Brighton Volunteer Fire Company 5 and Brighton Fire District 5 are responsible for protecting 7.1 square miles within the Town of Tonawanda,(Erie County, NY) and proudly serve a population of over 50,000. Coverage is provided by the following Stations: Station 1 located at 50 Jamaica Rd., Station 2 at 26 McConkey Drive, and Station 3 at 978 Ellicott Creek Road. Brighton’s 80+ active firefighters (100% volunteer) drill (train) weekly. Many firefighters supplement training by attending additional courses offered at local, state, and federal levels. Brighton’s procedures, policies, and mission cohesively align to provide fire protection and fire safety education for the continued well being of the community.
Once again the Brighton Fire Company will open it’s doors to participate in the upcoming, 3rd Annual, RecruitNY statewide initiative. This program was created in the hopes that people would learn … read more »
While you may be thinking this post is about clocks and smoke detectors (hopefully you’ve all taken care of that stuff already), it is also the time of the year … read more »