Fire Department / Fire Prevention Bureau

About the Department

The River Vale Volunteer Fire Department has a proud and illustrious past, which was forged and built up by our volunteer predecessors. Our fire department, founded in 1923,  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.