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).

Latest News

  • Mount Olive 911 20 Years Later
    “WE WILL NEVER FORGET” Mount Olive gathered on September 11, 2021 at Turkey Brook Park to remember the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. The remembrance ceremony was attended by first responders, members of the town council, area clergy and other leaders of the community and was open to the public. Ladder 58 proudly flew … Read more
  • Drafting Drill
    Recently the department drilled on Tenders filling and dumping. The drill sharpens the skills for when there are no fire hydrants in an area and water has to be brought in from Tender Trucks. The crews went over dumping and setting up portable pools and supplying pumper trucks with water. Then the crew switched and … Read more
  • Tender 57 goes to Chester
    57 and Car 50 & 51 responded and 57 shuttled water till the early morning hours. Around 11 pm on September 7th Chester Police while on patrol on Rt. 206 Saw a glow from Lamerson Rd. and called the Morris County Communication Center advising a well involved house fire. Chester Chief 1 went on scene … Read more
  • Hazmat on International Dr.
    Around noon on September 2 Budd Lake Fire was dispatched for a tanker truck leaking its contents into the roadway. It was estimated that 1000 gallons of potentially hazardous fluid had leaked from the trailer. Due to the large volume of liquid Morris County HAZMAT was requested. Budd Lake fire units and Morris County HAZMAT … Read more
  • Budd Lake Trains with Stanhope Fire
    The department held a training drill on a vacant house that was scheduled to be torn down. The crews did search and rescue drills, hand line placement and fire attack scenarios also mixed in a few rapid intervention crew rescues. The departments took turns using Netcong’s ladder truck and Stanhope’s ladder to cut vent holes … Read more