Port Washington Fire Department 423 Port Washington Blvd, Port Washington, NY11050 Established in 1907, the Port Washington Fire Department's headquarters is located across the street from the Police…More Department on Port Washington Boulevard. In 2004 the department became the largest volunteer fire department in New York. The Port Washington Fire Department's district is an 11-square mile area of the northern peninsula of Nassau county. Located at the southern end of the district, the headquarters building serves as the administrative office for the chiefs as well as the Port Washington Fire Department Board of Directors ("Fireboard")
Additionally, the garage is used to house apparatus as needed to cover the southern end of the district.
Located next to the Port Washington Long Island Rail Road station, this building servers…More as headquarters to PWFD's other "Engine Company."
Interesting Fact: This building recently finished an extensive renovation project designed to accommodate the company's growth and newer, larger fire apparatus. The original firehouse dated back to the early 1900s.
Port Washington Fire Department Atlantic Hook and Ladder Co. 1 H 25 Carlton Ave, Port Washington, NY11050 Located just off Main Street, this building serves as headquarters to PWFD's "Truck Company." This…More building also serves as the "daytime response" building, all members respond to this location during daytime hours. Apparatus from both engine companies, as well as the truck company, are located here.
Located opposite the Mill Pond, this building serves as headquarters to PWFD's EMS…More Company. This particular facility was designed with the different needs of an EMS company, specifically, one that is conducive to housing personnel on a 24-hour basis.
Interesting Fact: This building was once a neon light factory. Fire Medic Company No. 1 purchased the building in 1989 and renovated the original standing structure. Fire Medic Company No. 1 began operating out of the building on July 1, 1991.