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Welcome to Goshen, NY, Fire Department
  • Open Enrollment Man In Machine

    The Goshen Fire District will be hosting a class titled Man In Machine on September 19, 2020 at the Dikeman Engine & Hose Firehouse located at 10 Dikeman Drive, Goshen, NY. The cost is $165.00 per student(pre-registration is required). This is an all day class with classroom instruction in the morning and hands on in the afternoon. The class will be taught by Rescue Products International. Please see the attached fly ... Full Story

  • Rest in Peace Cody

    Cody David Eisenring, age 20 of Goshen, entered into rest Monday, July 13, 2020. Cody was born July 7, 2000 in Englewood, NJ. He is the son of Glenn and Marcia (Schinski) Eisenring.
    Cody was a member of: Saint Johns Church, Boy Scout Troop 4063, an Honorary Member of the Goshen Fire Department (Minisink Hook and Ladder Co 1), an Honorary Member of the Saturday Night Cruisers Car Club. Cody loved to attend the crui ... Full Story

  • 1st Annual Goshen Fire District Golf Outing

    Come join in the 1st Annual Goshen Fire District Golf Outing at the West Hill Golf Club on June 15, 2020. See attached flyer for more information.

  • CPR Classes

    Interested in a CPR Class. The Minisink Hook & Ladder Company offers CPR Classes. Please go to www.goshencpr.com/registration to see when classes are offered and to register.

  • Chester Mutual Aid Call

    On March 22 GFD was called to assist Chester at a structure fire in the 1300 block of Whispering Hills Drive. Please see the photo gallery for more pictures.

  • Association of Fire Districts of Orange County

    On Tuesday, August 28, 2018 the Goshen Fire District hosted the meeting of the Association of Fire District of Orange County. The topic of discussion was the new cancer bill for volunteer fireman and how it will effect the Fire Departments. Greg Townsend from Marshall & Sterling Insurance was our guest speaker. See Special Events 2018 for more photos.

  • Disabled Veterans Association

    On the third Thursday of each month the Dikeman Engine & Hose Company hosts the Disable Veterans Association in their meeting room. This meeting is open to all Veterans. If you would like more information or need assistance with any type of benefit please contact Pete & Laura Rollins at 845-291-1197


The Goshen Fire Department consists of three fire companies, the Cataract Engine & Hose Co., the Dikeman Engine & Hose Co. and the Minisink Hook & Ladder Co. We operate out of three fire stations, strategically located in the Goshen Fire District - Goshen, Orange County, NY. The Goshen Fire Department was formed in 1843 as a volunteer department. Many years later we still remain 100% volunteer! The department currently has 180 active volunteers and has responds to an average of 550 calls a year over the past few years. The members of this department average over 5,500 hours in training, drilling, and schooling each year.

Over the past two years, the department's Fire Prevention/Education Program has reached over 10,500 residents and students, with members accumulating over 1,000 hours in Fire Prevention related activities.

The Goshen Fire Department responds to fire and emergency calls twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week, fifty-two weeks a year. The well-trained and dedicated members of our fire department continue to SELFLESSLY and VOLUNTARILY serve the community in a professional manner!


The mission of the Goshen Volunteer Fire Department is to provide the residents, merchants, and visitors of the Goshen Fire District with the highest degree of fire protection, rescue, fire safety education, and mitigation of emergency and non-emergency incidents in a professional manner with minimal damage to property while keeping the safety and well being of our members as our utmost ...more

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Check this section of our website each & every time you visit us to keep up with the latest news from the Department & District as well as website updates.

Filled with helpful links and information of fire safety and preventions tips. There are games for the kids and downloadable educational flyers.

Visit our Multimedia Gallery to see us in action, training, at incidents and marching proudly in pardes. There are also interesting links to more multimedia.

Minisink Hook & Ladder Co.Dikeman Engine & Hose Co. Cataract Engine & Hose Co.