Glen Rock Fire Department

GRFD Announces Annual Pancake Breakfast Date

Wednesday, August 3, 2016   The GRFD will hold its annual pancake breakfast Sunday September 25th, 2016 from 9:30 AM to Noon at GRFD HQs located at 1 Harding Plaza. Come down learn about the GRFD, see some fire equipment demonstrations, and enjoy all you can eat pancakes.



GRFD Responds to Single Car MVA on 208

Sunday, July 31, 2016 11:05  At 11:05 hours today, the GRFD was dispatched to a motor vehicle accident on Rt 208 North at Harristown Rd with a report of smoke coming from the car. On arrival, Asst Chief Zanotti reported no visible fire. Engine 833 responded to the scene and disconnected the car battery. The vehicle was removed from the scene by the duty tow.



Garage Fire on the Boulevard

Thursday, July 28, 2016 06:32  At approximately 6:32 AM this morning members of the GRFD were alerted to a possible garage fire on the 200 block of the Boulevard. Chief Jennings (830) arrived on scene with moderate smoke coming from the garage and attic area of the house. Members of the Glen Rock Police Department used fire extinguishers to contain the fire. Engine 831 (Capt. Aguilar) arrived on scene and went to work check for extension in the garage. Hawthorne Engine 4 arriving at the same time went to work checking for extension in the house. Ladder 832 (OIC Gallaher) provided ventilation. Engine 831’s crew stretched a 1 ¾” attack line as a precaution but was not need as the fire had not extended from the garage area. Special thanks to the GRPD and Hawthorne FD for their response.

Photos Courtesy of Boyd A. Loving



Minor Brush Fire On Diamond Court

Sunday, July 24, 2016 18:14 The GRFD responded to Diamond Court on a reported brush fire caused by an arcing electrical line. Engine 833 used it's booster line to extinguish and wet down the area. Chief 830 and Assistant Chief 840 were also on scene.



GRFD Provides Mutual Aid to Ho-Ho-Kus

Saturday, July 23, 2016 19:15 Engine 831 (Lt. Pimlott) and Chief Jennings (830) responded to Ho-Ho-Kus and provided coverage for the town while they fought a multi alarm structure fire.



GRFD Assists with Ridgewood 4th of July Fireworks

Monday, July 4, 2016 20:00  Members of the GRFD provided an Engine Company to assist with the Ridgewood 4th of July Fire Works.



GRFD Annual July 4th BBQ

Monday, July 4, 2016 12:00 Members and their families along with members of the mutual aid fire departments enjoyed the annual July 4th BBQ at the Glen Rock Pool. Thanks to this crew for their hard work in making it another great BBQ.



GRFD Responds to Marcel Paper Plant Fire In Elmwood Park

Saturday, June 25, 2016 16:46 Members of the GRFD were requested to Elmwood Park for a fire at the Marcel Paper Plant. Engine 833 and Chief Jennings (830) responded. Members assisted in opening up and access the fire.



GRFD Provides Mutual Aid Coverage to Paramus

Monday, June 20, 2016 17:00  Engine 833 (Lt. Pimlott) and Assistant Chief Zanotti respond to Paramus to provide coverage while they fought a 3rd alarm structure fire.



GRFD Provides Coverage for Hawthorn FD's 100th Anniversary

Saturday, June 18, 2016 10:00 Engine 831 stood by in Hawthorne provide coverage while the Hawthorne Fire Department celebrated it's 100th Anniversary. Congrats to the officers and members of HFD for a century of dedicated service!



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