Recent Calls
Tue. Mar 31st 2020
Time:21:06 HoursLocation:Kensico Rd/Westchester AvUnits Operating:Rescue 75Description of Incident:Wires arcing
Tue. Mar 31st 2020
Time:20:33 HoursLocation:Jefferson Av/Pritchard AvUnits Operating:Rescue 75Description of Incident:Transformer fire
Tue. Mar 31st 2020
Time:13:46 HoursLocation:120 Whittier DrUnits Operating:Engine 89, Tower Ladder 1Description of Incident:Residential alarm
Thu. Mar 26th 2020
Time:20:32 HoursLocation:202 Benedict AveUnits Operating:Engine 89, Tower Ladder 1Description of Incident:Alarm sounding in the home.
Wed. Mar 25th 2020
Time:11:49 HoursLocation:Nannyhagen Rd/Sunset DrUnits Operating:Rescue 75Description of Incident:Construction equipment leaking hydraulic fluid
News Headlines
Tue. Mar 17th 2020
The Thornwood Fire Department Chiefs and Fire Commissioners are closely monitoring any and all information coming out for this Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. As we are all experiencing something of ...
Sun. Jul 7th 2019
On July 5th, 2019 the Thornwood Fire Company responded to 62 Whittier Drive for a dog that was stuck inside of a storm-drain pipe. At about 12:30 AM, the fire department was notified of the incident. ...
Thu. May 30th 2019
On Thursday May 30, 2019 the Thornwood Fire Department conducted motor vehicle fire training. One of our members, Firefighter O'Connor, donated an old unused vehicle to be used in the training. Fi...
Sat. May 18th 2019
On Saturday May 18, 2019, members of the Fire Company participated in the 6th annual "Stayin' Alive Charity" Fun Run. Ex-Chief Kevin Dwyer, Lieutenant Matt Carroll, Lieutenant Ryan Peruc...
Sat. May 4th 2019
On Saturday May 4, 2019 the Thornwood Fire Department held its Annual Inspection. Each year, the Fire Company cleans, inspects, and maintains every aspect of the Fire Department. For two-full weeks, m...

The Thornwood Fire Department Wants Everyone to remain safe during this Novel Coronavirus Pandemic, Please notify your local Police and Fire Department if you or any family member are infected to reduce the spread to Emergency Responders. 

The Thornwood Fire Department is 100% Volunteer; based in The town of Mt. Pleasant, Westchester, NY. The Thornwood Fire Company has served the community for over 120 years.




The Thornwood Fire Department Consists of the Fire District's Board of Fire Commissioners. The Commissioners are the five residents elected by the voters of the Thornwood Fire District to manage the affairs of the District. The Fire Chief reports to the board and is responsible for the operation of the fire department's emergency operations, training and equipment. The Thornwood Fire Co. #1 is Comprised of approximately 75 volunteer firefighters who are the driving force behind the protection of over 2,500 homes and businesses in the 5 square mile community, with nearly 6,000 residents and many more visitors each day. We are always looking for new hero's to step forward and become part of our exciting team. Stop down any Thursday evening at 7:30PM or call (914) - 769 - 0345. Membership Starts with the Boy Scout Venturing program at ages 14-15, then Advancement to the Fire Corp Comprised of 16-17 year old members. Senior Corp membership begins at age 18.


Annual Scholarships help high school students with college tuition. Free emergency services training helps keep the community safe. There are many benefits to becoming a volunteer firefighter. There are no better reasons then being there when somebody needs emergency help.

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