On July 2nd at 14:06 Esopus Fire Dept was dispatched to a report of a male struck by lightning on Old Post Rd. 1 Male patient was transported to Mid-Hudson Regional Hospital by the Town of Esopus Volunteer Ambulance Squad. Fire and EMS were assisted by the New York State Police.
The 46th Annual Children's Day Parade will be held July 11th. All Esopus Fire members are requested to meet at the Fire house by 4:30OM, line up at Kingston High School at 5PM. The parade will start at 6PM. This year theme is Celebrating Dr Seuss
The Saugerties 4th of July Parade will be held July4th. All Esopus Fire members are requested to meet at the Fire house by 9am, line up in Saugerties is at 10am. The parade will start at 11am.
The Port Ewen Memorial Day Parade will be on May 26th. All Esopus Fire members are request to meet at the fire house by 9am in full dress uniform, step off will be 10am in Port Ewen.
With winter coming around please make sure to have your heating system cleaned and check before use. Also it is important to make sure your chimney is cleaned before use!. For more winter fire safety tips, please check out the United States Fire Administration website.
Esopus invites the coummunity and other fire departments to the wetdown of the new 27-11 that will be on October 13, 2013 from 12pm-3pm. Shirts will be available for sale and refresments will be served.
Today we remember all those lost 12 years ago today, both civilians and first responders. We also remember the lives that have been lost since 9/11 due to illness and those fighting with those illness everyday. We remember that in a second, life can change in a very dramatic way.