Islip Fire Department

PUBLIC NOTICE- Fire Commissioner Election

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN The Annual Election of Fire District Commissioners, Islip Fire District, 28 Monell Avenue, Islip NY 11751-3904 will be held at Fire Headquarters, 28 Monell Avenue, Islip NY 11751-3904 on December 10th 2013 between the hours of 3pm and 9pm to elect one (1) Fire Commissioner for a term of five (5) years beginning January 1, 2014 and ending December 31st 2018. The incumbent Commissioner is eligible to succeed himself.

All candidates for the office of Fire Commissioner shal file their names with the Secretary of the Islip Fire District in petition form subscribed by twenty-five 25 qualified electors duly registered with the Suffolk County Board of Elections, and residents of the Islip Fire District as of 11/18/13. These forms and instructions are available from the Fire District Secretary by calling 631-581-5418.

THOSE QUALIFIED TO VOTE AND SIGN THE PETITION FORM: each voter must be at least 18-years of age, and qualified registered voter who has lived in the Islip Fire District for thirty (30) days preceding the election date of 12/10/13.

NOTICE IS ALSO HEREBY GIVEN in compliance with Article 7 (90-101) Public Officers Law and Chapter 911 of the laws of 1976 (Open Meeting Law) as amended, the Board of Fire Commissioners meet the second Wednesday of each month in the Board Room at the above address to conduct and administer Fire District Business. Further the Board will give whenever possible, Public Notice of any special meeting or change in regular monthly meetings by posting on the website ( and on the Advisory Board located on Main Street in addition to a published Legal Notice in THE ISLIP BULLETIN. Further, The Board of Fire Commissioners will hold the Annual Organizational Meeting on January 2nd 2014 in the Board Room.






Islip Community Fundraiser

Saturday, January 14, 2012   Engine Co. One of the Islip Fire Department hosted a community fund raiser for the family of Rob Weidmann on Saturday, January 14, 2012.  The event included three venues, two with live music and one with a DJ. The event was a major success packing out the three venues with members from the FDNY, Islip FD, East Islip FD, Baldwin FD, Brentwood FD, Islip Terrace FD, Central Islip FD, Bay Shore FD and many other Fire Departments. We also had a strong showing from the Islip Community as well. Our totals from the night exceeded our expectations.  We would like to thank the following business's for their never ending support. Lily Flanagan's, Maxwell's, Port Royal, and Staples. We'd also like to thank Souls on Board for an incredible performance at Lily Flanagan's, the incredibly talented J. Haus for his great performance at Maxwell's and DJ Chris Murphy for providing the sound at the Port Royal Grille. A very special thanks goes out to Joe Ferrari of the Islip Fire Dept. and a member of Souls on Board for dreaming this up in a hurry. A great time for an even better cause. Thank You All, Engine Company One.  




Chief and Commissioner Election Results

We would like to congratulate all the newly elected Chiefs and commissioners. They take office the 1st of the year.





A special thank you goes out to Chief Richard Patch for leading the department for the last 2 years, as well as Commissioner Joseph Deblasio who is stepping down after 15 years as Fire Commissioner.





Juniors Crowned State Champions

Sunday, July 31, 2011  The Islip Fire Department Junior Wolves won there first ever "New York State Championship" with 37 points. They competed against teams from as far away as Amherst, New York. The Junior Wolves are made up of youth's ranging in ages from 7 to 17 years old. They scored points in all 10 events including 4 first place times. This years New York State drill was hosted by the Lindenhurst Fire Department.
(Photos By Marianne Cooke)





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