Ceremony to Rename Paterson Fire Headquarters for Long Serving Congressman Bill Pascrell Set for Monday

(Article from TapInto Paterson)

Paterson Fire Headquarters was built with federal dollars secured by Congressman Bill Pascrell, and, at an event scheduled for noon on Monday, the modern facility on McBride Ave. is set to be renamed in his honor.

Become a Maplewood Firefighter/EMT

Maplewood Fire Department will be conducting an entrance exam on April 27, 2019. Applications will become available on April 17. Information is available on the Maplewood Township website:

Fire Contract bargaining not "poison pill"

Hamilton Township Mayor Kelly Yaede thinks collective bargaining is toxic.

We know that’s not true, and in this op ed President Eddie Donnelly explains why.


2018 was a momentous year for efforts to finally bring efficiency and increased safety to Hamilton fire services, and to provide for a truly safer municipality for its residents and visitors. Indeed, after many false starts over the past decades, the township council voted to dissolve the eight separate fire districts and create one municipal fire department.

2019 Valor Awards Winners Announced

The 2019 NJ FMBA Valor Awards Banquet will be held on Saturday April 27, 2019 at the Pines Manor in Edison from

6:00PM to 11 :00PM. All the award winners, including honorable mention winners, will be notified by mail in the next few weeks. Local Presidents and Dele­gates will also be contacted about both purchasing ads to support the event, and tickets for the event. This is one of the finer events that the NJ FMBA con­ducts each year, as we honor our own. Please plan to attend and support our brothers and sisters.


New Jersey Firefighters Mutual Benevolent Association