Our FAST Team was called to assist Monticello Fire Department in a residential structure fire at 32 Highland Avenue on Sunday January 2nd. The fire broke out around 11pm and due to the heavy winds that fueled the flames, crews battled the fire through the early morning hours. Luckily there were no injuries, but the […]
Smallwood firefighters responded to the first call of the year on January 1st. At approximately 10:15am, we recieved a report of a rollover motor vehicle accident on State Route 17B. Upon arrival on scene, we discovered a Ford Pickup truck had lost conrol on the icy highway and rolled onto it’s side near the intersection […]
Shortly after 11am on Saturday November 7th, a fire broke out and gutted the popular Friends Pub/Restaurant located on Sgt. Andrew Brucher Road. The fire was reportedly spotted by SMVFD Lieutenant Ozzie Gonzalez and firefighter Jerry Donohue who immediately alerted the 911 Center. The White Lake Fire Department promptly responded as did Kauneonga Lake and […]
Our 8th annual 5k was held on a picture perfect Sunday July 5, 2009 at 8:30am. As usual, the walk/run started at our firehouse, and continued around scenic Smallwood Lake then ended right back at the firehouse. This year’s 5k was dedicated to Anthony Dupont, Domenico Coluccio and Carlo Milito. A record of over 160 […]
We held our second annual atv rally fundraiser on a very sunny Saturday June 6, 2009. The ride started at our firehouse and continued throughout the woods and trails of Sullivan County then ended right back at the firehouse. A warm lunch was served after the ride was completed. With the help of the Sullivan […]
The Smallwood Mongaup Valley FD is proud to annouce that we will be hosting our 2nd annual ATV Rally Fundraiser 2009 on June 6th at the Smallwood firehouse on Ballard Road.Last year’s run was such a success we are doing it again.
On Saturday November 22, 2008 SMVFD attended the emotional memorial service at Smallwood Lake for Domenico Coluccio, 19, Carlo Milito, 19, and Anthony Dupont, 18, all from Brooklyn, who passed away on October 19th when the row boat they were fishing from capsized. Over 100 family members, friends, and Smallwood residents braved the freezing temperatures […]
Three young men from Brooklyn, ages 18-20, none of in which were wearing life vests, tragically died when the aluminum boat they were fishing from capsized in Smallwood Lake on October 19th. It was reported that one of the young boaters stood up causing their boat to flip over and send them into the 48 […]
October is fire prevention month. Remember, smoke detectors save lives! Working smoke alarms are essential in every household. Have you changed the batteries in your smoke detectors and tested them lately? While your at it, create and practice a home fire escape plan.
On Friday morning, July 11th, Smallwood Mongaup Valley Fire Fighters were dispatched to a structure fire with explosion on Read Avenue in Smallwood. When they arrived, the entire front of the house and its contents were blown out due to a gas leak. Both White Lake and Kauneonga Lake FD’s assisted. There was 1 victim, […]