Santa Claus is coming to Rye on December 18th! Santa and his Elfs will be traveling around Rye riding on one of our fire trucks. Santa will be passing out candy canes and spreading holiday cheer. Please see the approximate schedule bellow for route locations and times.
All route times are approximate, and please be aware that all RFD units are all in service to respond to ... (Full Story)
On Thursday, October 20th, The Rye Fire Department was dispatched to Highland Road for a report of Wires Down. While enroute, Firefighters were updated that this was an an accident, car vs. pole with wires down. Harrison PD and EMS were first on scene and pulled the victim out of the car. The sole occupant of the vehicle was quickly transported to a local trauma center.
The Rye Fire Department was dispatched to 1 Theall Road for a report of several pedestrians hit by a motor vehicle. Thanks to the quick actions for Firefighters, Police Officers and EMTs/Paramedics, all victims were quickly treated and transported to local hospitals. ... (Full Story & Photos)
On the evening of Thursday, October 6th, The Rye Fire Department held it's annual Inspection and Dinner. The Dinner, which was held at American Yacht Club, was not only attended by members of our own Fire Department, but also several other members of nearby departments and local politicians. ... (Full Story & Photos)
On Tuesday, October 4th, The Rye Fire Department was dispatched to the Con Ed Yard on Theodore Fremd for a reported truck fire. Firefighters were able to quickly extinguish a small fire within the trucks boom.... (Full Story & Photos)