Posted on: October 10, 2017

National Fire Prevention Week in New Rochelle

October is Fire Prevention Month, and October 8th – 14th is National Fire Prevention week. This year’s theme - “Every Second Counts: Plan 2 Ways Out!”- reinforces the need for everyone to have an escape plan.

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Posted on: October 5, 2017

New Rochelle Fire Department Deploys Automatic CPR Devices

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The New Rochelle Fire Department last week installed six new Automatic CPR devices, enabling them to deliver uninterrupted lifesaving circulation to patients in cardiac distress. The devices- $16,000 each- were obtained through an 85% federal FEMA grant. ...

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Posted on: July 14, 2017

New Equipment for NRFD

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The New Rochelle Fire Department rolled out three new fire apparatus this week: two new pumpers and a tower ladder.  

According to Chief Lou DiMeglio, “The two pumpers are each equipped with a 2000 gpm two-stage pump and carry 500 gallon...

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Posted on: November 16, 2016

New Rochelle Firefighters Receives 2016 Firemark Awards

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Liberty Mutual Insurance joined members of the New Rochelle Fire Department at Station #1 Firehouse for the Annual Firemark Awards. Lieutenant Brian O’Keefe and Firefighter Kevin Thomas received the prestigious awards for their heroic rescue during a fire...Read on...

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Posted on: October 20, 2016

2016 NRFD Promotion and Awards Ceremony

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The New Rochelle Fire Department hosted their annual Promotion and Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, October 19th at the Council Chambers in City Hall. Chief Louis DiMelgio and Deputy Chief Scott Bradley were joined by Mayor Noam Bramson, City Manager Chuck S...Read on...

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