Westwood Volunteer Fire Department Est. 1894

Westwood Volunteer Fire Department Est. 1894

Welcome to the official website of the Westwood, New Jersey, Volunteer Fire Department

2022 WFD Scholarship Application

2022 WFD Scholarship Application

We are excited to announce our 2022 Community Service Scholarship. Any Westwood resident who's child is a senior in High School may apply. Our hope is that this scholarship will assist those students further their academic achievements. Please click the link below for instructions and application.

Engine 1 Delivery (5/16/16)

Engine 1 Delivery (5/16/16)

The Original Fire House

The Original Fire House

Proudly serving since 1894.

Be Apart of the 127 Year Tradition

Be Apart of the 127 Year Tradition

Join the WFD today!

Emerson House Fire (11/23/20)

Emerson House Fire (11/23/20)

Truck 1 operating at a house fire on Clinton Ave. in Emerson Thanksgiving weekend.

Protect and Serve the Citizens of Westwood

Protect and Serve the Citizens of Westwood

The Westwood Fire Department is actively seeking residents who are interested in serving their community by volunteering with our department.

 

Firefighter applicants must be at least 18 years of age. Cadet Corps. applicants must be at least 15 years of age but not older than 18 years of age.

 

For more information on how to join the Westwood Volunteer Fire Department CLICK HERE >

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WESTWOOD FD WALKS AWAY WITH 3 TROPHIES AT ANNUAL HOLIDAY PARADES

Westwood Volunteer Fire Department brings home a first-place ladder award in Orangeburg and Wallington and wins best overall in bergenfield

Truck 1, chiefs cars 15 and 13, and van 1 all attended these parades and members had a great time. 

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WESTWOOD FD CADET CORPS

Are you between the ages of 15-18 looking to be a part of something special? The Westwood Volunteer Fire Department Cadet Corps. is the perfect thing for you. 

Please stop by any Wednesday night 7:30 if you have any questions or to pick up an application.

CHIEF'S MESSAGE

Since February 10, 1894 the Westwood Volunteer Fire Department has been serving 24/7, 365 days a year. Westwood is 2.9 square miles with a population of 11,000 residents. Our intention is to serve the public in the most professional manner possible. Assisting our law enforcement agency and emergency medical service whenever requested. The department operates out of one centrally located headquarters with two engines, one truck and one rescue. Please stop in and visit or inquire about becoming a volunteer. We also welcome comments on our performance and service to the community we proudly serve. Help us to help you.

- Chief James Voorhis Sr.

2022 RUN COUNTER

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