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).

Coming In 2019 New Rescue 55

Posted on December 31, 2018

Check out the progress in the Projects Page 

Members Wanted

Posted on October 19, 2018


Budd Lake Fire Department Breakfast 2019

Posted on October 1, 2018

Budd Lake Fire Department All You Can Eat Breakfast

"Look For 2019 Dates" 
8:00 am till 12:00 pm
Budd Lake Fire House
378 Rt. 46 Budd Lake NJ 07828 

House Fire On Old Waterloo Rd.

Posted on January 8, 2019

Shortly after dinner on News Years Day calls starting coming in from 911 reporting a fire at the end of the street. Units were out on a call and returning to quarters when the call came out Engine 59 and Car 51 were only a mile away and arrived within minutes to find a one story wood frame with fire coming out the front of the house. Engine 53 was next in and assisted with water supply and extinguishing the fire. Car 50 had command and Car 52 was the water officer. Other Mutual Aid was called for and the fire was brought under control within an hour. One Firefighter was transported to the hospital for burns to the leg. There was no one home at the time of the fire. The Mount Olive Police and the Fire Official’s are currently investigating the fire.  

2018 Santa Visit

Posted on December 28, 2018

Saturday and Sunday December 22 and 23 Santa found some extra time to hang out with the Budd Lake Fire Department driving all over the district handing out teddy bears and candy canes. Saturday the Mount Olive Police assisted us. A fun time was had by all covering over 20 square miles we will see you next year.   

Budd Lake Assist Chester

Posted on December 21, 2018

Late morning Thursday December 20th calls started coming into the Morris County Communications Center of a barn fire on Parker Rd. in Chester Township. Chester Ladder 9 and Engine 62 were first to arrive and reported a well-involved maintenance shop and laid a supply line in from a hydrant out front. A second alarm was struck bringing in Washington Township and other mutual aid departments also a Tender Task Force was also dispatched to offset the hydrant system. Two Ladders were set up one in the driveway and one in the street and started putting water on the fire while several deck guns and master streams were deployed. The fire was brought under control several hours later but crews remained on scene well into the evening. There were no reported injuries; the fire was on the property of the Harrington construction company. The fire is under investigation by the Chester Police and other County and State Agencies.  

Some Safety Tips

Posted on December 19, 2018

Car Fire On Rt. 80

Posted on December 7, 2018

12/4/18 Budd Lake Fire and EMS responded to exit 25 on route 80 for a car fire with two patients on the ground. Engine 59 arrived and extinguished the fire and the patients were treated by EMS.


Budd Lake Assist Hackettstown Fire

Posted on December 7, 2018

Budd Lake’s Ladder 58 responded as a rapid Intervention Crew.

December 2nd around 2 pm calls came into the Warren County Communications center for a chimney fire on countryside Dr. when units arrived they found fire coming from the chimney area and several windows on the second floor. As crews starting an interior attack a first alarm box was called bring Tri County, Independence, Budd Lake and Washington Bro. fire companies to the scene. The fire was knocked down within a half hour 3 firefighters were injured with minor injuries and transported to the hospital by Hackettstown First Aid. The fire is under investigation by the Hackettstown Police and the Mount Olive Fire Marshal’s Office.

Budd Lake Assists Stanhope Fire

Posted on November 21, 2018

Firefighters were assigned as Rapid Intervention Crew 

Monday night Stanhope Fire was dispatched to Main Street for a fire in and attic, first arriving units found smoke and fire venting from the attack area. A second alarm was struck brining Netcong, Byram and Budd Lake fire (Rapid Intervention Crew) to the scene units stretched a hand line to the top floor and quickly knocked down the fire. The fire was held to the top floor crews remained on scene for a few hours doing overhaul there were no injuries and the fire is under investigation by the Sussex County Fire Marshals.  

Car Fire In Hensyn Village Apartments

Posted on November 17, 2018

During the recent snow storm Firefighters were called to Hensyn Village Apartments building E around 3 am for a car on fire in the lot. Cars 50, 51, 52 and Engine 59 arrived and crews stretched an inch and three quarter line on the fire that was burning in the engine compartment. The fire was put out within fifteen min. and crews were released within a half hour there were no injuries.  

Gas Line Struck On Main Street

Posted on November 17, 2018

Engine 59, Engine 95, Car 51 and 52 responded to the intersection of Main Street and Mountain Ave. in the Flanders Section of town for a struck gas line. The company working on gas lines in the area cut a 2 inch gas line with an active leak. The road was shut down and the gas company was called. Fire crews stood by till the gas company arrived and shut down the line. Companies were released and the line repair was turned over the company for repair units returned within a hour.  

Firefighters Drill On Vacant House

Posted on November 17, 2018

The fire department conducted a Saturday morning drill on a house that is going to be torn down on Goldmine Rd. Crews worked off the ladder truck and ground ladders cutting vent holes in roofs and drilling on different Techniques of opening up roofs for ventilation and different types of roofing material. The drill lasted 2 plus hours. The next Tuesday crews went back and drilled on roof operations again and also used the inside of the house for breaching walls.