PLEASE TAKE NOTICE: Due to the COVID19 Pandemic and pursuant to the open public meetings act of New Jersey c. 231 PL 1975, the Fire Commissioners of Toms River Township, District No. 1 will change their regular meeting Wednesday, April 1, 2020 to Go To Meeting which will be open to the public to join. Anyone wishing to join the meeting can call in to (408) 650-3123 and utilize the code 707-661-125 at 19:00 hours.
Welcome to the Toms River Township Board of Fire Commissioners District No 1 Website. The goal of our website is to provide information about our organization. The Toms River Township Board of Fire Commissioners District No 1 is committed to providing the highest quality fire service to protect the residents and guests of the Township of Toms River. The services provided by Toms River Fire Department are provided by all volunteer firefighters, full time Bureau of Fire Prevention, full time dispatch and full time administration staff. The services to our residents include: Fire Prevention, Public Education, Fire Suppression, and Rescue Operations.
The Toms River Township Board of Fire Commissioners District No 1 has a long tradition of volunteer service to the community with its four fire companies operating six fire stations. In becoming a volunteer you will be providing the residents of your community, possibly your friends and neighbors, with an outstanding and dedicated Fire Department. You can make a big difference in your life and the lives of others by volunteering your time as a firefighter. The mission of the Toms River Fire Department is to enhance the quality of life of all those we serve. We will respond safely and quickly with trained, skilled, and compassionate members, and using the best available equipment, neutralize or reverse any situation of those in need. We will continue aggressive planning and response preparation, and will strive to prevent the need for our emergency services through education and community interaction. Our services are delivered by a dedicated family of members committed to exceeding the needs and expectations of those we serve.
If you are interested in joining or have any further questions please stop by any Firehouse (Tuesday evenings are best) or call the District's Office at 732-341-4441. The firehouses are located on Robbins Street, Cardinal Drive, West Water Street, Hooper Avenue, Kittiwake Avenue and Fischer Boulevard. Please peruse our site and feel free to contact us if you have any questions. As always, we are proud to serve the residents of Toms River Township.