Katonah Fire Department - Westchester County, NY

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May 33
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2016 337
2015 311
2014 338
2013 336

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Photo by Gabe Palacio.
Photo by Gabe Palacio.

Donated Cars Provide Valuable Training Experience

Chief of Department Dean W. Pappas, September 20

Cars donated by the families of two KFD members provided valuable firefighting training during a drill this past Monday night when they were set on fire and then extinguished by teams of firefighters. In previous weeks, the cars were used to practice motor vehicle accident rescue and extrication procedures. The ability to use donated vehicles multiple times for training evolutions is essential to ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Van Overturns on I-684; 12 Injured

Chief of Department Dean W. Pappas, September 19

At approximately 7:36 a.m. Tuesday morning, Katonah Fire Department was dispatched to an MVA rollover on I-684 South at mile marker 17. A commuter van had hit the rear of a pickup truck and had then flipped on its driver's side. 12 people were injured. Multiple EMS agencies responded with KFD's Rescue 17. Additional apparatus was called in once Rescue 17 arrived on scene. The injured were assessed ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Engine 117 Gets a Good Scrubbing at KES Car Wash

By Chief of Department Dean Pappas, September 17

Every year, the Katonah Elementary School 5th Grade class holds a car wash fundraiser, and KFD is always willing to get one of its trucks washed. This past Saturday, Engine 117 was chosen, as our usual candidate, Engine 115, was standing by for Ardsley Fire Department while they marched in the annual Westchester County Convention Parade. The KES students swarmed over Engine 117, giving it a good scrubbing. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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KFD Stands by for Ardsley During County Convention Parade

Chief of Department Dean W. Pappas, September 15

On Saturday, September 15, Katonah FD's Engine 115 and Car 2212 did a stand by for Ardsley Fire Department while that department marched in the annual Westchester County Convention Parade in Briarcliff Manor. KFD responded to a propane tank/grill fire during the stand by. We were glad to be able to help out our down-county neighbors. In 2016, KFD stood by for Hastings-on-Hudson when it hosted the ... (Full Story & Photos)

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KFD a Hit at Annual Volunteer Fair

Chief of Department Dean W. Pappas, September 09

Engine 117 was a big draw at the annual Town of Bedford Volunteer Fair, held at the Katonah Village Library on Saturday, September 9. KFD members were on hand with membership brochures, fire hats, fire safety information, and t-shirts. Visitors were able to check out our newest 4X4 fire engine and pose for pictures in the cab. The annual event is a great way to get out and inform the public about ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Katonah Volunteer Fire Department
65 Bedford Road
Katonah, New York, 10536
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