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.
Ulster Hose Co. 5 answered a total of 1494 calls for service in 2016.
The 2016 Ulster Hose Top 20 Responders:
803 Shawn Heppner
801 Justin Kelly
794 John Kelly
763 Andrew Coon
712 Matt Molinaro
645 Jim Bracco
655 Don Brott
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December 2nd the Christmas parade begins at 6pm, followed by our annual Christmas Tree lighting! Bring the kids out for a great evening with Santa and some hot chocolate. We will also be raffling Read More