With the delivery of the new Engine 198 a 2014 Seagrave Marauder II in the coming weeks, our current Engine 198, a 1997 Pierce Lance will be retired from service and deemed surplus. Engine 198 has proudly served the residents of the Bedford Hills Fire District and beyond for 17 faithful years.
Engine 198 was purchased in 1997 and served as our 2nd due and water supply engine from 1997-2004. In ... (Full Story & Photos)
Some of the members of the E-198 Truck Committee traveled to the Seagrave factory in Clintonville, WI for the final inspection of our new Pumper. During the course of the trip, the committee reviewed the specifications to ensure that the apparatus was built as specified, conducted a road test and pump test. The committee was extremely pleased with the product and provided approval for the apparatus ... (Full Story & Photos)
Tonight FF's Wyatt Messinger and Davide Pasetto took part in the initial firefighter training graduation at the Westchester County Department of Emergency services in Valhalla. This training curriculum is required for all interior members. The Board of Chiefs and the entire BHFD membership extend our congratulations to FF's Messinger and Pasetto for their hard work and dedication over the last few ... (Full Story & Photos)
Pictured from L to R: Captain Dennett, FF Pasetto, FF Messinger and 1st. Asst. Chief Lombardo
Shortly before 2200 hours on Saturday Evening, BHFD was requested mutual aid with Tanker 5 and Tower Ladder 57 to a private dwelling on Pound Ridge Road in the Bedford Village Fire District.
Tanker 5 arrived and assumed 2nd due engine company responsibilities and also supplied Engine 109 in the driveway with a 5' line. The crew from 57 Truck (1st due arriving Truck Co.) preformed a primary search ... (Full Story & Photos)