Congratulations to the newly elected Chief Officers for the Fair Lawn Volunteer Fire Dept .
Department Chief- Tim Yuskaitis
Assistant Chief- Ralph Rinaldo
Deputy Chief- Marc Palmieri
Battalion Chief- Jacob Mamo
Best of luck to our new officers. Wishing you all a safe, happy, healthy, and successful 2016.
The Fire Dept was dispatched shortly after midnight to a group home on Berkshire Rd. Chief Wolthouse immediately called for a 2nd alarm upon arrival with smoke and flames showing from the 2nd floor windows. Mutual aid was received from Saddle Brook (Fast Team) Elmwood Park, Hawthorne & Glen Rock
Two of the occupants died in the fast moving blaze, trapped on the 2nd fl.
Utube Video: https://youtu.be/Ma52Qv5ar1k
A special day in Fair Lawn - the unveiling of Grieder Park.
The park is named in honor of Former Chief Bill (PAL) Grieder
Located on the former spot where Co#2 & the Rescue Squad
were once housed on Heights Ave.
More photos can be found at:
A congratulations are in order for our four probationary firefighters, Anthony Messina, Jake Gurrieri, Scott Greco, and Dillon Rinaldo who graduated from the Bergen County Fire Academy last night 9/25/15 completing their Firefighter 1 course. We are all VERY PROUD of your hard work and dedication!!! Congratulations to all the other firefighters as well! Stay safe brothers and sisters and may you all have successful careers in the fire service.
Anthony Messina, Scott Greco Jake Gurrieri,