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 April 27 2016 at approx. 1703 hours; Ulster Hose responded to a motor vehicle accident on Route 9W. First arriving units found a three car accident, with one patient still in the vehicle, unable Read More
On March 15, 2016 at approx. 0614 Ulster Hose was dispatched inter-county mutual aid to Red Hook Fire Department for a FAST team to the scene. Car 1 arrived 3 min. prior to the Read More