Fire Department

The Fire Department has the primary task of providing adequate fire protection and fire extinguishment capability, initiating life rescue, rendering emergency medical assistance, controlling hazardous material situations, and providing related emergency services. The Fire Department has the responsibility for the administration and enforcement of the fire prevention code and the housing code, and for promoting fire prevention activities designed to reduce the incidence and probability of fire.

The Charter of the City of Mount Vernon imposes upon the Fire Department the following major functions:

 

The saving of lives and property

The suppression and control of fires

Providing related emergency services

 

Fire Axe

Administration and Enforcement of applicable portions of the New York State Uniform Fire Prevention and Building Code policies in the form of reasonable guidelines are necessary for the proper operations of any organization. Such policies must be standardized in a workable, readable format and made available to all levels of the organization.

The FDMV Firehouses

470 E Lincoln Ave

435 S Fulton Ave

50 W 3rd St

9-11 Oak St

 

MORE INFORMATION
FAQs
Inspection of Fuel Oil Burner Installation

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17

Related News

Firefighter Exam – Extended to Jan 29, 2014

The FIREFIGHTER OPEN-COMPETITIVE EXAMINATION #60-701, application closing date has been extended to JANUARY 29, 2014. The date of examination is Saturday, March 8, 2014 at a location to be announced. You can download the amended examination here

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Fire Department Offering Safety Tips for the Holidays

Residents of Mount Vernon will feel safer at home after they read and implement the tips provided by the Fire Department on home and holiday safety. Even if you’ve never had problems before, its always best to be aware of the dangers. Safety First, the Fire Department’s newest campaign to promote fire safety awareness in the community, kicks […]

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

BLIZZARD 2013 – ARE YOU READY FOR NEMO?

The major storm heading toward our area is expected to hit hard later this afternoon. There’s still time to get out and pick up essentials and run a few errands before the worst of the weather hits us. High winds and low visibility during projected whiteout conditions will make driving and walking dangerous. The city is encouraging […]

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

City Council Meetings on Adopting 2013 Annual Estimate Cancelled – 12/27/2012

Please be advised that City Council meetings concerning Adopting 2013 Annual Estimate scheduled for Thursday, December 27, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. and Friday December 28, 2012 AT 7:00 p.m. have been CANCELLED.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

FIRE DEPARTMENT PROVIDES HOLIDAY SAFETY TIPS – 12/13/2012

The Mount Vernon Fire Department is uring residents to put “Safety First” this holiday season. Recognizing that the season is a time when family and friends get together, to have a good time and enjoy one another’s company, think about giving gifts that can help keep them safe. Consider gifting someone you know a quality […]

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Upcoming Events

Loading...

Other Meetings

Loading...

Recreation Calendar

Loading...

Get Adobe Reader