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"
    
    

Late Night Fire Hits Netcong

Posted on July 9, 2016

After a day of stormy weather just before midnight Netcong Firefighters were dispatched to Hillside Ave. for a house fire. Netcong Chief 1 arrived and had smoke showing from a top floor window and attic area Netcong Engine 1 came in and stretched a line in and started to attack the fire as the second due hit a hydrant and stretched in. A second alarm was struck bringing Stanhope Ladder 1 in and went to the roof and cut a vent hole as Rapid Intervention Crews from Budd Lake and Chester set up in front. Byram Fire provided air and man power while Stanhope Netcong Squad provided EMS and rehab. The fire was knocked down within forty five min. The fire is under investigation by the Netcong Police and Fire Marshal’s office there was no injuries on the scene. Assistance was also provided by Roxbury, Mt. Arlington and Flanders Fire Departments.  

Budd Lake & Netcong Tackle Small Brush Fires

Posted on July 4, 2016

Netcong Fire and Budd Lake fire departments were called to Love Lane for a brush fire Car 50 arrived and reported there were 2 brush fires Budd Lake’s Engine 53 extinguished one while Netcong took the other fire both fires were small 25 x 25 and were quickly put out. The power company was notified as there was a problem with the power lines causing the fire.

 

Another Crash On Rt. 46

Posted on July 4, 2016

Squad 56 and Car 50 responded to a crash in front of Budd Lake Transmission 2 car were involved all 5 people were not hurt and refused medical treatment. Squad 56 cleaned up the roadway and all lanes were reopened within a half hour.  

Budd Lake Fire Assists In Watering Fields

Posted on July 4, 2016

Just before a State Tournament in Mt. Olive t Turkey Brook Park the fire company was asked to wet down the fields everything was so dry. The firefighters were glad to assist and all teams had fun.

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.