Huntington Manor Fire District

The Huntington Manor Fire Department is located at 1650 New York Avenue in Huntington Station, New York. It is in Suffolk County, Long Island approximately 32 miles east of New York City. Our Department is proud to protect the lives and property of over 14 square miles. We are one of the busiest volunteer fire departments on Long Island with an average of over 1000 fire calls (not EMS) per year.

Huntington Manor Fire Department would like to thank everyone for their overwhelming support and generosity during our time of grievance. We mourn the loss of Honorary Chief and Chaplain Richard Holst. He will always be in our thoughts and prayers.

Please Clear Those Hydrants!

Tuesday, February 18, 2014 



Another Afternoon Worker

Sunday, December 29, 2013 13:38 Huntington Manor Firefighters responded to a reported house fire at 6 Dianne Crest in Huntington on Sunday afternoon. Arriving first, Assistant Chief Frank McQuade confirmed a working fire with a 2 story private dwelling fully involved in flames. First due Engine 2-4-3 was ordered to secure a hydrant and  stretch two 1 3/4 lines to the front door. Under the command of Chief of Department Fred Steenson Jr, assisted by Chief Mcquade and 3rd Assistant chief Jon Hoffmann firefighters began to attack the fire. Complicating the operation was a ruptured gas line to the house that contributed to the rapid spread of the fire. Approximately 60 firefighters using 7 pieces of equipment had the fire under control in about 50 minutes. Manor was assisted at the scene by Huntington Fire Department and Huntington Community First aid Squad provided an ambulance stand by. Melville Fire Department stood by at Manors Headquarters. Town fire Marshall's were called to investigate the cause of the blaze however it is believed to be accidental at this time.

Photos Ron Schankin

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Afternoon Worker

Thursday, December 12, 2013 16:18 On Thursday afternoon at 16:18 hours the Huntington Manor Fire Department responded to a working house fire located at 5 East 20th Street in Huntington Station.  Units were confronted with a 2 story private dwelling that was heavily involved in fire. Under command of 1st Assistant Chief Frank McQuade an interior attack was attempted but due to the collapse of a rear setback all units were pulled out of the building for an exterior attack. 3 lines were used to control the fire before firefighters could re enter the building. Manor was assisted at the scene by Huntington and Greenlawn Fire Departments. One firefighter was transported to Huntington Hospital with a burn injury by Huntington Community First Aid Squad. Town of Huntington Fire Marshals and S.C.P.D. Arson squad are investigating the cause of the blaze.

Photos by Ron Schankin



Christmas Tree Sale!

Monday, December 9, 2013  Need a Christmas Tree? Our tree sale has been extended! Come on down to Huntington Manor Station 2 on New York Ave and East 23rd Street and support The Hose Company Christmas Tree Sale! We are open every night this week starting at 5PM! Thank you for you continued support!



Fire on Columbia Street

Tuesday, August 13, 2013 21:23 On Tuesday August 13th at 21:23 hours the Huntington Manor Fire Department was activated for a structure fire at 92 Columbia Street in Huntington Station. While en route the manor dispatcher advised the chiefs he was receiving numerous phone calls for this address. 3rd Assistant Chief Jon Hoffmann arrived and transmitted the 35 with heavy fire out the exposure 3 side of a 2 ½ story private dwelling. Under the command of Chief of Department Fred Steenson Jr. an aggressive interior attack was started. The crew from first due Engine 2-4-3 stretched a 1 ¾ line to the front door. 1st due ladder 2-4-8 set up their ladder and started venting the building and searching for any occupants that might have been in the house. Crews from 2nd due engine 2-4-9 stretched a 2nd line to back up Engine 3’s line. The fire was quickly knocked down and all searches were negative. The Huntington Fire Department was on scene for rapid intervention along with Huntington Community First Aid Squad who provided a rescue stand by. Greenlawn Fire Department stood by at Manor’s HQ. The Town of Huntington Fire Marshall and Suffolk Police Arson Squad were requested to respond to determine the cause of the fire but it was believed to be accidental.  A total of 60 firefighters with 3 engines 2 ladders 1 heavy rescue and fire police responded to the blaze. All units were back in service by 23:00 hours.

Photos by Ron Schankin

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Tilden Auto Repair

Friday, July 26, 2013 14:40

On Friday afternoon July 26, 2013 at approximately 14:40 hours, the Huntington Manor Fire Department dispatcher received numerous calls for a structure fire at Tilden Car Care Center, located at 800 New York Ave. in Huntington Station. Arriving first on scene 3rd Assistant Chief of Department Jon Hoffmann (2-4-33) was confronted with a heavy fire load from the exposure 1 (front) and exposure 2 (left side) of the building. He immediately requested mutual aid from Huntington Fire Department for a ladder and engine and Greenlawn Fire Department for an engine to the scene. First arriving Engine 2-4-3 picked up a hydrant on New York Ave and dropped a 5 inch supply line. Crews from the engine stretched (2) two and a half inch lines and began an attack. Due to the heavy volume of fire and numerous autos inside the shop it was determined this would be an exterior attack. Tower Ladder 2-4-7 set up for operations on the exposure 2 side. Engine 3’s deck gun was also put into operation making a total of 3 master streams attacking the fire. Due to the burning cars, propane, acetylene, oxygen, gasoline and other flammables in the building a foam operation was put into place. The electric lines feeding the building burned through sending live wires to the ground also hindering fire operations. It took approximately 100 firefighters from the three departments to bring the fire under control. The Huntington Community First Aid Squad transported an employee of the auto shop with burns to his arm to Huntington Hospital and several firefighters were treated at the scene by Community for heat related complaints. Dix Hills Fire Department provided a standby at Manors Headquarters. Chief of Department Fred Steenson Jr. (2-4-30) declared the fire under control at 16:04 and all units were up at 16:49. The Town of Huntington Fire Marshall and Suffolk County Police Arson Squad were also called to the scene. A total of 6 cars and the building were destroyed in the blaze, however the cause of the fire appears to be accidental.

H.M.F.D. Photos by Ron Schankin

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Sunday Morning Worker

Sunday, July 14, 2013 11:18 AM While setting up for our annual fair, the Huntington Manor Fire Department dispatcher received a call reporting a possible structure fire at 303 Nassau Road in Huntington Station. Arriving in 3 min Chief of Department Fred Steenson Jr confirmed the working fire with heavy fire blowing out the rear of the house. Assisted by 1st asst Chief Frank McQuade and 3rd asst Chief Jon Hoffman an interior attack was established. Due to the volume of fire and high heat and humidity mutual aid was requested from Huntington and Halesite Fire Deparments. Melviile Fire Department stood by at Manors quarters and Huntington Community First Aid Squad provided ambulance coverage at the scene. All units were back in service by 1 PM.

Photos by Ron Schankin

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Huntington Manor Fair!

The Huntington Manor Fire Department will be celebrating our 110th Anniversary with a Fireman’s Fair and Parade from July 16th thru the 20th. The Fair will be at the Stimson School and Peter Nelson Park on Oakwood Rd, Huntington. The hours are 7PM-11 daily and 5 PM-12 AM on Saturday. The Parade is Wednesday 17th at 7:30 PM. Amusement Rides, Games of Skill, Gambling, Food and Live Music. Fireworks Wednesday thru Saturday night at 9:30PM.



In The Line Of Duty.

Friday, May 31, 2013  The Huntington Manor Fire Department extends our thoughts and prayers to The Houston Fire Department on the loss of 4 members today in the line of duty. Rest easy brothers and sister.



West,Texas Explosion

Wednesday, April 17, 2013  Thoughts and prayers today to the people of West, Texas and The West Texas Volunteer Fire Department who lost 6 volunteers in last nights fire and explosion in a fertilizer plant. R.I.P. brothers and thank you for your service.



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