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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.

Fire Scorches Schooleys Mountain

Posted on March 27, 2020

Washington Twp Fire Companies and the First Aid Squad responded to a brush fire, under the power lines, off Knob Hill Road at 1503 hours. No structures were damaged. Mutual aid was received by Budd Lake Fire, Tri-County Fire, and the NJ State Forest Fire.

5 Alarm Brush Fire In Lebanon Twp

Posted on March 16, 2020

At 11:46pm last night, Washington Twp Fire Companies were requested into Lebanon Twp for the 5th alarm brush fire. Long Valley Engine 1-2 was tasked with setting up a draft site off Califon Road for water shuttle operations. Engine 1-2 returned to service in approximately 4 hours.

Fully Involved Vehicle On Middle Valley

Posted on February 8, 2020

Earlier this evening, Long Valley Engines 1-1 and 1-2 along with Schooleys Mtn Engine 3-2 handled this stubborn vehicle fire off Middle Valley Road. All units returned to service in approximately an hour and a half.

Multiple Motor Vehicle Accidents

Posted on February 2, 2020

The Long Valley Fire Company has responded to several motor vehicle accidents in the past few weeks. Please use caution while driving on the roads.

2020 Line Officers

Posted on January 10, 2020

Recently, the Long Valley Fire Company swore in their new line officers for the year 2020 (From left to right: Chief Peter Griese; Capt Doug Merrill; Lt Brian Cross; Not shown is Asst Chief Russ Dore)

Vehicle Catches Fire Inside Garage

Posted on December 14, 2019

At 15:19 hours, moments after clearing a HazMat incident, Washington Township Fire Companies were dispatched for a reported vehicle fire inside a detached garage. The first arriving officer confirmed the working fire and re-alerted all responding companies. Long Valley Engines 1-1 and 1-2 assisted Schooleys Mtn Engine 3-2 on scene. Crews were able to save the garage and the other vehicle in the garage.

East Mill Medevac

Posted on October 11, 2019

At 12:47pm on October 9th, Washington Twp Fire Companies were requested to set up a landing zone at Long Valley First Aid Squad Station 1. Long Valley Engine 1-1 had LZ command and crews assisted EMS with transporting the patient to the helicopter. Fairmount Fire also assisted on scene

2nd Alarm On Lenore Court

Posted on October 8, 2019

At 03:30am on October 5th, Washington Twp Fire Companies were alerted to a fully involved house fire in Schooleys Mtn Fire Company's first due area. First arriving units confirmed the fire and requested a 2nd Alarm Assignment and the Tender Task Force. All companies operated on scene into the early morning hours. Mutual Aid from Tri-Country Fire, Hackettstown Fire, Budd Lake Fire, Chester fire, Mansfield Twp Fire, Lebanon Fire, Mendham Township Fire, Oldwick Fire, Pottersville Fire, and Mendham Boro Fire operated on scene or ran tender shuttles to and from scene.

2 Car Crash On Naughright

Posted on September 17, 2019

Around 6:30am Monday morning, the fire company was dispatched to Naughright Road for a reported head on 2 car accident. Units arrived to a confirmed accident with injuries and fluid spill. Both drivers were transported by the Long Valley First Aid Squad. The road remained closed for approximately 2 hours.