 2016 at approx. 0200 hours Ulster Hose was dispatched mutual aid to Connelly for a house fire with reported people trapped. Cars 1 & 4 responded with Engine 2 fully Read More
On July 4th in the village of Saugerties, Ulster Hose presented with over 40 members in march for the July 4th parade. Ulster Hose had Cars 1 & 2, Engine 2 and Truck 1 Read More