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 Assists Washington Twp.

Posted on March 28, 2020

Budd Lake Engine 59 and Flanders Brush 98 responded mutual aid to Schooleys Mountain for a large brush fire. Engine 59 hit a hydrant and supplied water NJ forest fire and Mansfield Engine. Crews assisted with suppression once supply lines were established.

Budd Lake Assists Byram Fire

Posted on March 3, 2020

March 2nd late afternoon the fire department was called to assist Bryam Fire with a house fire on Belton Rd. Ladder 58 with a crew of 6 and Chief 1 responded. Ladder 58 stood by a rapid intervention crew and chief 1 assisted with command. All units returned within 2 hours.

Budd Lake Assists Allamuchy Fire

Posted on March 2, 2020

Ladder 58 Provided a Rapid Intervention Crew

Saturday night around 4:30 pm calls came into the Warren County Communications center for a barn fire on Long Bridge Rd. in Allamuchy Twp. Upon arrival the large barn was half involved in fire. The first in engine deployed a 2 and a half inch line and started knocking down the fire. The barn was next to corn fields and that started to burn as well NJ State Forest Fire was also on scene assisting with the field fire. The Chief called for a 1st alarm assignment brining Hackettstown, Green Twp., Independence and Budd Lake fire companies in to the scene. The fire was knocked quickly but crew remained on scene for a couple of hours hitting hot spots and cleaning up a fuel spill. There were no injuries and the fire is under investigation by the Mount Olive Fire Marshal’s office, NJ State Police and the Warren County Fire Marshal’s office.   

 

One Room Off In Flanders

Posted on February 17, 2020

Just after midnight on presidents day Mount Olive Fire units were called to Bartley Rd. in the Flanders section for a report of a house fire. Police arrived and reported fire out 2 windows on the second floor. Car 91 arrived and requested a second alarm bringing Netcong, Chester and Hackettstown fire companies to the scene. Flanders Engine 95 took the driveway as Budd Lakes Engine 59 took water supply crews stretched a line to the second floor and quickly attacked the fire. Engine 59’s crew went to the roof and opened up the roof. The fire was knocked down within 5 min. crews then started overhaul; and the Mount Olive Fire Marshal’s office conducted an investigation of the fire.  There was no injuries and crew returned to service after abought 3 hours.     

Rt. 80 Crash Hurts 2

Posted on February 8, 2020

Friday morning on interstate 80. BLFD was dispatched to route 80 for an MVA with two injuries at exit 26. Rescue 55 assisted with a block on the shoulder and also removed sections of guard rail so the towing company could remove the vehicle. Luckily only minor injuries were found and all units cleared within an hour.

Mount Olive Hires New Fire Inspector

Posted on February 8, 2020

The Budd Lake Fire Department would like to congratulate firefighter  A.J. Herring on becoming  the third Mt. Olive Twp. Full time Fire Marshal (FM-6). AJ is a member of the department and last year served as 2nd lt. he also was a firefighter in Boonton and Montville NJ. Good Luck in the next chapter.   

 

Overturned Car In Cemetery

Posted on February 6, 2020

Firefighters were called to an unusual crash at the Stanhope Union Cemetery on love ln. a car driving around some parked cars from a funerial service lost control and hit a tree and rolled over on its roof. Utility 54 and Rescue 97 assisted the EMS with getting the women out she had minor injuries and was transported to a local hospital. Crews stood by as the tow company removed the car.  

Rapid Intervention To Hackettstown

Posted on January 25, 2020

Friday late afternoon Chiefs 1,2, 3 & Ladder 58 responded to Hackettstown on Main Street for a structure fire. The ladder crew was assigned the rapid intervention crew and stood by on scene while the Chiefs assisted command. Crews were released within a half hour.

Down Tree And Fire On Waterloo Valley Rd.

Posted on January 17, 2020

The fire department was dispatched to the area of Kinney Rd. and Waterloo Valley Rd. for a tree on fire. Car 50 and 51 arrived and had a tree laying across wires and power lines down on the ground JCP&L was called. After a while the tree fell and broke a pole in half just missing firefighters. The power company secured the power so crews from Engines 53 and 59 could extinguish the fire.  


Rt. 80 Car Fire In Budd Lake

Posted on January 9, 2020

Thursday Late afternoon calls came in for a car fire on interstate 80 west mile marker 26 Budd Lake Fire and Atlantic EMS were dispatched. Car 51 arrived and reported a car fire at the top of the ramp Engine 59 came up the ramp and stopped short of the car and deployed their bumper line and had the fire knocked within fifteen min. The Mount Olive Police and NJ State Police were also on scene. There were no injuries but the car was a loss.