Budd Lake Fire Vacation Raffle

Tired of winter yet??



Why not take your chance on a vacation,

see any BLFD member and get your

$10.00 chance at a $5,000

vacation from Liberty Travel.

Drawing will be October 15th 2016.

Welcome To The Budd Lake Fire Department!

Welcome to The Budd Lake Fire Department
Our Mission

It is the intent and goal of the Budd Lake Fire Department (Fire Division) to provide the safest Fire Protection, Emergency Medical Assistance and Education to both it's members and the general public. The manner in which we will provide these services shall be systematically approached and in accordance with the safest practices and procedures of the Budd Lake Fire Department (Fire Division). Above all, it is the intent of the Budd Lake Fire Department (Fire Division) to provide the safest and quickest out come of any Emergency or Non - Emergency Incident that is confronted by the Budd Lake Fire Department (Fire Division).

Budd Lake Fire Vacation Raffle

Posted on March 15, 2016

Tired of winter yet??



Why not take your chance on a vacation,

see any BLFD member and get your

$10.00 chance at a $5,000

vacation from Liberty Travel.

Drawing will be October 15th 2016.

Members Wanted

Posted on August 10, 2012

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Members Wanted


The Budd Lake Fire Department is looking for strongly motivated people to volunteer in their community and make a difference to the citizens of Mount Olive.

All you need is a will to train, take pride in helping people, and a willingness to work with others with the same goal of making a difference in your town.

Please go to the forms section of the web page and fill out the information sheet and stop by any Tuesday Night between
6:30 and 9:00 pm.


"Also see our become a member page for more info"
    
    

Mt. Olive Extinguishes Van Fire In Woods

Posted on June 26, 2016

Budd Lake and Flanders Firefighters were recently dispatched to the parking lot of the Village Green Apartment complex behind building 36 for a van fire, the water department was in the area and reported to police of a van that was in the wood and fully involved in fire. Car 50 and Engine 53 arrived and found the van was abought 10 feet into the woods and fully involved as well as some trees and brush. Engine 53 stretched a hand line on the fire as brush 98 arrived and pulled a real line and assisted with putting out the brush. All fire was out within fifteen minutes and units remained on scene while the tow company removed the van, there were no injuries and the fire is under investigation by the Mt. Olive Police and the Fire Marshal’s office. Atlantic EMS assisted on scene as well.     

Budd Lake & Flanders Assist In Mud Run

Posted on June 22, 2016

Both fire companies assisted the town in preparing before and during the event with filling the mud pits and keep the mud muddy during the event. While the First Aid Squads keep everyone safe fun was had by all and even some of our own had a soapy time.  

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Budd Lake Firefighters Train On Roof Prop

Posted on June 21, 2016

Budd Lake Firefighters recently drilled with FF 1 Safety Services roof prop at the firehouse. The firefighters took turns learning and practicing on ground ladders and then the ladder truck cutting vent holes and pushing through the celling to get supper heated gases out to make inside work less stressful. Firefighters cut 4 x 4 holes and practiced starting and working saws and long hooks. A special thanks to Lowes of Mt. Olive for donating the wood needed to do the drill.   

Squad 56 Cleans Up Crash Rt. 46

Posted on June 21, 2016

Squad 56 and Car 50 and 51 responded to 46 east by the lake for a  2 car crash. One person was injured and taken to the hospital by the first aid squad while the fire company cleaned the highway. The roadway was reopened within a half hour.  

Fire Assists Police On Rt. 46

Posted on June 21, 2016

During some recent high winds the fire company was called to Rt. 46 by the State Road Garage for a tree down Squad 56 and Car 50 responded and used chain saws to remove the tree and had traffic flowing within fifteen minutes.

Rollover On Rt. 46 During Am Rush

Posted on June 11, 2016

Squad 56 and car 50, 51 & 52 responded to Rt. 46 east at Mt. Olive rd. for the rolled over car. The car traveling east lost control and flipped over taking out an electric pole and hitting a house. The driver was taken to the local hospital with minor injuries the house was deemed safe by the building department. Rt. 46 was only one lane each way for most of the day as utility crews repaired the pole.

Budd Lake Car Fire AM Traffic Delays

Posted on June 10, 2016

Around 8 am on June 6th Budd Lake Fire was dispatched to Rt. 46 in front of Johnson Dodge for a car fire. Car 51 and 50 arrived and reported a working car fire in the right lane of travel Engine 59 arrived and stretched there bumper line on the fire and had the flames knocked down within 15 min. There were no injuries at the scene and traffic was backed up for a mile in each direction units went back in service in 45 min. and the road was fully open.

Firefighters Handle Dumpster Fire

Posted on May 30, 2016

Firefighters were called to Eagle Rock Village Building 41 for a dumpster fire upon arrival car 50 and 51v had a 15 yard dumpster fully involved engine 53 was instructed to stretch a 1 inch trash line on the fire. There was no damage to other areas around the dumpster and the fire was quickly put out and units returned within half hour.

Firefighters Extinguish Small Brush Fire

Posted on May 30, 2016

Budd Lake Fire was dispatched to the area of 162 Stevens State Park Road for a report of an illegal open burn units arrived to find a 25 x 25 area of sticks and brush burning. Chief 50 advised Engine 53 to use a trash line on the fire, the fire was kept from spreading and all units returned within a half hour.

Fire Fighters Play Dodge Ball

Posted on May 30, 2016


Last night members of Budd Lake FD were invited to play dodge ball with our mutual aid departments. Departments participating were Hopatcong FD, Netcong FD, and Mount Arlington FD. It was a great time to have some fun with our mutual aid brothers and sisters. Thank you to Hopatcong FD for the invite!https://www.facebook.com/147926441914112/videos/1203533053020107/