Banksville Independent Fire Department

2023 Incidents
Jan 27
Feb 20
Total 47

Past Incidents
2022 403
2021 371
2020 358
2019 343
2018 406
2017 364
2016 397
2015 355
2014 418
2013 423
2012 437
2011 452
2010 425
2009 321
2008 302
Total 5775

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Banksville Fire Department, January 18

🔥 Mutual Aid Incidents:

Tanker 7 and the members of the Banksville Fire Department have had a busy week not only in our district but around the county and neighboring districts! Below are the breakdowns of some of our recent prominent mutual aid calls.

- 01/13/2023 -
03:05:15: BIFD Was dispatched to Port Chester Fire Headquarters on a relocation of 1 Tanker to the village. Tanker 7 was standing ... (Full Story & Photos)

Congratulations to Chief Farquhar and Assistant Chief Barker

Banksville Fire Department, January 13

Congratulations to Chief Farquhar (2581) and Assistant Chief Barker (2582) who will now begin the 2023 term as Chief and Assistant Chief of the department!

Chief Farquhar, a 2nd generation Chief is starting his 6th term.

Assistant Chief Barker who is moving up from Captain is also a 2nd generation Chief, beginning his first term in the Assistant Chief role. He has served our community going on to ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Banksville Fire Department, January 08

BIFD participated in cold water rescue training today hosted at the local fishing club. Members were also refreshed on the principles of ice rescue and the use of our sled.

BIFD will soon be receiving brand new dry suits as well as helmets from grants provided by the Stayin’ Alive Charity! (@stayinalivecharity )
... (Full Story & Photos)

Appreciation to Ex-Chief Walter Watson for his leadership as Chief the last year

Banksville Fire Department, January 06

The Banksville Fire Department would like to extend our appreciation to Ex-Chief Walter Watson for his leadership as Chief the last year.

He served as the most recent Chief of the department. Walter worked hard to update and redefine our SOGs. He is one of our EMTs, as well as one of the top responders. We are very grateful for his leadership as Chief.

We want to thank Walter again for his continued ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Banksville Fire Department, November 24

Thank you to everyone in our community who came out this past Saturday to our annual Turkey Jamboree!

This is the first Turkey Jamboree we have had back since 2019 and it was definitely a night to remember.

A special thank you as well to everyone who contributed by donating prizes to our event, really making this night amazing for everyone involved!

We hope to see some similar and new faces at ... (Full Story & Photos)


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