Banksville Independent Fire Department

2016 Incidents
Jan 29
Feb 33
Mar 28
Apr 32
May 43
Jun 40
Jul 36
Aug 44
Sep 24
Oct 27
Nov 31
Dec 30
Total 397

Past Incidents
2015 355
2014 418
2013 423
2012 437
2011 452
2010 425
2009 321
2008 302
2007 355
Total 3488

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Fall Review

BIFD Staff, December 28

Pictures from events over the past few months.

Congratulations to the following members who received awards at our annual Turkey Jamboree event:
Firefighter of the Year - Todd Kennedy
Rookie(s) of the Year - Mete Bajraktari, Kevin O'Shea and Ben Gershman
Chief's Award - Joe Santoro
Ex-Chief's Award - Assistant Chief Al Farquhar... (Full Story & Photos)

Graduation!  Congratulations to Kevin O'Shea and Ben Gershman for completing Firefighter 1
Graduation! Congratulations to Kevin O'Shea and Ben Gershman for completing Firefighter 1

Working Fire in Greenwich

BIFD Staff, December 17

Banksville Tanker 7 and Engine 157 responded to a working fire in Greenwich Thursday night. Greenwich firefighters made a quick knockdown of a fire located in the attic. Mutual aid tankers from Armonk and Long Ridge also responded. ... (Full Story & Photos)

Theodore J "Red" Brosko

Chief Walter Watson, November 04

It is with deep regret that we announce the passing of Charter Member and retired Greenwich Police Detective Theodore J "Red" Brosko. Red had been a member of our department since its inception in 1949 and was our last surviving Charter Member.

Arrangements are as follows:

Thursday, November 10, 2016
4pm to 8pm
Castiglione Funeral Home
544 Old Post Road #3
Greenwich, CT 06831

Mass ... (Full Story & Photos)

National Fire Prevention Week, October 9th to 15th

BIFD Staff, October 09

This year's Fire Prevention Week theme is "Don't Wait, Check the Date! Replace Smoke Alarms Every 10 Years". Keep your home and family safe ... Read the attached Fire Prevention Week infographic for more information about smoke alarms and home fire safety.

Test your knowledge of home fire safety by clicking the link below and take the 2016 Fire Prevention Week quiz.... (Full Story & Photos)

September in Review

BIFD Staff, October 02

BIFD responded to 24 calls in September including 11 in Greenwich, 1 in Stamford and 1 mutual aid call. Members also participated, along with the Armonk FD, North White Plains FD and North Castle PD, in the Town of North Castle 9/11 Memorial Ceremony held at Wampus Brook Park in Armonk.... (Full Story & Photos)

Photo by Skip Pearlman, North Castle Daily Voice
Photo by Skip Pearlman, North Castle Daily Voice

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