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2016 Incidents
January 19
February 17
March 8
April 9
May 6
June 9
July 11
August 0
September 0
October 0
November 0
December 0
Total 79

2015 Incidents
January 14
February 11
March 14
April 22
May 14
June 7
July 14
August 7
September 11
October 12
November 11
December 15
Total 152

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Welcome to the Home of the Buchanan Engine Company
"The Maroon Platoon"

Department 255      Battalion 10


Carbon Monoxide Alarm

July 24

Never disregard a carbon monoxide alarm! On July 23, 2015 at 2137 hours Engine 160, Rescue 26 and Car 2552 responded to an address on Lake Drive for a carbon monoxide detector activation. Upon arrival all residents were evacuated and elevated levels of CO were observed by crews operating in the residence. The source was determined to be a displaced flue on a water heater. The unit was taken out of ... (Full Story)

Drill With Yorktown

Chief Reed Outhouse, July 17

Today we participated in a drill with the Yorktown FD dive team at the quarry. U-12, 2551, 2552 and FF Outhouse were on hand to provide air supply. ... (Full Story & Photos)

Back to Back Calls

Member Kieran Outhouse, July 02

On July 1, 2016 we were dispatched to an odor of gas from a manhole on Albany Post Road & Bleakley Avenue- which turned out to be actually on Bleakley Avenue & Greentown Road. Engine 160, Rescue 26 and Utility 161 responded. During the call, we received another alarm for an Inside Gas Investigation on Henry Street. Engine 161 responded, and Rescue 26, Utility 161 and Engine 160 responded after the ... (Full Story)

Hudson Valley Volunteer Firemen's Convention

Member Kieran Outhouse, June 19

From June 15, 2016-June 18, 2016 members of the Buchanan Engine Company attended the 127th Hudson Valley Volunteer Firemen's Convention in Lake George, NY. Fun was had by all and we took home Best Appearing Bloused Fire Company 8-19, and Second Best Explorer Post.

Company President Bob Outhouse was also elected as a Director in the Hudson Valley Volunteer Firemen's Association.... (Full Story & Photos)

Vehicle Extrication Drill

June 09

Monday's drill consisted of going over vehicle extrication basics including stabilization, use of hand tools and hydraulic tools and patient removal. Engine 161, Rescue 26 and Car 2552 participated in the drill.... (Full Story & Photos)


In Memory of Chief Carl Aschenbrenner

Who Made the Ultimate Sacrifice on September 12, 1963

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