•   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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  •   Firefighter for a Day

    fffadThe  Cortland Firefighters and the Cortland Youth Bureau  hosted a Firefighter for Day Camp for Children Ages 7-14 on July 30th at Suggett Park.  The day will included Fire Escape plans, Firefighter Agility Test and other fire related activities.  There were plenty of photo ops and smiles.  A 2 day event is planned for next year due to the overwhelming response.  Click here to see a few pics and learn about the activities.






    Ride on a Fire Truck

    2014 Poster Contest

    rideCreate an 8 1/2 by 11 poster using  this years Fire Prevention Week theme...Working Smoke Alarms Save Lives:  Test Yours Every Month.  Winners will receive a ride to school on a fire truck and entries will be displayed at the Cortland Fire Department Open House.  4 rides will be awarded for each Cortland City School grades PK-K, 1-2, 3-4, and 5-6.

    Entries can be dropped off at Cortland Fire Headquarters, 21 Court St. Cortland, NY 13045.  Call 607-756-5612 for more information

































  •   Volunteer Opportunities

    189FirePolice05 02 12138GrotonAve CCVolunteers 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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