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 approx. 0046 hours on January 16th, Ulster Hose was dispatched for a possible structure fire in the area of 733 Ulster Ave. Car 1 arrived first and found two cars fully involved at Read More
On January 14th, Ulster Hose responded to a report of a trailer fire in the East Kingston Fire District at Waste Management. Car 3 arrived first to find smoke coming from a dump trailer full Read More