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Fri. Jun 11th 2021
Rosendale Fire Dept. responded to assist Bloomington with a structure fire on Old Lucas Turnpike June 10, 2021 at 2157hrs.
Mon. Jul 20th 2020
Rosendale Fire Dept. was called in on Mutual Aid to assist the Bloomington Fire Dept. with a Tractor Trailer tanker truck rollover with injuries on Creek Locks Road. Request was to assist with occupan...
Wed. Aug 22nd 2018
Rosendale - Raymond H. Ritter, 80, of Rosendale died Saturday August 18, 2018 at his home following a long struggle with Parkinson's Disease. Ray was born in Kingston November 29, 1937 a son of th...
Fri. May 25th 2018
Rosendale - Robert E. La Fera, 79, a former longtime resident of Rosendale died Monday May 21, 2018 at ArchCare at Fernclliff in Rhinebeck.
He was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. on March 12, 1939 a son of the...
Sat. Sep 16th 2017
Tillson - Justin Joseph Scharschu, 28, of Tillson died tragically on Monday September 11, 2017 of injuries sustained in motor vehicle accident. He was born in Albany September 7, 1989 a son of John J....
E 50-12
2017 KME Pumper/Rescue
KME 6 man custom cab, Cummins ISL diesel motor, Hale Qmax pump, 830 gallon water tank, TFT deck gun, 10kw Onan onboard generator, Will Burt vertical LED light tower, LED Brow light, Whelen LED scene lights on body, Warn 9,000 lbs. portable winch, speedy dry hopper, 1500 feet of 5' LDH, 500 feet of 3', 3 - 1.75' pre connects and 1 - 2.5' pre connect.
The truck also carries Hurst "Jaws of Life" tools, air bags, cribbing, hand tools, chain saws, K-12 saw, lighting, hazmat supplies, brush fire equipment, water rescue and EMS equipment.

This truck replaced a 1988 CF Mack custom pumper and a 1991 International heavy rescue.

Truck Committee: Kris Barnhart, Bill McNamara, Nick Rider, Jim Mihm and Jeaninne Germain
T 50-50
2005 KME TankerMack Granite series - 3000 gallon tanker
Mack Granite series tractor, 3000 gallon tank, Hale 1750 pump, 3000 gallon drop tank, 2 - 1 3/4 pre-connects, 1 - 2 1/2 pre-connect, side and rear dumps and 800 feet of supply line.

The truck was purchased in 2005 through a FEMA Grant. Thank you to the Assistance to Firefighters Grant program and to our grant writer/member - Captain Pat Reimann

Truck Committee Members: Kris Barnhart, Bill McNamara, Bill Moylan, Tim Sheehan, Pat Reimann and Bill Brooks.
R 50-16
2003 Chevy Tahoe - Light Rescue/Fly Car
This vehicle is used primarily used for medical calls.The vehicle is also used to supply manpower to mutual aid companies, traffic control, attend training courses, etc. The vehicle is equipped with a trauma bag, backboards, AED, traffic cones and flashlights.

This Tahoe was donated to the Rosendale Fire District from the North Massepequa Fire District in Long Island, New York. The vehicle was donated at the end of 2008.
Car 50A
2002 Chevy Tahoe - Asst. Chief's Vehicle
The vehicle is used as a incident command vehicle.
E 50-10
2001 KME Pumper
KME 6 man custom cab, 1000 gallon tank, Hale QMAX 1250 pump, Hale Foam Pro class B foam system with 30 gallon foam tank, 4 - 1 3/4 pre-connects, 2 - 2 1/2 pre-connect, 1500 feet of 5 inch, 800 feet of 3 inch.

Other features include - 5 Scott NxG2 air packs, Scott Thermal Imaging camera, 300 gpm portable pump, Honda 5500 watt generator, Gas meter, Chain Saw, 16 inch vent fan and various hand tools.

Truck Committee Members: Kris Barnhart, Ciro Martinez, Bill Moylan, Tim Sheehan, Joe Wade and Bill Brooks
R 50-14 (Retired August 2017)
1991 International - Walk in Heavy Rescue
1991 International Cab with a walk in body. 15 kw on board generator, scene lights, command center, 4 Scott NxG2 air packs and a AED.

Other features included: Extrication equipment (Hurst cutters, spreader and combo tools), Rams, Air bags, Air tools, torch, hand tools, ground lights, ladders, Chain Saws, K12 saw, trauma bags, backboards, Hazmat spill kits, fans, spare O2 bottles and spare SCBA air bottles.
E 50-12 (Retired August 2017)
1988 Mack - water supply engine
Mack custom cab, 750 gallon tank, Hale 2000 gpm pump, Class B foam system with 60 gallon foam tank, 3 - 1 3/4 pre-connects, 1 - 1 3/4 pre-connect on front pumper, 1 - 2 1/2 pre-connect, 1500 feet of 5 inch, 800 feet of 3 inch.

Other features include - 6 Scott NxG2 air packs, Honda 3500 watt portable generator, Chain Saw, 16 inch vent fan and various hand tools.

Truck Committee Members: Bill Moylan, Tim Sheehan and Ray Schuck.
E 50-37
1937 Ford pumper
1937 Ford with a Darley Pump. This truck was purchased by the Rosendale Fire Department new in 1937. The truck was restored in 1998.

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