Fire Department / Fire Prevention Bureau

About the Department

The River Vale Volunteer Fire Department is proud to be celebrating our 100 Year Anniversary in 2023! Our illustrious past was forged and built up by our volunteer predecessors. Founded in 1923, our fire department is a highly trained, deeply dedicated team of men and women from within our community. Our 40-plus active members are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Become a Firefighter

If anyone 18 years or older desires to become a firefighter, please call 201-664-2346, ext. 1200.


  • Jr. Firefighter 14 - 18 years old
  • Active Firefighter 18 and older


As volunteers, we avail ourselves to the community 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Thank you for your past and future support of the River Vale Volunteer Fire Department.


For more information, please visit the website for the River Vale Fire Department.