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).

Members Wanted

Posted on October 19, 2018


Coming In 2019 New Rescue 55

Posted on October 18, 2018

6/25/2018-The Budd Lake Fire Department has signed a contract with Ferrara Fire Apparatus for a new Rescue Truck Rescue 55 this truck will replace Squad 56 and Tac. 55 sold through Firefighter One of Sparta. 
The members of the truck committee traveled to Holden, LA to the Ferrara Fire Apparatus plant to conduct a pre-construction meeting and tour the factory. More updates will follow when available.  

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 

Crashes From The Last 2 Months

Posted on November 10, 2018

The Fire Department responded to several traffic accidents over the last 2 months. Crews did general cleanup and 1 extrication injuries ranged from minor to serious. Atlantic EMS and Budd Lake EMS handled all persons involved.  

Budd Lake Assists Dover Fire

Posted on November 10, 2018

Firefighters were called late into the night the day after a huge fire destroyed 4 buildings in Dover. Engine 59 and Chief 50 responded and operated for 6 hours watching hot spots and putting pop up fires. The crew returned to station around 6:30 am.

Squad 56, T-55 Assist Byram Fire

Posted on November 3, 2018

Budd Lake FD Squad 56 was requested to route 80 in Byram on a rescue box assignment requested by Byram Chief1 . The rescue box brought not only Byram FD but Budd Lake FD for the Squad, Allamuchy FD for a rescue and Green Twp FD for an engine. A tractor trailer went off route 80 and between an overpass landing on Waterloo Road. Picatinny hazmat was requested for the the large fluid spill as well BLFD Tactical support 55. BLFD units remained on scene until just after 2am.

Fire Prevention Week

Posted on October 12, 2018

It’s been a busy week for Budd Lake fire visiting our local elementary schools and day cares for fire prevention week!!!

Also firefighters have been working hard to clean the fire house and equipment for our open house this Saturday!

Vehicle Extrication Class

Posted on October 12, 2018

This past weekend 8 members stepped up their knowledge and training. They attended a three day long vehicle extrication class learning the basics and then moved up to more advanced scenarios. The department now adds 8 more extrication technicians to our ranks.

Mount Olive Emergency Services Recognized

Posted on October 2, 2018

Mount Olive emergency services were recognized for their response to the Route 80 school bus accident on May 17th. Pictured here are the members from Budd Lake FD That were recognized. Pictured Chief Michael Dorlon, Asst. Chief Joe Compano, Lt. Nick Bernabei, Lt. Keil Klaver, Engineer James Buckley, Engineer Ryan Wood, FF John Liguori, and FF Robert Grignon. Not pictured Asst. Chief Kevin Maloney, FF Robert Sheard, FF Steve Stienert, FF Walt Lata, and FF Pete Bryn.

Budd Lake Assists Mansfield Twp.

Posted on August 30, 2018

Tuesday August 28th shortly before 10 am Budd Lake Fire was requested into Mansfield Twp. On Allen Rd. for a house fire Ladder 58 responded as a Rapid Intervention Team with a crew of 6 and Chief 50. Crews stood by and also assisted with some fire suppression and overhaul. Crews returned to quarters within 2 hours.

Firefighters Attend More Community Events

Posted on August 21, 2018

It has been a busy summer between answering fire calls members also participated in National Night Out supporting the Police with fun stuff for the kids and adults with a hose drill for the kids and 5 ton rides for both adults and kids. The department also had trucks on display at the towns touch a truck event that was fun and a huge success one again.

Jr. Firefighters Making Us Proud

Posted on July 25, 2018

Making us proud!

Congratulations to our Junior Firefighters who have completed the required Firefighter One training academy. As each them turns 18 they are now prepared to fulfill all the duties of a firefighter.
The young men also on Friday August 17th 2018 recived there certificates from the academy at the graduation ceremony. 

Junior members of the department can join with their parents permission at age 16 and ride along side regular firefighters and participate in certain supervised activities until 18. At 18 they will the become probationary members of the department and then become regular members after probation.

Interested in joining the department?
Stop by the fire house any Tuesday evening!

Community Assistance By The Fire Department

Posted on June 21, 2018

The Fire Company assisted with some recent community events. The first was filling the new Mount Olive Community Pool using tankers and large diameter hose. The second was working with Flanders and Roxbury tender for several hours filling the pits for the raiders of the lost park mud run. @ Turkey Brook Park. Also while up at the park Budd Lake FD members met courage from the Anti bully squad. #blfd #ABS #stepinandspeakout @ Turkey Brook Park