•   Fire Works

  • kidde10year  Smoke Detectors Available

     The  Smoke Alarms for Older Adults Program is a grant provided to the City of Cortland Fire Department by the NYS Association of Fire Chiefs.  In an effort to reduce fire related deaths among the elderly in the City of Cortland smoke detectors and installation will be available for citizens age 65 and older.  Firefighters will discuss fire safety and escape plans with residents to improve the chances of escaping a fire.  Contact Capt. David Jensen 607-423-6908 for more information.

  •   Welcome

    Cortland Fire DepartmentThe City of Cortland (NY) Fire Department has two fire stations staffed around the clock.

    Our Headquarters, located at 21 Court Street, is a historical building built in 1914. We believe it is the second oldest continuously working firehouse listed on the National Registry of Historic Places.

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  •   Volunteer Opportunities

    Scanned from a Xerox multifunction device001Volunteers in the City of Cortland Fire Department serve in many diverse roles, and use their talents in many aspects of fire department activities. Their commitment to serving the community is what binds the membership, which is comprised of individuals of all ages, experiences and backgrounds. However, because not everyone has a special interest in each aspect of the fire department, our structure allows folks to explore the areas that interest them most.

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