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.

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Rescue 3 for Sale

Asking $16,000. All interested parties, please contact Commissioner Jim Bracco at (845)206-5091
or Chief Shawn Heppner at (845)656-3368. Thank you.

Ulster Hose Rescue 3
1993 LDV (Lynch) custom built on International Chassis
Rescue/Dive Unit/Mobile Command Post
DTA 360 Read More

Room and Contents on Wrentham Street

On August 17th at approx. 1045 hours, Ulster Hose was dispatched for a reported bedroom fire on Wrentham Street. Car 1 arrived first and found a working fire on the second floor. The engine Read More