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 June 28, 2017

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Car Fire 206 In Mount Olive

Posted on February 25, 2018

Recently firefighters from Flanders and Budd Lake were dispatched in late morning to a car on fire in the middle of route 206 by main street. Upon arrival of car 50 an 51 there was a car sitting in the middle of the high way with the engine and passenger compartments involved in fire Rescue 97 was first due and starting the attack as engine 59 arrived and assisted. There were no injuries and the fire was knocked down within fifteen minutes. As overhaul was going on and the tow company was hooking the car a half mile up the highway two car crashed and engine 59 responded to that scene and secured the cars there were no injuries. The highway was reopened to all traffic within an hour.   

Firefighters Train In Ice Rescue

Posted on February 12, 2018

This past weekend over 50 first Responders from departments around New Jersey and the tri State area took a 3 day
course on ice rescue training Friday was awareness, Saturday was an operations class and Sunday was an Ice Rescue Technician class. Flanders and Budd Lake Fire Department sent 20 firefighters through the class. The indoor parts of the class were at the Budd Lake Fire House and the outside parts were conducted on the Budd Lake beach, despite the rainy weather, all made it through and are ready to perform.     

Budd Lake Assist Allamuchy Fire

Posted on February 10, 2018

Budd Lake Firefighters assisted with rapid intervention duties at the fire firefighters remained on scene for hours assisting with some cleanup.  

Budd Lake Assists Hackettstown Again

Posted on February 8, 2018

Hackettstown firefighters were called to a second-floor apartment at 312 Church Street for a report of smoke coming from an electrical outlet as the first due engine was turning the corner they could see smoke rolling across the street and radioed in a box alarm. Crews stretched in a hand line and quickly started searching for the fire as the second due laid a supply line. The fire was quickly extinguished and searches finished, all the occupants were out of the house. The family was assisted by Red Cross and no injuries were reported. Tri-County Fire Company, Independence Twp. Fire Department, Washington Boro Fire Department, Budd Lake Fire Department assisted on scene.     

Budd Lake Assists Hackettstown

Posted on February 8, 2018

Recently the Hackettstown Fire Department was dispatched by Warren County Communications center to 310 grand avenue for a report of a house fire. The police arrived and reported a working house fire with a second house on fire as first in units arrived fire was coming from the D side of the multi-story house and electrical lines were sparking and the adjacent house was starting to catch fire as well. Chief 78-60 quickly called for a second alarm as several hand lines were stretched into the house and the power company was requested to the scene after knocking down fire on all floors and the start of some overhaul firefighters were held at bay till the power could be cut. Once the scene was secured by the power company the hot spots were put down and the investigation by the Hackettstown Police and Mount Olive Fire Marshal’s Office began, units were then slowly returned. The second house sustained a lot of exterior damage there were no injuries at the scene and coverage was provided by Independence Township Fire and Tri-County Fire. Washington Borough Fire, Budd Lake Fire an Netcong Fire were used as Rapid Intervention Crews.


Mount Olive Firefighters Responded To Crashes

Posted on January 20, 2018

Early into 2018 firefighters kept busy with a number of car crashes on routes 80, 46 and 206 and some back roads. Most of the crashes were non-life threating injuries 1 crash was fatal. Rescue 97 and Squad 56 doing most of the work. Please drive with caution we don’t want to meet by accident.  

Mount Olive Assists Roxbury Fire

Posted on January 7, 2018

A week into the new year Mt. Olive Fire was called to assist Roxbury Fire at a building fire on Center Street, Flanders Fire was called to Roxbury Co. #1 Fire House for standby Budd Lake Fire was called to respond as a Rapid Intervention Crew at the scene BL Ladder 58 responded with a crew of 6 to the fire scene and stood by for abought an hour as Flanders 95 stood at station for around and hour and a half. The fire was held to a section of the building and put under control within a half hour.

Cold Fire On River Rd.

Posted on January 7, 2018

**Structure Fire** 1/6/18 Saturday morning Budd Lake and Flanders fire department were dispatched to a possible basement fire. On arrival of the Chiefs smoke was coming from the rear of the house and a second alarm was transmitted and a tanker task force was requested. Shortly after the first due arriving engines arrived and pressed an aggressive interior attack into the basement and found heavy fire conditions. Fire extended to the first floor and caused extensive damage. No injuries were reported.

Thank you to all our mutual aid who assisted us on scene and also covering Mount Olive for any other fire and ems calls in the below freezing temps.

Mt. Olive Fire Assists Chester

Posted on January 1, 2018

As the end of 2017 was winding down The Chester Fire Company responded to Prides Crossing for a report of a house fire. First arriving units found the garage and the back half of the house ingulfed in fire crew stretched hand lines in different areas of the house knocking down fire and dealing with some hording conditions. There were no hydrant’s in the area so a Tender Task force was called in to bring water to the scene along with a second alarm for manpower and Rapid Intervention Crews, station coverage and rehab units due to below freezing temps. The fire was brought under control within and hour crews remained on scene well into the morning hours, there was 1 firefighter transported to the hospital with a knee injuria. The Chester Police and Morris County Prosecutor are investigating the fire. Budd Lake provided a Tender and Engine and Flanders Provided an Engine.     

Small Fire In Laundromat

Posted on December 31, 2017

Just after midnight firefighters responded to Plaza 141 the laundromat for a fire in a dryer. Car 50 arrived and reported a smoke condition in the building Engine 53 arrived and stretched a hand line in and put out a small fire in the dryer a patron of the store had used a fire extinguisher to keep the fire from spreading. Tower 96 was assigned the vent and Squad 56 reported to the rear for a check of the roof. The owner was called to cleanup the store and make the repairs 2 dryers were damaged. All returned to service with in a half hour.