Welcome to the official Long Valley Fire Company website! The Long Valley Fire Company is part of the Washington Township Fire Department and has been serving the Washington Township community since 1911. The Long Valley Fire Company was incorporated in 1921 and is a life saving/property conserving organization that has over 100 years of emergency experience in our community. The department covers an area of approximately forty-five square miles and functions at the direction and responsibility of the Fire Chief, and is dedicated to services of fire administration, fire prevention, public education/information, training, and suppression.

Painting Party Fundraiser

Posted on April 18, 2017

Painting Party Fundrasier! Paint the classic Long Valley landscape step-by-step with Sharon Calle of ARTSi Studio. Take home a finished artwork that captures the spirit of our community! See our "Events and Happenings" page for more info. 

Schooleys Mtn Road Structure Fire

Posted on April 14, 2017

Earlier this morning, Washington Twp Fire companies and Hackettstown Fire were dispatched to 448 Schooleys Mtn Road or the structure fire. Schooleys Chief 1 arrived first and confirmed a working fire and then requested a 2nd Alarm and a Tender Task Force. Schooleys Engine 3-1 followed by Hackettstown Truck arrived first and began attacking the fire and venting the structure as Long Valley Engine 1-1 arrived and assisted with water and extinguishment. Due to the lack of resources at the time, Fairmount Engine 2-1 was assigned as the RIC team until Netcong arrived.  Long Valley Cascade 1-3 and Engine 1-2 arrived shortly Engine 2-1 and assisted in providing water and manpower. It took approximately an hour to place the fire under control due to hoarding conditions and fire on all floors. Other departments operating on scene were Tri-County, Budd Lake, Netcong, Mansfield, Allamuchy, Califon, and Chester Fire Departments.


Car Vs Tree Sparks Fire

Posted on April 14, 2017

Yesterday, during the afternoon hours, Schooleys Mtn Fire was dispatched to a motor vehicle accident on Naughright Road. Upon arrival, Patrol advised Schooleys Chief 1 that the vehicle and surrounding brush had caught fire. Chief 1 requested for all Washington Twp Fire Companies to respond to the scene. The driver's car hit a tree, and passerby's were able to remove the driver from the car before it became fully engulfed in flames. The driver was transported to nearby Benedict Cucinella School by Long Valley First Aid Squad where the driver was airlifted to Morristown Medical Center by the New Jersey State Police Aviation Unit. Long Valley Engine 1-1 arrived and assisted with water, manpower, and extinguishment.

Brush Fire On Schooleys Mtn

Posted on April 14, 2017

During the evening on Sunday, a passerby reported seeing smoke and a small fire at one of the entrances to Schooleys Mountain Park. The passerby pulled over and stomped out all visible flames before Fire and Police arrived. Engine 1-2 extinguished the remaining hotspots. The fire was approximately 5ft x 5ft. New Jersey Forest Fire and Park Police also assisted on scene

Spaghetti Dinner

Posted on April 11, 2017

This past weekend, the community came out to the Long Valley Firehouse to enjoy a spaghetti and meatball dinner and meet the local firefighters at the same time. The firehouse was filled the entirety of the event! Thank you to all who came to the fundraiser 

Woodpile Fire Off Old Farmers

Posted on March 26, 2017

Earlier this month, Washington Township Fire was dispatched to Doolittle Lane for a Brush Fire. Upon arrival, responding engines were updated that it was a large woodpile on fire and heavy smoke could be seen from a mile away. Fairmount Fire arrived first followed by Long Valley. Both Engines 1-1 and 1-2 assisted on scene in extinguishing the fire.

Fire Prevention

Posted on March 25, 2017

Last week, Long Valley Fire visited the Long Valley Lutheran Preschool for some fire safety. The preschoolers and their parents got to learn all about fire safety and had fun doing it too! 

Passing Of A Chief

Posted on March 25, 2017

All Washington Township Fire Companies showed their support last month for a neighboring town's chief. The three fire companies staged at the Long Valley First Aid Squad as the funeral procession passed by. It was a great showing of brotherhood

Car Crash Knocks Out Power

Posted on February 7, 2017

Last week, Schooleys Mtn and Long Valley Fire Companies responded with the EMS to Route 46 in front of Target. Schooleys Chief 2 was first to arrive and found a car vs pole off in a ditch. Crews worked to get the driver safely out of the vehicle and then helped clean up the area while EMS evaluated and transported the driver to Hackettstown Medical Center.  Power was out in the area for only a few hours.