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Contact Us:

Firehouse Telephone Number (NON-EMERGENCY): 908-852-0857

Firehouse Fax: 908-852-8804

Firehouse Mailing Address:

PO Box 35
Schooley's Mountain, NJ 07870-0035

Firehouse Physical Address:

231 Schooley's Mountain Road (State Hwy. 24/C.R. 517), Long Valley, NJ

Email Addresses (links by title):

Chief  -  Assistant Chief  -  Captain  -  1st Lieutenant  -  2nd Lieutenant  -  President  -  Vice President

Webmaster: click here to send e-mail to webmaster

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Firehouse Facilities:

The fire company now rents our front room for use by the public. Click here for more information, or call 908-500-9226 to book or inquire.

Join Us:

The Fire Company is always looking for new members.  If you are interested in helping your community, please contact us via the means listed above, or stop by the station any Monday evening for an application. Any interested members that do not have a firefighter certification in New Jersey will be required to attend the fire academy at no cost to the potential firefighter. 

General Requirements:

  • Must be a minimum of 18 years of age (Juniors 16)

  • Must work or reside in Washington Township, Morris County

  • Must successfully complete 155 hour Firefighter I training within one year of joining

  • Shall be in possession of a valid New Jersey driverís license

  • Shall have a physical examination, current within the last year, by a licensed physician in the State of New Jersey

  • Shall complete a department application form

  • Must be able to maintain established percentages of calls, drills, and details

ńClick here for video on training junior firefighters at Morris County with our own Kurt Schenck. (Courtesy of Long Valley Patch)

ńClick here for a brief recruitment video for junior firefighters

Firehouse Tours:

Residents interested in learning more about the volunteer fire department can arrange for tours and demos of equipment. Besides town wide events held annually, scouting and civic organizations should contact us to arrange a visit which can include discussions on fire prevention, equipment, apparatus and funding. Use the Contacts above to start the process to arrange a tour.

Directions to the firehouse:
Traveling I-80 East Take the CR-517 S exit, EXIT 19 toward Hackettstown.
Turn LEFT onto CR-517. Proceed 4.9 miles.
Turn RIGHT onto NJ-182 / CR-517 / Mountain Ave.
Continue to follow CR-517 for 3.7 miles

The firehouse is on your right following Pleasant Grove Road.

Traveling I-80 West

Take EXIT 26.

That will leave you on Route 46 West

Travel 7.5 miles through 7 lights passing Budd Lake on your right.
Turn LEFT at bottom of hill onto East Ave. Proceed 0.5 miles to end at light.
Turn LEFT onto NJ-182 / CR-517 / MOUNTAIN AVE.
Continue to follow CR-517 for 3.2 miles

The firehouse is on your right following Pleasant Grove Road.

From the Morristown area Follow CR-510 / NJ-24 West for 11.6 miles
Turn LEFT onto NJ-24 / CR-513 / Main St. in Chester.
Continue to follow NJ-24 / CR-513 for 5.4 miles.
Turn RIGHT onto Schooleys Mountain Road / NJ-24 / CR-517.
The firehouse is ahead 2.3 miles on the left.
Traveling I-78 Take EXIT 24 for CR-523 N / Oldwick toward CR-517 / Oldwick.
Continue straight on CR-517 N / Old Turnpike Road / Fairmount Road for 10.4 miles.
Cross CR-513, continuing on Schooleys Mountain Road / NJ-24 / CR-517 for 2.3 miles

The firehouse will be on your left.


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