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 8,000. 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.
Around 1415hrs the volunteers of Ulster Hose co #5 were dispatched for a male unconscious unresponsive. First arriving units found the patient in respiratory arrest due to a drug overdose. Officers from the Ulster Read More
This weekend was a busy one for the volunteers of Ulster Hose. On Friday, members attended the UCVFA meeting and dinner to watch Firefighter Bill Street receive his award for the 2014 UCVFA Firefighter Read More