As an annual tradition, The Rye Garnet Football Teams hold a Car Wash Fundraiser to raise money for their upcoming season. As always, The Rye Fire Department takes this opportunity to Donate to a good cause and get our apparatus sparkling cleaned. This year, Engine 191, Engine 192 and Utility 39 took part in the fundraiser.
On Thursday July 31st, at 11:13 AM, The Rye Fire Department and Port Chester-Rye-Rye Brook EMS were dispatched to 15 Bradford Ave for a reported trench collapse. The Rye Police Department, who received the original 911 call from the homeowner, were on scene within minutes. Police officers found 2 contractors chest-deep in a trench, unable to exit. The two contractors reported that the walls of ... (Full Story & Photos)
Photo by Official RFD Photogragrapher Lester Milman.
As Part of an Annual Memorial Day Tradition, the Rye Fire Department provided a standby for the United States Marine Corps at Playland. Firefighters also hosted the soldiers and other first responders to some pizza and cold beverages.
On Thursday May 22nd, Rye Firefighters were invited to the West Harrison Fire Training Center to participated in a drill. The training was hosted by the Harrison, Purchase and West Harrison Fire Departments and focused on engine and ladder company operations. Firefighters were able to hone their skills in hose advancement, search and rescue and roof operations.