10-15-21 Home Pages Updated.
Updated some Apparatus
New COMM C301
New BMA RIV 816
New PTown A-594
10-07-21 Home Pages Updated.
Onset Fire Station has opened.
The Mass District 1 Haz Mat Truck 12 has been reassigned from Bourne to the new Onset Station.
09-30-21 Home Pages Updated.
Eastham Fire Chief Kent Farrenkopf has announced his planned Retirement in Nov 2021.
Posted new Features:
Warwick, RI Muster Sept 26, 2021.
Hyannis Barnstable Airport Disaster Drill Sept 28, 2021
09-24-21 Home Pages Updated.
Posted Feature of MAFAA 2021 MUSTER in Wilmington 09-18-21.
Bourne Station 4 may have to close.
09-17-21 Home Pages Updated.
Posted Feature on TRI-STATE MUSTER in Webster Sept 12, 2021.
09-11-21 Home Pages Updates.
Recent Road Trip Cleveland Baseball
2nd Alarm Mashpee South Cape Resort
Sept 11 - 20 Year Anniversary - Hyannis
09-09-21 Home Pages Updates.
CAPECODFD.COM 21ST BIRTHDAY.
Yarmouth Engine 43
Dennis Marine 118
REMEMBERING SEPT 11, 2001
08-20-21 Home Pages Updates.
Update new Onset Marine 1
Update Kingston Tower 1
08-15-21 Home Pages Updates.
Posted photo feature of Dennis FD Asst Chief John Donlan Retirement Aug 13, 2021.
Onset Fire Chief Ray Goodwin officially retired August 13, 2021 and Jeffery Osswald was sworn in as the new Onset Fire Chief.
08-09-21 Updated Home Pages.
Updated some Duxbury info and pages.
08-08-21 Updated Home Pages.
New Dennis Car 102.
COMM Fatal House Fire on Harrison Road, Centerville.
07-31-21 Updated Home Pages.
BREAKING - Structure Fire, Citizens Bank, Osterville.
Updated Apparatus Photos & Info
Brewster E234, E239, ES241, L237, F240,
Harwich F71, Amb 74
Cape Cod's Providence Canteen 4
Hyannis A-1, A-2, A-3, A-4
Hyannis Engine 2, Engine 3, Engine 4,
Posted Feature COMM FF Tom Long Retired.
Posted Feature Mattapoisett Maxims
07-28-21 Updated Home Pages.
Dennis Asst Chief John Donlan Retiring Aug 13, 2021 after 46 years.
07-21-21 Updated Home Pages.
Hyannis Engine 2
Kingston A4, C1, C2, "new" Tower Ladder 1
Plymouth C13, Engine 10
07-17-21 Updated Home Pages.
Dennis Fire Department promotes Deputy Tony Kent.
Onset Fire regrets passing of Retired Deputy Chief William W. "Bill" Cook, age 79. He served Onset for 60 years, from 1956 to 1997.
07-01-21 Updated Home Pages.
HAPPY JULY 4, 2021!
Carver new Tanker 1
Carver Tanker 2
Hyannis new Car 7
Hyannis Car 9
West Tisbury Fire Chief Manuel Estrella III retired after 30 years as Chief. New West Tisbury Chief Greg Pachico sworn in. Congrats!
06-22-21 Updated Home Pages.
Photos of new Carver Tanker 1
06-20-21 Updated Home Pages.
Updated several apparatus:
Lakeville Car 4
Marion Squad 1
Marion Tanker 1
Plympton Ambulance 1
Wareham new Breaker 404
Wareham Squad 5
Updated a number of photos with other units
Updated Dukes County Radio Frequencies
Guest Photos by Chuck Schneckloth of a Saw Mill Fire in New York State on June 16, 2021
06-14-21 Updated Home Pages
Updated Dukes County FD Rosters.
Updated Fireboats Page
new Portsmouth, RI Fireboat "Marine 1"
Updated ARFF Pages
visit to Boston Massport Logan Airport apparatus update.
06-10-21 Updated Home Pages
Added and Updated a number of Dukes County (Martha's Vineyard) Apparatus:
Aquinnah: Removed Rescue 361, Hummer, and Boat.
Chilmark: New Chief Car 110
Chilmark: New Engine 123
Chilmark: Removed Squad 141
Edgartown: New Engine 223
Edgartown: New Squad 230
Edgartown: Updated Squad 240
Martha's Vineyard ARFF 941
Martha's Vineyard ARFF 943
Oak Bluffs EMS Car Oscar 93
Tisbury Ambulance Tango 90
Tisbury Ambulance Tango 91
Tisbury Chief Car 610
West Tisbury Chief Car 710
West Tisbury Engine 722
Updated some station and related pages.
NOTE: Dukes County has made switch to new Radio System with new Freqs and Digital. It can be monitored.
06-08-21 Updated Home Pages.
Added Feature of services for
Sandwich (Ret) FPO Donald Campbell.
Posted new Feature of
Edgartown-Oak Bluffs Water Rescue on June 7, 2021.
Updated ARFF Feature with new Martha's Vineyard Airport (MVY) Truck 941.
06-02-21 Updated Home Pages.
Joint Base Cape Cod officially appointed new Fire Chief Jackson Emery and Deputy Fire Chief Dennis Ragazzini. Congrats!
Arrangements for (Ret) Sandwich Fire Prevention Officer Donald Campbell, age 68.
05-30-21 Retired Sandwich Fire Inspector Don Campbell passed away occupational cancer.
05-27-21 Updated Home Pages.
Updated Apparatus Pages:
Hyannis new Engine 2 (822)
Hyannis new Engine 4 (824?)
Chatham new Car 181
Chatham new Car 391
Chatham new Car 390
Chatham new Car 392
Yarmouth Marine 563
Yarmouth Haz Mat 14
Onset new Marine 1
Marion "new" Breaker 124
Marion new Squad 1
Mattapoisett Rescue 1
Mattapoisett Unit 1
Mattapoisett Unit 2
Updated corresponding Roster pages.
05-24-21 Updated Home Pages.
Oak Bluffs new Fire Chief Nelson Wirtz was sworn in May 23, 2021. West Tisbury Fire Department will be promoting Deputy Greg Pachico to be the next WTFD Fire Chief when Chief Manuel Estrella III retires at the end of June.
Added Feature Road Trip May 2021:
P1 - CT & Long Island
P2 - FDNY
P3 - FDNY Oceanic VFD
P4 - Jersey Shore
P5 - Toledo, Detroit, Portage, Chicago
P6 - Family in Ohio, Baseball
P7 - PA & NY
Added photos to Feature: Baseball & Fireboats. Which Cities Have Both?
05-20-21 Updated Home Pages.
Added several new Fireboats
Lake Shore, PA Marine 519
Owasco, NY Marine 1
Rochester, NY Marine 1
NOTE: Did some editing of
Fireboats Main Page and moved "older" photos to a NEW Fireboats Photos Page.
05-13-21 Updated Home Pages.
Added Photos to Airport ARFF apparatus at JFK in New York.
New Fireboats Added:
Brookfield, CT - Marine 25
Bayport, LI, NY - Fireboat 3-14-26
Elizabeth, NJ - Marine 4
Carteret, NJ - Marine 1
Toms River, NJ - Boats
Scullville, NJ - Marine 3
Sea Isle City, NJ - Marine 1
Bowleys Quarters, MD - Marine 217
Toledo, OH - Fireboats
Detroit, MI - Update
Portage, IN - Marine 1
Chicago, IL - Marine 6-8-5 & 6-8-8
04-27-21 Added some Videos of the
5 Alarm Hyannis Fire at the Hyannis Harbor Hotel.
04-26-21 Photo Feature in the works of
HYANNIS 5 ALARM FIRE at Hyannis Harbor Hotel on Sunday April 25, 2021.
04-24-21 Updated Home Pages.
Posted 3 Features:
Hyannis Structure Iyannough Rd
Mashpee 2nd Alarm Collins Lane
Falmouth 2nd Alarm Crosby Lane
04-22-21 Updated Home Pages.
Sandwich Tower 1 (450) has been taken OUT OF SERVICE for mechanical reasons.
Falmouth new Ladder 26 in service replacing old L26 and HR31.
new Marion Tanker 1
new DCR Dist 2 Tanker 1
new Plymouth Engine 4
Updated associated Rosters and Station pages
04-21-21 Updated Home Pages.
Road Trip Florida March 2021
Added Fireboat Troy, NY
Updated NY Fireboat pages.
04-16-21 Updated Home Pages.
Updated Joint Base Cape Cod Apparatus including new
Foam 404, Foam 405, Forestry 422, and Army National Guard Forestry 601.
Updated Joint Base Cape Cod ARFF Pages.
Added new ARFF Page for Memphis, TN International Airport.
Posted Feature Just for Fun: Baseball & Fireboats. Which Cities Have Both?
Dennis Final Salute to Flippy
04-11-21 Updated Home Pages.
Dennis Honoring Lt. Flippy
Updated and Added pages to:
Baytown, TX Fireboat
League City, TX Fireboat
Seabrook, TX Fireboat
Hendersonville, TN Fireboat
Harrods Creek, KY Fireboat
New Albany, IN
Boone County, KY
04-09-21 Updated Home Pages
Dennis Ambulance 107
Orleans Car 167
Orleans Car 179
04-06-21 Updated and Added Fireboat pages to Fireboat Feature. More to come!
Captiva Island, FL
Iona-McGregor, FL FB-70
Fort Myers, FL
Biloxi, MS Fireboat
Gulfport, MS Fireboat
Ocean Springs, MS
Baton-Rouge, LA FB
New Orleans, LA FB
Port of New Orleans FB "Kelley"
Port of Plaquemines, LA Fireboats
Port of Southern Louisiana, LA Fireboats
04-05-21 Updated Home Pages.
ARRANGEMENTS FOR FLIPPY:
Visitation Sun April 11, 14:00-17:00,
Halletts, South Yarmouth.
Feature: Remembering Flippy
Former Cotuit Fire Chief Walter "Spike" Dottridge, age 93, passed away March 18. Congrats to new Bourne Fire Chief David Cody and new Dennis Fire Chief Robert "Buster" Brown. Also congrats to long time BSO Dispatcher William "Bill" Watson, retiring after 28+ years.
Several Features being updated and added following some recent travels.
03-17-21 Updated Home Pages. Onset Fire Chief Ray Goodwin Retiring. Deputy Jeffery Osswald takes over as Onset Acting Fire Chief. Falmouth new Ladder 26 delivered. Updates to Fireboats feature with additional photos of Miami City and Miami-Dade Fire Boats.
03-07-21 Updated and added some Fireboat pages - Miami-Dade FB21, updated other Florida Pages.
02-27-21 Updated Home Pages. Retired Dennis Fire Department Lt/Paramedic Daniel "Flippy" O'Connell passed away from occupational cancer.
02-12-21 Updated Home Pages. Note passing of retired Sandwich VFD Chief Howard "Fizzy" Crowell and passing of retired Edgartown FD Chief Antone "Tony" Bettencourt.
01-26-21 Updated Home Pages. Updated Hyannis re-numbered ambulances: A1=831, A2=832, A3=833, A4=834, A5=Spare. Updated Hyannis Station, Roster page.
01-25-21 Updated Home Pages. Falmouth new Car 12, new Car 27. Minor 2020 Run Stats update with a correction.
01-23-21 Updated Home Pages. Wareham Fire Dept LODD FF David "Wally" Wahlstrom, age 57, from occupational cancer.
01-21-21 Updated Home Pages. Also updated and modified top Menu on Pages.
01-20-21 Updated Home Pages. A couple pages updated in Fireboats Feature.
01-18-21 Tragic Cotuit House Fire kills 2 Family Dogs.
01-16-21 Updated Home Pages.
New photos Onset Engine 1, Engine 2,
West Barnstable Forestry 295.
New Feature Providence Fire Stations.
Updated Fire Stations Across USA
01-12-21 Updated Home Pages. Posted new Eastham Promotions of (1) Captain and (4) new Lieutenants.
01-10-21 Updated Home Pages. Posted several new
vehicles and updated photos.
Sandwich new Car 441 (C1), new Car 444 (C9), u/d Sandwich S-1, u/d Sandwich Forestry 467 (F7), u/d Yarmouth Ambulance 53, u/d Hyannis Amb 827 (A4), Amb 828 (A3), Kingston new Car 2, Car 5. Plympton new Car 1, Car 4, Ambulance 1. Updated related Rosters. New Feature with Yarmouth Training at former Pirates Cove.
01-05-21 Updated Home Pages.
Posted early 2020 Run Stats. Updates to many of the Cape Cod Fire Department pages.
01-02-21 Updated Home Pages. Posted new Feature
COMM FD FPO Martin MacNeely Retirement.
12-29-20 Updated Home Pages. Added new Harwich Ambulance 73. New feature on Harwich Training Day. Also recommend a look back at Harwich Captain Bobby J who passed in Dec 2009. Finally, a Review of 2020 as we prepare for 2021. Best wishes to ALL in the New Year!
12-28-20 Updated Home Pages. Updated Duxbury Car 2 and Car 5, and Roster. Updated 2019 Run Stats page. Additional tweaking of pages.
12-23-20 Updated Home Pages
12-22-20 Updated Home Pages.
YOU WILL NOTICE THE FRAME MENU THAT HAS BEEN ON THE LEFT SIDE OF THE PAGE FOR MANY YEARS IS GONE. A NEW MENU HAS BEEN PUT AT THE TOP OF SOME PAGES AND A MENU PAGE HAS BEEN ADDED. THIS IS AN ATTEMPT TO MAKE THE SITE MORE FUNCTIONAL ON MOBILE DEVICES. BECAUSE THE SITE IS SO EXTENSIVE, THIS FIX IS A TIME SAVING TRIAL. IT IS SORT OF A CHRISTMAS GIFT WRAPPED BY ME FOR YOU. I WOULD LOVE TO HEAR YOUR E-MAIL COMMENTS ON THIS CHANGE IN ORDER TO DECIDE WHERE TO GO FROM HERE.
REFORMAT SITE AWAY FROM FRAMES
12-18-20 Updated Home Pages. Thinned out Apparatus News page. Orleans Promotions.
12-17-20 Updated several pages.
12-16-20 Updated Home Pages. Updated Fireboats feature with guest photos of new Philadelphia Fire Department boats and a few of the historic FDNY John J Harvey.
12-15-20 Updated Home Pages. Falmouth new Fire Chief Timothy Smith and Deputy Chad Absten.
12-05-20 Updated Home Pages. Updated Cotuit apparatus including new Car 261, Car 260, Car 269.
12-04-20 Updated Home Pages. Decorated for the Holidays.
12-02-20 Updated some pages.
12-01-20 Updated Home Pages. Dennis Fire Chief Dellner plans retirement. REMEMBER WORCESTER 6 - DEC 3, 1999.
11-27-20 Updated Home Pages. Posted new feature COMM Capt Richard Sargent Retired.
11-12-20 Updated Home Pages. Oak Bluffs retired Capt Allan deBettencourt passing.
11-07-20 Updated Home Pages. Added new Kingston A-3, A-4. Wareham C-3. Updated Kingston Roster, Stations.
11-04-20 Updated several pages including DCR-Dist 2 Roster and units, Plympton Roster, Wareham Roster, Stations, units. Yarmouth Roster, Stations, units.
11-03-20 Updated Home Pages. Passing of retired BSO Dispatcher Paul Edwards.
10-28-20 Updated Home Pages. Updated
Update of Barnstable County & Tech Rescue Team units
Trailer 906, Trailer 907, Trailer 908, Trailer 909, Dive 910, Dive 911, Trailer 914, new Mobile Burn-Smoke Trailer, Rehab Bus.
10-24-20 Updated Home Pages. Updated more Department
pages and other pages.
Added guest photos of new Philadelphia Fireboats Marine Unit 3 and Marine Unit 4.
10-20-20 Updated Home Pages. Updated many of the Department Pages and a number of apparatus pages that were out of date. NOTE: Passing of 89 year old Retired DCR District 1 Fire Warden Clyde Tripp on Oct 13, 2020.
10-14-20 Updated Home Pages.
New Apparatus including:
Hyannis Amb 825 (A-1)
Sandwich Amb 458 (A-1)
Sandwich BLS Amb A-5
Sandwich Forestry 467 (F-7) update
JBCC Heavy Rescue 411
JBCC Foam 10
Updated Department Pages
Hyannis promoted Deputy Eric Kristofferson to fulltime Deputy Position and Nate Coughlan to Captain.
Joint Base Cape Cod Acting Fire Chief Jackson Emery and Acting Deputy Dennis Ragazzini.
10-01-20 Updated Home Page. Updated and Added some
Dartmouth, MA Fireboat
Fairhaven, MA FD Boat
Fall River, MA Fireboat
Somerset, MA Fireboat
Barrington, RI FD Boats
Bristol, RI Fireboat "Marine 7" NEW
Portsmouth, RI FD Boat "Marine 2"
Tiverton, RI FD Boat "Marine 14"
Warren, RI FD Boat
RHODE ISLAND FIREBOATS Page
09-26-20 BREAKING NEWS PHOTOS
2nd Alarm Structure Fire Route 130 Sandwich
09-24-20 Updated Home Pages. New Apparatus:
Chatham Amb 184
Yarmouth Amb 53
Lower Cape Amb 598
Harwich Car 61 and Car 62
Harwich Forestry 71
Dennis Forestry 108
Orleans Car 179
09-12-20 Updated Home Pages. Updated
Profile (acting officers),
Added some new Fireboat Pages and Photos
New - Hyannis, MA Fireboat Marine 2
New - Lynn, MA Fireboat
New - Marblehead, MA Fireboat Boat 1
New - Newburyport, MA Fireboat Marine 1
New - Portsmouth, NH Fireboat Marine 1
Photos - Beverly, MA Fireboat
Photos - Salisbury, MA Fireboat
09-07-20 Updated Home Pages Added feature COMM Boat Rescue in Osterville 9-7-20.
09-02-20 Updated Home Pages. Added new Hyannis Marine 2, updated West Barnstable Forestry 288 and Forestry 295, Barnstable Forestry 211.
08-25-20 Updated Home Pages. Updated apparatus pages.
Added/Updated Bourne Boats
M-130, M-131, M-132, M-138. Updated Bourne Roster and stations. Added/Updated DCR District 1 units 1-8, 1-9, and Boat. DCR Roster.
08-17-20 AFTER A LONG WEEKEND, HOPEFULLY THE SITE IS BACK TO 100% ONCE AGAIN. IF YOU FIND ANY PROBLEMS, PLEASE LET ME KNOW. OTHERWISE, ENJOY AND BE SAFE!
08-14-20 NOTICE: The Host Site of CapeCodFD.com had this site on an older server (the site is 20 years old)! For some reason, it failed, and the site went off the web as a result. The issue was addressed and we are in the process of uploading all of our historical files, pages, photos, and info to restore the site. Sorry for the inconvenience. Please keep an eye on the site and if you come across missing photos or issues, let us know so we can make sure the site continues to serve as needed. Thanks for your patience.
08-09-20 Updated Home Pages.
COMING UP ON 20TH YEAR ANNIVERSARY
07-31-20 Updated Home Pages. Posted feature on Retirement of Falmouth Fire Chief Mike Small. Falmouth Acting Fire Chief Tim Smith.
07-31-20 Updated Home Pages. Posted feature on Retirement of Falmouth Fire Chief Mike Small. Falmouth Acting Fire Chief Tim Smith.
07-27-20 Updated Home Pages. Updated Mashpee Ambulances A-361, A-362, and A-363. Updated Plymouth Fire Stations 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 7 apparatus assignments and updated new Plymouth Station 7 info.
07-20-20 Updated Home Pages.
Apparatus updates: new Chatham Engine 188, DCR Car 1-9.
New Plymouth Station 7 Opened. Updated Plymouth Stations and assignments.
Retirement of Harwich Chief Norm Clarke Jr.
New Harwich Fire Chief David LeBlanc, Deputy Craig Thornton, Capt Justyne Walorz, and Lt Brad Willis.
Wellfleet Tech Rescue Dive Incident,
Harwich Promotional Ceremony Chief LeBlanc.
JULY 4, 2020!
Updated Home Pages. Several changes in apparatus: Orleans new Squad 170, reassigned C166, C167, C171, and C179. Several retirements and department promotions across the Cape to check out. Also feature on Hyannis Lt Bob Hennessy Retirement.
06-20-20 Updated Home Pages. Falmouth Fire Chief Mike Small announced July 2020 Retirement plans.
06-14-20 Updated Home Pages. Added Features -
Hyannis and COMM Minor Fires June 14, 2020.
Sandwich FD Funeral for Savannah, GA FD Captain Matt Kelly June 13, 2020.
COMM HQ Task Force 1-B Staging June 3, 2020.
Added updated photos of Fairhaven Marine 25 and photos of Fall River's new Munson fireboat
Fall River Fireboat Marine 1.
05-29-20 Updated Home Pages.
Added new feature: Retirement of Chatham Fire Chief Peter Connick and promotion of new Chatham Fire Chief David DePasquale and Deputy Justin Tovano.
Added photos of Fairhaven Marine 25
05-24-20 Update Pages.
MEMORIAL DAY 2020
Hyannis Ambulance 5
Falmouth Ambulance 37, Ambulance 38, Reassigned Engine 24. Updated Falmouth Roster and Stations.
Mashpee Tanker 358, Ambulance 361, loaner A363
Marion Ambulance 2
Duxbury Ambulance 1
Kingston Car 3, Car 4
Wareham Heavy Rescue 1
Tisbury FD next Fire Chief will be
05-20-20 Update Pages.
Congratulations to Deputy David LeBlanc, the next Harwich Fire Chief.
Added new Fireboat Pages/Photos:
North Beach/Chesapeake Beach MD
Kent Island, MD
05-06-20 Update Pages.
Congratulation to Orleans new Deputy Tim Gula
Updated Feature: Volusia County Stations & Appar
Updated Feature: FLA-2020-Page 8
04-25-20 Update Pages
Guest Photos Feature - Falmouth 2nd Alarm, Crystal Spring, Ave, North Falmouth 04-22-20.
04-24-20 Updated Home Pages.
Added a Page 8 More Photos from the
Florida Winter 2020 Trip.
Added a new Photo Feature -
Apparatus Colors of the Rainbow.
Added a new FireBoat Page - Volusia County, FL
04-17-20 Updated Home Pages.
04-10-20 HAPPY EASTER
03-29-20 Updated Home Pages. Added feature on
"My Last Working Fire" from Oct 2010.
Congratulations to newly appointed Cotuit Deputy Chief Joseph Pouliot.
03-22-20 Updated Home Pages. Updated a number of pages.
03-18-20 Updated Home Pages.
Posted features: COMM FD FF Bobby O'Melia Retiring. Onset Cranberry 5th Alarm Mar 29, 2010
10 Year Anniversary.
03-09-20 Updated Home Pages.
Added Feature on Florida Winter 2020 Trip.
Added or Updated FIREBOAT PAGES:
Bonita Springs, FL "Fireboat 27"
Cape Coral, FL Fireboats
Captiva Island, FL "Fireboat"
Charlotte County, FL "Marine 1"
Matlacha-Pine Island, FL - "Fireboat 156"
Punta Gorda, FL Police-Fireboat
San Carlos Park, FL "Marine 50"
02-28-20 Updated Home Pages. Updated most of the Cape Cod Department Profile Pages.
02-22-20 Updated Home Pages. Deputy Chief Geof Deering
will be the next Orleans Fire Chief replacing retired Chief
Tony Pike. Feb 21, 2020.
Updated several Fireboats Pages:
Edgewater, NJ Fireboat
Hoboken, NJ Fireboat
Secaucus, NJ Fireboat
South Bowers, DE Fireboat
Slaughter Beach, DE Fireboat
Smith Mountain Lake, VA Fireboats
Port of Canaveral, FL Fireboat
02-14-20 After encountering some frustrating
website computer issues.... Updated Home Pages.
New Dennis Car 101, Car 102, Car 109, new Brewster Ambulance 244, and Hyannis Car 9. Harwich officially moved into the new Station 2 the end of January. Dennis is planning to seek funding for a new Station 2 in the spring.
Several Fire Chiefs in the update.
Bourne Fire Chief Norman "Spanky" Sylvester, Jr officially retired January 31, 2020 after 5 years as Chief.
The Acting Bourne Fire Chief David Cody who previously served as the Bourne Assistant Chief since 2018 took over Jan 31, 2020.
The Vineyard has a couple Chief changes:
Oak Bluffs Fire Chief John Rose is stepping down after 7 years as Chief. Deputy Shawn Broadly is also retiring in February.
Tisbury Fire Chief John Schilling will retire in June 2020 after 18 years as Chief.
Orleans Fire Chief Tony Pike is retiring and will have a Final Day Coffee on Feb 21, 2020 at 0900 at the station.
Harwich Fire Chief Norman Clarke will also be retiring this spring.
Joint Base Cape Cod Fire Chief Walter Stecchi is retiring and will have a retirement party in March.
Chatham Fire Chief Peter Connick is also expected to retire this spring as his contract ends in May.
Best wishes to all!
01-20-20 Updated Home Pages. New Bourne Ambulance 133 and Ambulance 134. Also new Plymouth Engine 3 and Engine 10. Added feature on COMM MVC involving Mashpee Ambulance 361on 1-13-20. Updated Fireboats Main Page.
01-08-20 Updated Home Pages. New
Plymouth Engine 3,
updated photos Plymouth
Engine 451, Bourne
preliminary Run Stats for 2019.
01-05-20 Updated Home Pages. Posted some final 2019 photo features including: Nantucket New Fire Headquarters Opened, Nantucket 1937 American LaFrance Engine 4, and Eastham Captain William Sprague Retired.
01-02-20 HAPPY NEW YEAR! Posted some updates and new photos to Nantucket Apparatus: C-1, C-2, C-4, C-5... T-1, T-2, B-1, U-6... A-1, A-2, A-3, A-4...E-1, E-2, E-3, E-4, E-7, L-1... and others including Nantucket Airport ARFF T3. MUCH MORE to come in 2020!
12-25-19 Updated Home Pages. Added feature of Hyannis W/F Murray Way on Dec 22. Some photos from visit to new Nantucket Fire Station and apparatus. More will be coming soon. Bourne Fire Chief Norman "Spanky" Sylvester Jr announced his pending retirement at the end of January 2020.
12-18-19 Updated Home Pages. Made a few updates to
Finally got photos and pages posted from
Jan-Apr 2019 Florida Vacation:
1-The Trip South 2-Winter Home 3-Family +1
4-Fire Stations 5-Fireboats 6-Florida Fun
7-The Trip North. Hyannis FF/Paramedic Andy Kleamenakis is Retiring after 29+ Years.
12-15-19 Updated Home Pages. New Sandwich Ladder 3 (453) in service. New Mashpee Ambulance 361, updated Ambulance 362. New Yarmouth Ambulance 57. Updated photos Dennis Marine 118 on new dock.
12-11-19 Updated Home Pages. Announcements of Retirement Plans by TWO Fire Chief, Harwich Chief Norm Clarke and Orleans Chief Tony Pike in 2020.
12-10-19 Updated Home Pages. Update of Feature List Page.
12-09-19 Updated Home Pages. Updated Onset new Squad 1 and reassigned Squad 2. Updated Onset Roster. Photo Feature of 2019 24th Annual Stuff-A-Bus on Dec 8.
12-02-19 Posted photos from Hyannis House Fire on High School Rd 120219.
12-01-19 Updated Home Pages. Updated photos of
Dive 116. New
Harwich Station 2 Dedication Ceremony.
REMEMBER THE WORCESTER 6
20TH ANNIVERSARY OF DEC 3, 1999 FIRE.
11-25-19 Updated Home Pages. New Hyannis Car 3 (803), new Provincetown Engine 193. Updated photos for Hyannis E822, Tower 829, Heavy Rescue 821. Added new Feature for COMM Haz Mat / MCI at Cape Regency 11-25-19.
11-20-19 Updated Home Pages. New apparatus including Wareham Ambulance 2 and Rochester Engine-Tanker 198. Added some now photos of Rochester Engine 192. Updated Wareham EMS radio numbers. Updated Middleboro Roster and station assignments. Updated Lakeville Roster.
11-15-19 Updated Home Pages. WORCESTER FD LIEUTENANT JASON MENARD, AGE 39, WAS KILLED IN THE LINE OF DUTY NOV 14, 2019 Services planned for Sun & Mon. . Posted new feature on COMM FF Charles "Chucky" Schneckloth Retirement after 43 years. Plymouth FD closed their Station 7 on Nov 6, the second station to be closed in the past month, due to being uninhabitable.
11-04-19 Updated Home Pages. Added new Provincetown Engine 190 and Engine 195. New Engine 193 due in a week or so. Accomplished a major (long over due) cleanup of some Homes pages in particular Stations news.
10-31-19 Updated Home Pages. Some new apparatus deliveries. Sandwich new Quint Ladder 3 / 453, Sandwich Utility 2, updated several Sandwich apparatus pages anticipating assignment changes. Also new Plymouth Ladder 3 delivered.
10-27-19 Updated Home Pages. Added feature Sandwich Fire Station Open House.
10-20-19 Updated Home Pages. Updated
new Lakeville Engine
Barnstable 3rd Alarm Allyn Lane.Oct 20, 2019.
10-13-19 Updated Home Pages. Added new Feature: Hyannis Fire Rescue Headquarters & Firefighters Memorial Dedication.
09-29-19 Updated Home Pages - Posted Remembering Sept 11, 2001 page. Posted Sandwich Public Safety Complex Dedication Sept 27, 2019. .
09-12-19 Updated Home Pages. Added new feature on Hyannis September 11, 2001 18th Anniversary ceremony.
09-10-19 Updated Home Pages.
19TH ANNIVERSARY OF CAPECODFD.COM LAUNCH ON SEPT 11, 2000!
Updated some vehicles including Barnstable Car 212, West Barnstable Unit 288, Truro ATV and Truro Boat, updated related Rosters.
09-05-19 Updated Home Pages. New apparatus and updated photos: Sandwich new C441, Sandwich new C442, updated C449. Sandwich Engine 451 Out of Service, Sandwich Breaker 461 Out of Service. Updated Sandwich Stations and Roster. Updated Barnstable County Fire Academy page and apparatus including BCFTA Eng 4, BCFTA Eng 265, BCFTA Ladder 1, BCFTA Utility, BCFTA Trailer. Also posted new Barnstable County Rehab Bus.
08-30-19 Updated Home Pages. Added new apparatus: Barnstable County Rehab Unit, Chatham School car, Orleans new Ambulance 173, ORV 604, ORV 605, new Sandwich Ambulance 456, Mashpee Ambulance 362., Mashpee Car 375. Sandwich moved HQ into the new Station 3.
08-25-19 Added several new Fireboat Pages: Long Island Fireboats; Miller Place, LI, NY; Mount Sinai, LI, NY; Port Jefferson, LI, NY; Setauket, LI, NY; Stony Brook, LI, NY.
08-23-19 Updated Home Pages. Added several pages of
Ohio-New York Trip pages:
P1 To Ohio
P2 Red Sox Indians
P3 New York
P4 World Trade Center P5 Indians Yankees Night P6 Indians Yankees Day P7 Long Island. Hyannis Exec Asst Debe Schiavi Retired.
08-11-19 Updated Home Pages. Congratulations to newly Retired Chilmark Fire Chief David Norton after 20 years as Chief and to new Chief Jeremy Bradshaw. Mashpee A-362 Out of Service following MVC.
08-10-19 Added a few new Fireboat Pages: Norwich, CT Fireboat, Jefferson Township, NJ Fireboat, Sandusky, OH Fireboat, Huron, OH Fireboat.
08-05-19 Updated Home Pages. New Barnstable Car 201. Updated photos of Sandwich Station 3 and new Communications Center.
07-28-19 Updated Home Pages. New Brewster Car 249. Posted feature on Brewster Fire Rescue Retirements & Recognition Ceremony July 26, 2019.
07-22-19 Posted photos of a visit by the United States Honor Flag to COMM Fire on July 22, 2019.
07-21-19 Posted photo feature from 10th Annual Big Nick's Ride held on July 21, 2019.
07-18-19 Updated Home Pages. Updated some Dept pages and personnel changes.
07-10-19 Updated Home Pages. Added photos to Boston Fire Stations feature. Added new feature on Chatham's 1926 Maxim Engine 1, Truro's Last Cape Cod Maxim, and photos of Barnstable Mourns for Barnstable Police Sgt Jason Sturgis who passed away at age 42 on Saturday July 6, 2019.
07-06-19 Updated Home Pages. New Wellfleet Car 83, updated photo Engine 89, New Truro Tender 484, new Truro Boat, new Truro Beach ATV, new Chatham Marine 399,
07-02-19 Updated Home Pages. Added feature Hyannis Deputy Dean Melanson Retirement Party. Also added photos to Boston Fire Stations feature.
06-26-19 Updated Home Pages. Added new photo feature - Massachusetts Antique Fire Apparatus show in Wilmington, MA June 22, 2019. and photos from Memorial Day 2019. Added Info for memorial seevice for Retired Brewster Fire Chief Roy E Jones III.
06-23-19 Updated Home Pages. Retired Brewster Fire Chief Roy Jones III passed away on June 22, 2019.
06-20-19 Updated some Home Pages.
06-14-19 Posted new Feature Hyannis Captain Thomas F Kenney Wake & Funeral June 10, 11, 2019.
06-10-19 Posted some photos from the Hyannis Captain Kenney wake.
06-07-19 Arrangements for Captain Thomas P Kenney services.
06-05-19 It is with Deepest Regrets that the Hyannis Fire Department announces the Line of Duty Death of recently Retired Captain Thomas Kenney on June 5, 2019 after his brief battle with Cancer. Rest in Peace TK.
06-04-19 Updated Home Pages. Posted new feature - Hyannis Deputy Melanson Retired May 31, 2019.
05-30-19 Updated Home Pages. Posted GUEST PHOTOS of Bourne 3rd Alarm on Sandwich Road on May 28, 2019.
05-26-19 Updated Home Pages. Updated apparatus including: Bourne Tanker 128, Sandwich Squad 454, COMM Ambulance 325, Wareham S-2, and updated some photos of Bourne Car 145, Sandwich Car 443, Marine 469B, updated station photos for Onset, Wareham Sta 2, Marion Sta 1 and Sta 2
05-17-19 Updated Home Pages. Added new West Barnstable 280, and Yarmouth 560. Congrats to new fulltime Rochester Fire Chief Scott Weigel.
05-16-19 Added new Feature on Hyannis Structure Fire Camp Street on May 16, 2019.
05-13-19 Added some photos to the Fireboat Feature for Cleveland "Anthony J Celebrezze"
05-12-19 Added new Feature - Cleveland, OH Fire Department Stations & Apparatus.
05-03-19 Added some new Fireboat Pages: Englewood, FL Boat, Tarrytown, NY new Fireboat 5, West Haven, CT new Fireboat. Added some new photos to Tampa, FL FB1, Perth Amboy, NJ FB5, Bayonne, NJ FB, and the recently Dazzled former FDNY M2 "John J Harvey" Updated CONNECTICUT BOATS, FLORIDA BOATS, NEW JERSEY BOATS,
05-02-19 Hyannis Deputy Chief Dean Melanson announced his pending retirement.
04-29-19 Posted Feature Hyannis Water Rescue Kalmus Beach.
04-28-19 Updated Home Pages. Added new apparatus: Eastham Forestry 158, Falmouth Ambulance 39, Engine 21, Engine 22, Mashpee Ambulance 361, update A-362 and A-363, Sandwich Engine 451. Updated corresponding station pages and rosters.
04-14-19 Added more photos to Palm Beach County Fire pages. Posted updated Mashpee FD profile page.
04-14-19 Added photos to Palm Beach County Fire pages.
03-29-19 Updated Home Pages. We have been doing
some updates on
Department Profiles. Thanks to those who have
helped by providing updated info.
Sandwich, Joint Base, Barnstable, Yarmouth, Dennis, Brewster, Harwich, Chatham, Eastham. Other departments are also updated, but some info may not be completely current. Bourne, Falmouth, Mashpee, Cotuit, COMM, West Barnstable, Hyannis, Orleans, Wellfleet, Truro, PTown.. MORE to follow.
03-14-19 Update Home Pages. Updated Dennis and Harwich Department pages. Some updates to Palm Beach County pages.
03-09-19 Update Home Pages. Congratulations to Plymouth Deputy Chief Stanley Eldridge, retiring after 36 years in fire service.
03-01-19 MARION FD LINE OF DUTY DEATH Call Firefighter Thomas Nye, age 72, Feb 27, 2019.
02-25-19 Updated Home Pages. Added some new photos to Palm Beach County Fire Rescue pages. Posted New and long awaited Photo Feature - Seagrave Fire Apparatus - Over 138 Years of Service. Congratulations to Sandwich FD Captain James Huska who retired after 30+ years of service and Bourne Call Firefighter Bob Hodge retiring after 43 years of service! CONGRATS!
02-16-19 Updated Home Pages. Added a few Fund Raising Events coming up for local members. Happy to report that the Barnstable County Public Safety Live Scanner is BACK ON LINE. Police and Fire on Broadcastify.
02-14-19 Added more photos to Features
Palm Beach Fire Stations North,
Palm Beach Fire Stations South.
02-12-19 Update. Added some photos to some features. Palm Beach Fire Stations North, Palm Beach Fire Stations South.. Some Fireboats added: new Narragansett, RI Marine 2, new Jacksonville, FL Marine 39, new City of Miami, FL Fireboat 15. Added photos of Boston Marine 4.
02-07-19 Posted Feature "Patriot Stations" with Boston Fire Stations.
01-25-19 Updated Home Pages. Added NEW Harwich Ambulance 74, updated Marine 76, Small Boats, updated Station 1 and Station 2 Pages, Roster. NEW Joint Base Cape Cod Engine 410, updated Roster. Added NEW Provincetown Car 191A, Pickup Truck, High Water Truck, Utility Car, and Antique Engine 4 1936 American LaFrance, updated Station 1, Sta 4, Sta 5 pages, Roster. Posted Under Construction Updates for Harwich Station 2, Hyannis Headquarters Phase 2, and Sandwich Fire & Police Stations.
01-19-19 Updated Home Pages. Updated Apparatus pages: Bourne E121, NEW Bourne E123, Bourne E125, NEW Dennis Ambulance 105, Dennis Dive 116, NEW Falmouth Engine 21, Engine 22, Engine 23,.NEW Sandwich 460 (Car 3), NEW Sandwich School Car, Sandwich Foam Trailer 4, Note Plymouth E5 out of service following an electrical fire. Updated associated Roster Pages, Station Pages. New Feature COMM Ice Rescue Drill.
01-11-19 Posted some photos from a Centerville House Fire on Jan 8, 2019.
01-05-19 Updated Some Pages. Wareham Roster, Onset Roster, Marion Roster, Rochester Roster. Related Station and Apparatus pages. Working on Run Card Pages - Barnstable, Bourne, Brewster.
01-04-19 Updated Home Pages. Updated Early
Run Stats for
2018. Photos of new Falmouth Engine 21 and Joint
Base Engine 410 just delivered.
01-02-19 EARLY RUN TOTALS. A Very Busy 2018!
01-01-2019 HAPPY NEW YEAR TO
Updated Home Pages and several other pages for the new year. New Bourne Engine 123 and Dennis A105 delivered.
12-24-18 MERRY CHRISTMAS TO ALL!
12-15-18 Updated some home pages. Updated Lakeville A-1.
12-13-18 A BUSY DAY. Posted a Sandwich Working Fire on Timber Way, a Sandwich Promotional Ceremony, a Middleboro Medflight, and a Chatham 2nd Alarm in Commerce Park..
12-10-18 Update Home Pages. NOTE: LODD of Worcester FF Christopher Roy.
12-06-18 Update Home Pages. Retired Yarmouth Fire Chief Dana Whittimore passed away at age 96.
12-02-18 Update.Home Page. Remembering Worcester Dec 3, 1999.
11-24-18 Update.Home Page. Updated photos Bourne Car 143, Car 144, Sandwich Car 442, Car S-2.
11-21-18 Update. Home Pages. Posted photos from 2018 29th Annual Massachusetts Firefighter of the Year Awards Ceremony in Worcester on November 20, 2018.
11-14-18 Update. Hyannis Old Station being torn down.
11-11-18 Updated Home Pages. Added West Barnstable Medflight call on Nov 11, 2018.
11-10-18 Updated Home Pages, particularly the Stations Page and several Station Construction pages including Hyannis, Harwich, Sandwich, Orleans PD, and Wellfleet PD.
11-07-18 Updated Home Pages. Added new Dennis Car 100. Added Feature Hyannis Capt Tom Kenney Retirement Party Nov 3, 2018..
10-31-18 Added Special Feature - Falmouth Working Fire, Menauhant Road.
10-28-18 Added a few new Historic FDNY Fireboats photos Fuller & Protector.
10-26-18 Update Home Pages. New
Harwich Engine 68,
new Tisbury Engine
622, new Bourne
Car 144, new
updated photos Hyannis
BCTRT Dive 910, Trailer 914, Refurbished
Plymouth Tower 1.
Wellfleet new Police Station operational.
10-19-18 Update Home Pages. Added new COMM C323, C308. New Nantucket Brush Breaker 1. New Features West Barnstable LT "Muffy" Clough Retirement, Nantucket new Brush Breaker, Hyannis End of an Era Old Station, Hyannis Moves into new Headquarters, Hyannis Capt Tom Kenney Retired.
10-12-18 Quick Update. Hyannis and Sandwich pending promotions.
10-11-18 Updated Home Pages. Added new West Tisbury Engine 722. Added Feature on Dennis FD Lt. "Flippy" Retirement Last Day at HQ.
10-03-18 Updated Home Pages. Added new Harwich Car 62. Added photos of "Flippy's Last Work Shift"
10-02-18 Updated Home Pages. Added several new / updated photos from Martha's Vineyard, Aquinnah Amb Alpha 90, Car Alpha 93, Engine 321, Rescue 361, Jet Ski 362, Chilmark E-122, Edgartown Car 210, new Engine 222, Amb Echo 90, Martha's Vineyard Airport ARFF Station, Oak Bluffs Engine 524, Tisbury Car Tango 93.
09-26-18 Sad to learn of passing of retired Yarmouth Firefighter Bill Smith.on Sept 25, 2018. RIP. Updated photos of Cotuit M-266. Updated several Cape Cod Fireboats pages.
09-25-18 Updated Home Pages. Added new Cotuit M-266, DCR Car 1-0. Added new Special Features - Barnstable & Hyannis Retirement Party for Bill & Donna Rex, Hyannis "Last Supper" at the Old Fire Station.
09-20-18 Updated Home Pages. Updated a number of Department pages. Added new Marion Marine 225, Wareham Squad 4.
09-10-18 Updated Home Pages.
TURNS 18 ON SEPT 11!
Added New Feature Hyannis-Barnstable Municipal Airport Disaster Drill. Also added several new Fireboat Pages. Eureka-Tarentum, PA, Pittsburgh, PA Fireboat 1, and Pittsburgh, PA River Rescue Boats. More photos from our Pittsburgh, PA Visit.
09-01-18 Updated Home Pages. Added new Brewster Ambulance 242, Orleans Car 167, updated some Brewster apparatus photos, added Cape Cod Canal Boat Fire.
08-20-18 Updated Home Pages. Added
Sandwich "new" loaner Engine 451.
Added several new Historic FDNY Fireboat photos. Updated some Rosters, Station pages, Department pages.
08-11-18 Posted Photo Feature - Hyannis Lt Richard A Knowlton Wake & Funeral photos.
08-05-18 Updated Home Pages.
08-04-18 SAD TO REPORT PASSING OF RICK KNOWLTON..
08-01-18 Updated Home Pages. Added new Barnstable Ambulance 204. Updated rosters, station pages, other pages. New patches for Joint Base and Mashpee.
07-25-18 BREAKING NEWS Added photo Feature - Dramatic COMM Osprey Nest Fire.
07-21-18 Added photo Feature - Yarmouth 2nd Alarm Fire Route 28 July 21, 2018.
07-20-18 Added photo features for Retirement of Harwich Capt John Clarke and Harwich Promotional Ceremony for Captain Leighanne Smith and Lt Justin White.
07-16-18 Added photo feature - Hyannis Stick with Rick Knowlton July 15, 2018.
07-14-18 Updated Home Pages. Congratulations to Sandwich Fire Department's new Fire Chief John "J.J." Burke appointed on July 12, 2018. Updated photos of Brewster E234, E239, A242, A243, C231, Yarmouth Marine 563. Harwich Engine 68 (originally COMM E315) has retired from service.
07-11-18 Updated Home Pages. Posted new feature, Washington DC visit July 2018.
07-09-18 Added and updated Fireboat Pages:
Updated Page - NEW YORK BOATS
New Page Added - Haverstraw, NY Fireboat 4
New Page Added - Thiells, NY Fireboat 26
Updated Photos - Irvington, NY Marine 4
Updated Photos - Tarrytown, NY Fireboat 5
Updated Page - NEW JERSEY BOATS
New Page Added - Kearny, NJ Marine 3
Updated Page - MARYLAND BOATS
Updated Photos - Marbury, MD Dist 10 Fireboat 8
New Page Added - Northport-Edgemere, MD Fireboats 268 & 269
New Page Added - Potomac heights, MD Fireboat 7
Updated Photos - Prince George's County, MD Fireboat 858
Updated Photos - Prince George's Volunteers, MD Fireboat 57
Added New Photos - Ridge, MD Fireboat 4
New Page Added - Riviera Beach, MD Boat
Updated Photos - Washington, DC new Fireboat 2
Updated Photos - Alexandria, VA Fireboat 201
06-28-18 Updated Home pages. Added new apparatus for Eastham Beach Trailer, updated photos of Eastham E156, Wellfleet Marine 92, updated some info on Hyannis apparatus. Updated some Rosters.
06-24-18 Updated Home Pages. Added new features
Bill and Donna Rex Retiring and
Brewster Fire Station Dedication..
Wareham new Fire Chief Matthew Rowley.
Sad to report passing of several former firefighters. Bourne
Retired Call Captain Robert "Bobby" Ronayne, Bourne
Retired Deputy Chief Stuart Small,
Retired Captain Jack Grant.
06-15-18 Updated Home Pages. Updated the Police Pages.
06-09-18 Updated home. New Duxbury Engine 3. Added new feature Lynnfield 2018. Added photos of new Winthrop FD Boat.
06-06-18 Updated home pages. East Sandwich Station 2 staffed and opened on Sunday June 3, 2018 New feature added Wareham 3rd Alarm House Fire on Great Neck Road 060618.
06-02-18 Added new feature - Dennis 2nd Alarm Upper County Road.
05-25-18 Updated Home Pages. Happy Memorial Day Weekend!
05-21-18 Update. Added new Feature Epsom, NH Fire Truck Show. Added new Fireboat Pages for Old Lyme, CT Marine 38. Updated photos Warren, RI Marine 3, Watch Hill, RI Marine 101, Braintree, MA Fire Rescue 1.
05-13-18 Updated Home Pages. New
Sandwich Ambulance 457. Refurbished
Updated photos of
Cotuit Amb 262,
Brewster Car 249,
452. Added a few new
New Castle, NH. Updated
Cod Fireboat Pages.
05-04-18 Updated Home Pages. Added new
Barnstable Ambulance 293. Added new Fireboat Page
Newport, RI Fireboat 6. Added
for Sandwich Fire Chief William Carrico headed for
04-27-18 Added 3rd Alarm Structure Fire in Barnstable, Millway.
04-25-18 MAJOR UPDATE
Updated Home Pages. Added and updated the following Apparatus Pages.
Barnstable C-210 New Deputy Car
Barnstable U-211 LMTV High Water
Updated Barnstable Roster
Brewster C-230 New Pickup
Brewster Removed E-233 (eliminated)
Brewster Removed F-238 (eliminated)
Brewster E-239 u/d photo
Brewster Removed HR-241 (replaced)
Brewster Squad-Engine 241 New Squad Eng
Updated Brewster Roster & Station
Chatham C-180 New Pickup
Chatham A-182 New Amb
Chatham E-185 New Engine
Chatham E-186 New Engine
Chatham E-188 Reassigned Engine
Chatham C-390 u/d photo and info
Updated Chatham Roster
Eastham C-151 u/d photo
Eastham C-152 u/d photo
Harwich F-71 New Forestry
Orleans C-167 u/d photo
Orleans C-179 u/d photo
Orleans Removed Marine 601 (Now Yar M-563)
Updated Orleans Roster and Station page
Sandwich B-461 u/d photo
Sandwich B-462 New Breaker u/d photos
Sandwich F-468 u/d photos
Wellfleet A-99 New Amb
Updated Wellfleet Roster
West Barnstable A-293 New Amb (no photo)
West Barnstable E-294 New Engine
W Barnstable Removed B-295 (eliminated)
Updated West Barn Roster and Station
Yarmouth F-40 u/d photo
Yarmouth LT-41 u/d photo
Yarmouth E-42 u/d photo
Yarmouth E-43 u/d photo
Yarmouth E-45 u/d photo - new assignment
Yarmouth A-55 u/d assignment
Yarmouth A-56 New Amb
Yarmouth A-57 u/d photo
Yarmouth M-463 New Boat
Updated Yarmouth Roster and Station pages
Squad 1 New Squad
Carver EMS A-2 New Amb
Update Carver Roster
Duxbury A-3 New Amb
Duxbury C-3 New Car
Duxbury E-2 u/d photos
Duxbury HW-9 New High Water Unit
Duxbury Added DEP Trailer
Duxbury Added Special Ops Trailer
Update Duxbury Roster and Station pages
Kingston C-1 New Car
Kingston C-2 u/d photo
Kingston A-3 u/d photo
Update Kingston Roster and Station
Marion Car 1 New car
Marion Car 2 Reassigned Car
Update Marion Roster
Middleboro Dive 1 u/d photo
Onset Car 1 New Car
Onset Car 10 Reassigned Car
Update Onset Roster
Added Photo Feature ON THE ROAD 2018 -
10 - Returning North from Florida.
Added a Photo Feature YARMOUTH POLICE K-9 OFFICER SEAN GANNON
Added a Photo Feature
Carver Vehicle Fire
Added new Fireboat Pages or photos:
SOUTH CAROLINA BOATS
Charleston Area, SC Fireboats
Charleston, SC Marine 101
North Charleston, SC Marine 201
Mt Pleasant, SC Marine 501
St John's, SC Marine 701
Sullivan's Island, SC Marine 1201
Georgetown, SC Fireboat
Midway-Pawleys Island, SC Fireboat
Murrell's Inlet, SC Boat
Horry County, SC Fireboat 2
Wilmington, NC Fireboat 1
New Bern, NC Fireboat
Virginia Beach, VA Fireboats 1, 6, 12, 30
St. Michaels, MD Fireboat 40
Piermont, NY new Marine 13
Waterford-Goshen, CT Fireboat 93
IT IS WITH HEAVY HEART THAT WE RECOGNIZE THE LINE OF DUTY DEATH OF YARMOUTH K-9 OFFICER SEAN GANNON, AGE 32, SHOT AND KILLED ON THURSDAY APRIL 12, 2018. REST IN PEACE OFFICER GANNON.
04-08-18 Updated Home Pages. Added several pages to
of Florida Winter 2018
07-Red Sox in Miami
09-Brush Fire Daytona
Updated Florida Brush Trucks page.:
04-06-18 Updated Home Pages.
Added new ARFF page
Daytona International New ARFF Station.
Added photos and updated Volusia County, FL Stations Page 1, Page 2, Page 3.
Updated Miami City Fireboat 1 and DiveBoats
Updated Miami-Dade Fireboat 73 and Spare.
Added new Fireboat Photos: Cape Coral, FL. Charlotte County, FL. Hillsborough County, FL. Sarasota County, FL. Updated Palm Beach County Stations 1 and Palm Beach County Stations 2
03-25-18 Added a new Fireboat - Sanford, FL. Also added a Volusia County Fire Stations guide.
03-14-18 Added Page
6-FLA Bike Week and added a few photos to
Florida Brush Trucks.
03-09-18 Updated Florida Brush Trucks feature.
03-07-18 Updated Home Pages. Added several pages to
Features of Florida Winter 2018:
3-FLA West Coast Appar
4-Spring Training Baseball
5-FLA East Coast Appar
02-28-18 Updated and added a
number of new
Bonita Springs, FL,
Brevard County, FL
Charlotte County (Punta Gorda), FL,
Matlacha-Pine Island, FL,
North Collier County, FL Fi,
Palm Beach County, FL
Sanibel Island, FL,
Tampa, FL Fireboats 1 & 2
Treasure Island, FL,
West Manatee County (Holmes Beach) FL
Also added a new ARFF Page - Punta Gorda, FL
02-20-18 Updated Home Pages. Significant change in how Hyannis FD apparatus Radio IDs are identified on fire alarm channel. Also update of Bourne unit assignments with C142 being assigned to Asst Chief.
02-13-18 Updated Home Pages. Updated a couple department profiles. Bourne new Assistant Chief David Cody (Car 142).
02-10-18 Updated Home Pages. Added photo feature - On the Road Flashback - Canada New Brunswick - Prince Edward Island - Nova Scotia - July-Aug 2011.
02-08-18 Updated Home Pages. Updated 2017 Run Stats. Added features for 2017 Year in Review, On The Road Again! Florida- Rocket launch. Also, check out the Provincetown Whaler's Wharf Fire feature on the 20th Anniversary of the Feb 10, 1998 5 Alarm fire. A Youtube video has been created with the radio traffic from the WHALER'S WHARF FIRE that night.
01-27-18 Updated some Fireboat pages; Delaware, Maryland, Virginia. Added new fireboat pages and photos: Hampton VA, Oxford MD, Tilghman MD
01-24-18 Updated some department profiles. Added special feature Falmouth MVC Fuel Tanker.
01-21-18 Updated Home Pages. New Mashpee Amb 363. Added a couple Fireboat pages: Braintree, MA , Hampton, VA , Portsmouth, VA
01-07-18 Updated Home Pages. Initial Run Stats for 2017.
01-05-18 Updated Home Pages. Lots of new apparatus,
apparatus changes, apparatus updates with this update:
Bourne E121. E123 rehab, LT126. Joint Base Cape Cod new E406. Mashpee new E352, "new" E353 (was E355), new ET-358 (was ET-352).Hyannis new A828. Yarmouth E42, new E43, E44, "new" E45, "new" E47, E48. Dennis new C101, "new" C102, new C109. Harwich new F-71, new Boat. Eastham new C151, new C152.. Plymouth new E6, new E9.. Updated related Rosters, Station pages, and Department pages. New feature Working Fire Falmouth Plum Hollow Road.
01-01-18 HAPPY NEW YEAR 2018! Updated Home Pages. Have a Safe and Happy New Year!
12-31-17 Updated Home Pages. Added new Fireboat Feature pages for Ocean City, MD; Nyack, NY; and York County, VA.
12-20-17 Updated Home Pages. Added several pages of ON THE ROAD AGAIN feature. Palm Beach County 1, Palm Beach County 2, Florida Keys 3.
12-9-17 Added 2 new ARFF Pages: Marathon, FL and Key West, FL Added new Fireboat page for Key West, FL.
11-14-17 Added new Fireboat Ft Lauderdale FL Fireboat 49.
11-12-17 Updated Home Pages. Added several new Fireboat Pages, Charlestown MD, Nanjemoy MD, St Augustine FL, St Johns County FL. Updates for Hyannis Station and Brewster Station construction. New Edgartown Fire Chief to be Alexander Schaeffer.
10-30-17 Updated Home Pages. Added new features on CIEMSS 2017 Awards and a Working House Fire in West Yarmouth. Also regret to announce the passing on Oct 26, 2017 0f retired Hyannis Fire Chief Paul David Chisholm.
10-19-17 Added new Sandwich Breaker 462. Also added new feature COMM & Hyannis Dive Drill.
10-14-17 Updated Home Pages. New vehicles: Falmouth
Car 29, Bourne
updated Onset Marine 1, Wareham Harbor Patrol Marine Unit 1. New features COMM 1930 Ford Engine 3 and Yarmouth Fire Academy Training.
10-06-17 Updated Home Pages. Changes with some Sandwich FD radio number assignments. See Sandwich Roster.
09-28-17 Updated Home Pages. Updated Sandwich
Updated related rosters, stations.
09-23-17 Updated Home Pages. New Eastham Deputy Car 152. Orleans Marine 601 taken out of Service. New feature Hyannis Lt John Cosmo Retirement.
09-11-17 New Feature Added - Hyannis FD Ceremony 16th Anniversary 9-11-01.
09-10-17 CAPECODFD.COM WILL
BE 17 YEARS OLD ON SEPT 11. THE SITE WAS FIRST LAUNCHED ON
9-11-2000. THANKS FOR ALL YOUR SUPPORT OVER THE YEARS.
Updated a number of pages. Eastham FD hired new Deputy Chief Dan Keane and renumbered the Fire Chief as C-151, Deputy as C-152, and the former boat 152 is reassigned as Marine 164. West Barnstable has assigned C-292 as the deputy vehicle (POV) and has a new Forestry 288. COMM L-307, Bourne E123, and Plymouth LT-1 have all been sent out for major refurbishing. Several new apparatus are expected over the next few weeks.
Wareham Robert McDuffy retired on Sept 8, 2017 after 36 years in the fire service, the past 18 as Chief. Congratulations!
Feature with photos from services held for Bourne Firefighter Chad Cerulli held on Sept 7 & 8, 2017.
REMEMBER SEPTEMBER 11, 2001
Updated Feature of Cape Cod 9-11 Memorials
09-03-17 Updated several pages. Updated pages and
added several new photos (from William Noonan collection) to
the FDNY Historical Pages including:
"Harry M. Archer MD"
"John H. Glenn Jr"
"John J. Harvey"
"Abraham S. Hewitt"
"John D. Mckean"
"John Purroy Mitchell"
"The New Yorker"
"Governor Alfred E. Smith"
"William L. Strong"
"H. Sylvia A. H. G. Wilks"
09-02-17 Bourne FD announced the passing of off duty active Firefighter / Paramedic Chad Cerulli, age 40 on Sept 1, 2017.
08-19-17 Updated Home Pages. Updated Bourne Car 142, Car 143, Car 145. Eastham FD has selected former Sandwich FD LT Dan Keane to become Eastham's Deputy Chief. Congrats! Added new feature On The Road Again CT-NY 2017
08-14-17 Updated Home Pages. New apparatus includes Hyannis Tower 829 in service, updated photos M-808. Brewster new Car 231 and C-232. Harwich C-70 new paint job. Added several pages to the Fireboats Feature:and updated several pages.
Added New Pages:
Deep River, CT Fireboat 5-2,
East Hartford, CT Fireboat M-1,
Greenwich, CT Fireboat 139,
Middletown, CT Fireboat M-1,
Portland, CT Fireboat 7,
Newburgh, NY Fireboat M-1,
Stony Point, NY Fireboat M-1,
Bellport, LI, NY Fireboat M26, Cutchogue, LI, NY Fireboat M8-5-10, Patchogue, LI, NY Fireboat, Port Washington, LI, NY Fireboat 85-M-1,
Updated Pages - CONNECTICUT FIREBOATS,
NEW YORK STATE FIREBOATS, LONG ISLAND FIREBOATS, Bolton Landing, NY Fireboat, Irvington, NY Fireboat,
Mamaroneck, NY Fireboat, Piermont, NY Fireboat, Tarrytown, NY Fireboat, Freeport, LI, NY Fireboat, Wantagh, LI, NY Fireboat,
Updated Pages - Added photos: Massport Fireboat 31, FDNY Marine 4, FDNY Marine 6,
08-05-17 - Added new feature on the Falmouth FD services for Capt Greg Clements.
08-02-17 - Updated info on services for Falmouth Capt Greg Clements to be on Sat Aug 5, 2017.
07-31-17 - Falmouth FD regrets to announce the unexpected passing of Captain Greg Clements, age. 54, on Sunday July 30, 2017. Arrangements are incomplete.
07-24-17 - Updated Home Pages. New Bourne Car 141. New feature new Hyannis Fire Chief Peter Burke takes office. Barnstable makes Capt Rick Pfautz Acting Deputy Chief.. Also added some more photos to the Hyannis Ladder Tower Training feature.
07-19-17 - Updated Home Pages. Updated photos of
Falmouth E-22 Out
of Service Long Term. Updated photo Hyannis "old"
Wareham Chief Robert McDuffy announced his pending retirement (September 2017) after 36 years of service with Wareham FD. Chatham FD announces passing of retired Fire Chief Robert C. Greenough on July 19, 2017. New features with Hyannis New Tower Ladder Training and COMM FD returns long time C&O Muster Truck back to the Tisbury Fire Department where it once served. Also updated feature on COMM FD & BPD Training held on May 30, 2017.
07-16-17 - Updated Home Pages. Updated several other pages.
07-11-17 - Updated Home Pages. Updated Cotuit pages to Chief Paul Rhude. Orleans new Special Hazards 610.
07-01-17 - Updated Homepages. Added feature New Cotuit Fire Chief Paul Rhude. Hyannis LT829 delivered.
06-29-17 - Updated Homes Pages. Added new Kingston A-1, A-2, and A-3. Also new Middleboro Tanker 2 and Car 93. Also new Plymouth Car 1 , C-12, and Dive Trailer, updated C-6. Updated photos Brewster F240, M246, M247, Cotuit E265, Orleans C167, C171, C179, M602, Dive. Yarmouth C58 and C59. Cotuit Fire Chief Chris Olsen retires on July 1, 2017. Former Nantucket Fire Chief Paul Rhude will become the new Cotuit Fire Chief.
06-11-17 - Added 2 new features. Photos from a COMM FD & BPD training exercise on May 30, 2017 and photos from the 2017 Lynnfield Muster June 10, 2017.
05-28-17 - Updated Home Pages. Added a couple
Hyannis Drilling on Roof Ventilations with LT-829,
Massport Fireboat 31 in the Cape Cod Canal, and Memorial
Cape Cod Cares for Our Troops.
05-15-17 - Updated Home Pages.
Updated new Oak Bluffs Fire Station. Updated Martha's Vineyard ARFF Station under construction. New Edgartown Car 200 (E-93), new Car 210, new Forestry 230, former E222 out of service, acting Engine 222. New Oak Bluffs Amb O-94, new Car 510, Dive 541. Updated Tisbury Amb T-90 New West Tisbury Engine 721. Updated Dive 770.
05-08-17 - Updated Home Pages. Added several new features including: Carver-Plymouth County Brush Breaker Drill 2017, Hyannis Fire Station Ground Breaking, Hyannis FD Heavy Rescue Training, and a Hyannis Working Structure Fire on Rosary Lane. Added new Hyannis Car 807, Rochester Car 190., Nantucket Tanker 2, Updated photos Onset B149, Rochester B194, Kingston B74, Plympton B183
05-03-17 - Added new feature Dennis WF 608 Route 28.
05-02-17 - Updated Home Pages. New feature added on Nozzle Forward Fire Academy Class.
04-30-17 - Updated a number of Fire Department Profile pages.
04-27-17 - Some photos of the new Nantucket Tanker 2 heading to the island.
04-24-17 - Updated Home Pages.
04-23-17 - Added new feature - COMM 3rd Alarm House Fire Seaview Ave Osterville.
04-19-17 - Updated Home Pages.
04-15-17 - Added new feature - West Barnstable Brush Fire Oak Street.
04-13-17 - Added some new photos to the FDNY Historic Fireboats pages including the Hewitt, Archer, McKean, Devaney, Willett, Gaynor, Harvey, and Fire Fighter.
04-04-17 - Posted photos from
Hyannis Firefighter Barry Pina's Retirement Party.
04-02-17 - Updated Home Pages. New apparatus includes:
COMM Dive 319,
Harwich Ladder 66,
Sandwich Car 440.
Carver's new Fire Station is open.
Chatham Fire Chief
Michael Ambriscoe has retired. Peter Connick sworn is as new
Chatham Fire Chief.
COMM Working House Fire Connors Road. Added
Bowleys Quarters, MD and
03-14-17 - Updated Home Pages. Completed an update of many of the Department Profile pages, some apparatus pages, rosters, stations, etc. Cleaned up a number of links. 2016 Run Totals Updated.
03-12-17 - Updated Home Pages.
03-11-17 - Updated Home Pages. Added several pages to
On The Road Again 1-Punta Cana,
On The Road Again 2-East Florida,
On The Road Again 3-West Florida,
On The Road Again 4-Spring Training, and
On The Road Again 5-Clearwater Boat Fire.
03-04-17 - Added a number of new pages to the Fireboats Feature including the following Florida boats: Cape Coral, Clearwater, Dunedin, Everglades City, Hillsborough County, Isle of Capri-Greater Naples, Longboat Key, Marco Island, Medeira Beach, Palm Harbor, Safety Harbor, Sarasota, St Petersburg, Tarpon Springs, and Venice.
02-28-17 - Update Home Pages. Added new pages to
Broward County, FL,
Miami Beach, FL. Also added
Punta Cana, DR ARFF and
Fort Lauderdale FL ARFF
Also sorry to report the passing of Brewster FD Capt (Ret) Henry Sears on Jan 31, 2017 and the passing of Onset Call FF and former DCR District 2 Warden (Ret) Ron Aseltine on Feb 26, 2017.
More complete update coming soon!
01-20-17 - Update. Congratulations to Hyannis FD Deputy Dean
Melanson appointed to serve as Acting Fire Chief as of Jan 9, 2017!
Captain Eric Farrenkopf will serve as Acting Deputy Chief.
Hyannis FF Barry Pina upon his retirement after 42
years in the fire service, nearly 10 years with COMM and 32
years with Hyannis. Dennis FD appointed Chris Guerreiro
to Captain Jan 2017. Congrats!
Saddened to report of the passing of retired Falmouth Fire Chief Paul D. Brodeur on January 20, 2017. R.I.P.
01-05-17 - Posted a long over due feature from the Florida Spring 2016 Trip including stations, apparatus, boats, and baseball.
01-04-17 - Added a couple Historic Photos of the FDNY Fireboat Fire Fighter. Also updated and added information to each of the Historic pages.
01-03-17 - Updated Home Pages.
HAPPY NEW YEAR!
Preliminary Run Totals for 2016.
Bourne moved HQ to Sagamore.
12-26-16 - Updated Home Pages. New Sandwich Tanker 464, Rochester Ambulance 207. Added feature from the Joint Base Cape Cod Fire on Oct 28, 2016. Added new feature on Crosby Fall 2016 Cross Country Trip.
12-14-16 - Updated Home Pages. Our NEW Cape Cod "Fire only" Live Radio Feed is now broadcasting! Check it out at the CAPE COD Area Live Fire Radio link above or go to the Broadcastify site and see the Barnstable, Dukes, Nantucket and Plymouth Counties Fire Departments. This fills a gap left when Tim Caldwell of Cape Wide News retired and moved south. Enjoy listening on your computer or smart phone with the Scanner Radio app.
12-07-16 - Added new
Wellfeet Engine 89.
ARFF Station Jacksonville FL. Added a few Fireboat
photos, including FDNY Historic photos of
Firefighter as Marine 8. Also several of
Massport Marine 34.
12-02-16 - Updated Home Pages. Added new COMM C321, new JBCC T-414, new Duxbury C4, Duxbury Engine 2, new Marion E-1, Marion A-1, Mattapoisett A-413. Remember the Worcester 6 Cold Storage Warehouse Fire of Dec 3, 1999.
11-20-16 - Updated Home pages. Congrats to Barnstable FD
Capt Ed Guilford retired after 31 years and to new Capt
11-18-16 - Added several more Fireboats:
Lake Havasu City, AZ - Fireboat
Lake Powell, AZ - Fireboat
West Taney/Branson, MO - Fireboat
Memphis, TN - Fireboat 1
Huntington, WV - Fireboat 1
Marieta, OH - Fireboat 1
Havre de Grace, MD - Fireboat
11-16-16 - Update Home Pages. New Carver Engine 1, Engine 2, Engine 3, Engine 4. New Lakeville Tower 1, Car 1. New Duxbury Car 1, update Engine 3. Updated Plympton C-3. Updates to related Rosters, Stations, Department pages.
11-15-16 - The process of adding new
Fireboat Pages from our West Coast visit continues,
including a few from CANADA::
Drumheller, Alberta, Cowichan, BC...
From CALIFORNIA:: CALIFORNIA BOATS, Alameda, CA; Eureka-Humboldt Bay, CA; Long Beach, CA Boats; Long Beach FB 15, Long Beach FB 20; Los Angeles Fireboats, LAFD FB 1, LAFD FB 2, LAFD FB 3, LAFD FB 4, LAFD FB 5; LA County FB 110 & 310, LA County Lifeguards; Monterey, CA; Oakland, CA; Orange County-Dana Point; Orange County-Newport Beach; Orange County-Sunset-Huntington; Redwood City, CA; Richmond, CA; San Diego Harbor Police Fireboats 1&2, Fireboats 3, 4, and 5; San Diego Lifeguards; San Francisco Fireboats; San Francisco FB1, San Francisco FB2, San Francisco FB3; Sausalito-S Marin, CA; Tiburon, CA. Believe it or not...Still more to come!
11-11-16 - Updated Home pages. Added new
Falmouth Engine 25,
Engine 20 spare,
Falmouth Cert 1 vehicle, and
11-05-16 - Updated Home Pages. Added new apparatus:
Note JBCC E412
Hyannis Fire Chief Brunelle Retires 10-31-16.
Added new ARFF Pages Seattle-Tacoma International ARFF, Portland, OR ARFF, John Wayne-Orange County ARFF, Grand Canyon ARFF. John Wayne - Orange County Airport Drill.
10-30-16 - Updated Home Pages. Updated the
Fireboats Main Page and updated each of the
fireboat pages posted on 10-13-16. Added new fireboat pages
Vancouver, BC FB1; Vancouver, BC FB4; Vancouver, BC FB5; Victoria, BC FB 1 & 2.
Bellingham, WA; Kingston-North Kitsap, WA; Pasco, WA; Port Townsend-East Jefferson, WA; Ridgefield-Clark County, WA; Seattle, WA; Tacoma, WA 1; Tacoma, WA 2; Tacoma, WA 3; Vancouver, WA; West Pierce, WA.
Astoria, OR; North Bend, OR; Portland, OR FB 6; Portland, OR FB 17 old and FB 17 new; Portland, OR FB 21; Port of Portland, OR FB 80.
10-13-16 - Added several new pages to Fireboats Feature
Seattle Fireboat 1, Seattle Fireboat 2, Seattle Fireboat Chief Seattle, Seattle Fireboat Leschi, and Seattle other boats. Tacoma, WA Fireboat "Commencement". Tacoma FB "Defiance" and Tacoma FB "Destiny". Much more to follow.
09-21-16 - Added a couple new ARFF Pages for Pocatello, ID and Pasco, WA.
09-09-16 - Sad to announce the passing of my friend and fellow retired COMM FD Firefighter Fred Lewis. RIP Fredie. Added a number of new Fireboat pages including: Pittsburgh PA, Wheeling WV, Covington KY, Louisville KY, St Louis MO, Peoria IL, Moline IL, Davenport IA, Clinton IA, and St Paul MN. .
Barnstable County Firefighter Entry Level Screening Exam
scheduled for November 2016.
08-28-16 Added feature for Working Fire Marstons Mills. Hyannis Fire Chief Harold Brunelle announced intention to retire soon.
08-26-16 Updated Home Pages. Updated Harwich C63, new Wellfleet E94, updated other Wellfleet appar info, Orleans Station page and Roster u/d, added new Feature on Air Force One visit 2016 and Sandwich FF Robert George retirement.
08-16-16 Updated Cotuit Engine 265. Updated Joint Base Cape Cod apparatus including adding new Engine 412 and Ambulance 424, as well as updating the 179th and 180th Army National Guard units. Updated Haz Mat Page units. . Updated a few Rosters. Added new pages and photos to Fireboats Feature including new New Bedford Marine 38 and new Fall River Marine 1. Also Jamestown, RI Marine 1, and boats from Watch Hill, RI.
08-12-16 Added feature Hyannis 2nd Alarm Alberto's Ristorante & Lounge.
08-10-16 Updated Home Pages. Changes to
Harwich apparatus numbering:
C62 now Deputy,
C63 will be
duty officer vehicle, A62 is now
A72, A63 is now
A74, C72 is
now C79. New Bourne
A135. New JBCC USCG
A424, New JBCC E412.
New Plymouth Dive trailer and
Added new features COMM Disp Jeff Gifford retired and Mass DFS Haz Mat Dist 1 training at COMM. Bourne 2nd Alarm at Transfer Station.
07-27-16 Updated Home Pages. Added photos of new Cotuit Engine 265 and of a 2nd Alarm House Fire on Main Street Cotuit on July 27, 2016
07-20-16 Updated Home Pages. Updated Duxbury C3, C4, C5. Updated Mattapoisett refurbished E2. New Wareham EMS Car 740 and Wareham FD S-3.
07-10-16 Updated Home Pages. Added photo feature on Falmouth FD Promotional Ceremony July 8, 2016.
07-07-16 Updated Home Pages. Updated photo of new Falmouth Car 14. Also added a new feature of a visit to FDNY E273-L129.
06-28-16 Updated Home Pages. Added new apparatus: Barnstable Marine 219, Brewster Ambulance 243, Dennis Ambulance 106, Lower Cape Ambulance 599, Yarmouth Car 551. Also updated photos Yarmouth ATV 567.. Falmouth new Deputy Chief Scott Thrasher... Congrats!
06-26-16 Updated Home Pages. Updated Mattapoisett Car 1, Unit 1, Middleboro Car 94, new Wareham Marine 4. Also added some new fire-rescue boat photos including Fairhaven, Ma M25, Mamaroneck, NY Marine 2, and a RARE FDNY historic photo of "Fire Fighter" as Marine 5.
06-19-16 Updated Home Pages. Added new feature on Long Island Antique Fire Apparatus Epic Photo Shoot held on June 12, 2016.
06-13-16 Added feature page for new Chatham Fire Headquarters. Updated Chatham Station page. Added photo feature Wetdown & Christening new Islip, Long Island Fireboat
06-12-16 Added and updated a few Fireboat Pages.... new Islip, LI, NY fireboat, Wantagh, LI, NY Fireboat, Freeport, LI, NY Fireboat.. Updated a few more LI, NY Fireboat pages.
06-08-16 Updated Home pages. Sorry for delay in updating, it was an uploading problem more than an updating issue. Recent updates include: New Boston Marine 2 and updated Boston Fireboat pages.. CONGRATS to new Falmouth Fire Chief Michael Small. Chatham has opened their new Fire Headquarters.. Retired Mattapoisett Fire Chief Donald "Woody" Wood passed away May 22, 2016 and retired Oak Bluffs Fire Chief Dennis Alley passed away on May 30, 2016.
05-22-16 Updated Home Pages. Updated and added several new apparatus including: New Falmouth Car 13, Car 14, Car 33. New Harwich Ambulance 75. New BCTRT Dive 910 bus. New Eastham new ATV-159. New Lower Cape Ambulance 598 and new Provincetown Ambulance 198. Also new Wareham Ambulance 1. Updated some associated rosters and station pages.
05-15-16 Added feature on Barnstable Train Derailment Evacuation & MCI Drill May 14, 2016
05-10-16 Added feature of Sandwich 2nd Alarm Brush Fire on Atkins Road May 10, 2016.
05-02-16 Updated Home Pages. Added new feature on Working Structure Fire in Centerville on May 2, 2016. Also if note is the recent passing of retired CCH RN Faye Everson on April 23, 2016.
04-21-16 Updated some Home Pages. Added new apparatus for Barnstable Sandy Neck Trailer, Barnstable new Boat Marine 219, State DCR Car 2, Duxbury Forestry 49, Mattapoisett Marine 1, Updated some photos Brewster HR241, E234, E239, Onset E1, Updated several associated Roster and Station pages. Added new feature with Mashpee Working Fire Park Place Way.. Former Dennis FD, State Fire Tower spotter, news reporter, and well known Fire photographer Harold "Buzzy" Cobb passed away at age 73 on April 20, 2016.
04-17-16 Added new feature 2016 Carver Plymouth County Brush Breaker Drill.
04-14-16 Updated Home Pages. Added a "new" Fire
Station Barnstable Sta.2. Added some NEW Cape apparatus:
BCTRT Dive trailer, COMM
Marine 314, Hyannis
new Forestry 40,
and ATV 567.
Added a few photos to
Salisbury, MD Fireboat page and to Cape Cod Fire Rescue
Page 5. .
Congrats to Hyannis FD for getting new Fire Headquarters approved on April 9, 2016!..
04-12-16 Updated Home Pages. Added several new Fireboat Pages including: Colonial Beach, VA, Benedict, MD, Cobb Island, MD, Deale, MD, Newburg, MD, Shady Side, MD, and Solomons, MD. Updated several other pages including Maryland Fireboats and Virginia Fireboats.
04-07-16 Added several new Fireboat pages including: Mobile, AL Fireboat 2, Orange Beach, AL, Niceville, FL, Panama City, FL, Pensacola, FL, and Savannah, GA. Also added photos to Palm Beach International, FL ARFF..
03-24-16 Added new pages to Fireboat Feature: Miami-Dade County, FL Fireboat 1 and Fireboat 2. Also several photos of City of Miami Fireboat 1. Added a new airport to the ARFF Feature - Daytona Beach International Airport ARFF.
03-15-16 Updated Home pages. Updated ARFF Pages and added new pages for Fort Myers, Fl Page Field and Southwest Fla International Airport. Also added two new fireboat pages: Fort Myers, FL and Iona-McGregor, FL Fireboats
02-25-16 Updated Home Pages. Posted features on previous stories: Retirement of Falmouth Fire Chief Mark Sullivan and Mashpee FD Training. New feature posted of Fall River General Alarm Mill Fire Feb 20, 2016.
02-19-16 Updated Home Pages. Added new Eastham Ambulances A162 and A163.
02-16-16 Added new feature - 3rd Alarm in Marstons Mills Feb 15, 2016.
02-10-16 Updated Home Pages. Retired Marion Fire Chief Richard Guerzoni passed away Feb 9, 2016 at age 61. Final full 2015 Run Stats are posted... 63,779 calls on Cape Cod in 2015.
01-29-16 Updated Home Pages. New Cotuit Car 261 and Car 269. New Hyannis Ambulance 831. Updated photos of Harwich Amb 62. Added feature of Harwich Promotion Captain Craig Thorton and Recognition of several members. Congratulations to retiring State Fire Marshal Stephen Coan who served Massachusetts for 20 years overseeing the implementation of a number of important fire prevention and fire support services including the State's Hazardous Materials Response Teams, the Incident Support Units, Rehab Units, and much more! Best wishes Marshal Coan.
01-16-16 Updated a few pages.
01-15-16 Updated Home Pages. Added new Falmouth Engine 24 in service at West Falmouth. Falmouth Fire Chief Mark Sullivan retired. Falmouth new Acting Fire Chief Mike Small.
01-12-16 Added feature: Barnstable Fire Dept says Goodbye to Ret FF Billy Fleming.
01-09-16 Updated Run Stats for 2015. Yarmouth #1 official totals at 7,096, up slightly from initial estimated total.
01-08-16 Updated Home Pages. Added some new apparatus. Updated photos Rochester Tower 1, new Onset Squad 1, Lakeville Amb 1, Middleboro Car 91, Carver EMS Car 3, Yarmouth Ambulance 55.
01-06-16 Updated Home Pages. Added new
Orleans C171 photo.
Posted UNOFFICIAL 2015 RUN STATS. Congrats to Harwich LT Mike Mason upon retirement and to newly promoted Harwich Lt Justyne Walorz. Posted info on services for Ret Barnstable FF William "Bill" Fleming. .
01-01-16 Updated Home Pages. Added new feature: Barnstable New Years Day Splash! Also added a few new Patches to the Patch pages.
12-31-15 HAPPY NEW YEAR 2016! Updated Home Pages. New Sandwich Car 441, reassigned Harwich Car 60, Car 71. Updated several Roster Pages and some station pages to reflect current assignments.
12-29-15 HAPPY NEW YEAR 2016! Updated Home Pages. Added new COMM Car 302. . Added several new features: On The Road Again 1-Maryland, On The Road Again 2-Virginia, On The Road Again 3-Savannah GA, On The Road Again 4-Florida, On The Road Again 5-North Carolina, and On The Road Again 6-New York City,
12-23-15 WISHING EVERYONE A MERRY CHRISTMAS! Updated Home Pages. Added a few new Special Feature "Gifts" for you to enjoy: Falmouth Fords Retired, Onset Ladder 1 End of an Era,. Long Island Stump Jumpers, New Jersey Brush Trucks, Florida Brush Trucks, .Also note that Oak Bluffs has occupied their new fire headquarters and Falmouth has purchased a used engine. .
12-20-15 Added several new Fireboat Pages to Fireboat Feature: Charlotte NC FB-38, Coarnelius-Lemley NC FB-4, Fairfax County VA FB-420, Henrico VA FB-2, Jacksonville FL Fireboats Page 1, Page 2, Page 3, Page 4, FDNY New Marine 6 "William M. Feehan", Prince George's County MD FB-858 .
12-09-15 Reorganized and added some new pages for the FDNY Historical Fireboats in the Fireboats Pages..
12-04-15 Updated Home Pages. Onset placed new Ladder 1 in service and retired their 1971 Maxim open cab 85' aerial. Note: Retired Harwich Fire Chief Robert Hudson, Age 80 passed away Sept 15, 2015 in Florida.
12-02-15 Updated a couple more Fire Boat pages.... Jacksonville, FL. REMEMBERING THE WORCESTER6 DEC 3, 1999
12-01-15 Updated Home Pages. Added a number of new Fire Boat Pages: Chesapeake, MD FB-2, Kent Island, MD FB-1, Romancoke-United Communities FB-9, Deale, MD FB-42, Marbury, MD Dist 10 FB-8, Avenue, MD Dist 7 FB-5, Newport News, VA FB-1, Norfolk, VA FB-1 and FB-13, Virginia Beach, VA FB-1, Savannah, GA Marine 1, and a new FDNY Historic photo of Cornelious W. Lawrence/
11-22-15 CCFD.com sadly reports the passing of good friend and former Hyannis FF/Paramedic Brett Grandaw, age 55, on Nov 18, 2015. Kent Farrenkopf sworn in as the new Eastham FD Fire Chief on November 20, 2015.
11-15-15 Updated Home Pages. Falmouth has taken Engine 20, Engine 24, Breaker 16, and Breaker 17 OUT OF SERVICE permanently. New Onset Ladder 1 arrives. Check out video of progress with new Oak Bluffs Fire Station.
11-11-15 Added some photos from the Harwich Fire Dept Promotional Ceremony for Lieutenant and Deputy Chief .David Leblanc. Also completed posting of a large number of new Fireboat Pages and photos.... see Fireboat Page and Newest Updates for complete list of CT, NY, NJ, DE, and MD boats added.
11-10-15 Updated Home Pages. Added feature on Orleans FD at Fire Academy and another On The Road Trip to New Jersey-Delaware.
10-30-15 Updated Home Pages. Chatham LT-189, Harwich C60,. Added photo feature of Sandwich FD at smoke house.
10-29-15 Posted new Feature of Hyannis Barnstable Municipal Airport Disaster Drill conducted on Oct 28, 2015.
10-27-15 Updated Home Pages. Apparatus includes Orleans Ambulance 172., update Marine 601. New Truro Fire Chief Tim Collins and announcement of Kent Farrenkopf as the next Eastham Fire Chief . Also David LeBlanc as next Deputy Chief in Harwich.
10-23-15 Updated Home Pages. Added new Rochester Tower Ladder, updated B195.
10-18-15 Poster new photo feature - On The Road - Connecticut and Long Island, NY Fire Stations, Trucks, and Fireboats.
10-12-15 Posted feature on Our Great Summer Adventure of 2015 with fire stations, apparatus, and scenic photos from 24 state cross country trip.
10-10-15 Updated and added several pages of Fireboats from Long island New York including Babylon, Bay Shore, Bayville, East Islip, Northport, and West Islip and well as several other Long Island Fire Rescue Boats.
10-09-15 Updated and added several new pages of Fireboats from Connecticut including Branford, Bridgeport, Fairfield, Guilford, Milford, Mystic, and Stratford. Added several new historic FDNY Fireboat photos
09-28-15 Updated Home Pages. New Hyannis Car 801, reassigned Car 807, Car 830
09-26-15 Updated Home Pages. Added photo feature Rhode Island Antique Fire Apparatus meet Sept 20, 2015.
09-22-15 Added Sept 21, 2015 Mashpee Working Fire on Timberlane Drive.. Photos of new Chatham Tower Ladder 189. Added new photos of Providence Marine 1 and Warwick Marine 4.
09-13-15 Updated several Rosters. Added a couple FDNY Historic photos P13.
09-10-15 Updated Home Pages and several Department Pages..
09-09-15 Updated Home Pages. Updated several apparatus pages:
Updated photo Bourne E125.
Sandwich new Car 442, "new" Car 443, updated Car 449, Car 455, Car 467. Updated Sandwich Roster:
Falmouth new Ambulance 36, updated C13, C14, A38, A39. Updated Falmouth Roster
West Barnstable updated Car 291.
Dennis updated Ambulance 106
Chatham new Car 391, updated C392. updated F187
Eastham new Marine 153, Marine 154.
Wellfleet updated S-80.
Truro new Car 471
Provincetown new Car 191
Onset new Squad 3
CAPECODFD.COM CELEBRATING 15 YEARS ON THE WEB SINCE 9-11-2000
09-07-15 Added new historic FDNY Fireboat photos to Pg 13 and Pg 14. Also added photos of Boston Marine 1 responding and Massport Marine 32.
08-30-15 Updated Home Pages. Added feature for COMM FD Charlie Faria retirement and a Haz Mat Call in Marion on Aug 18, 2015. New fire chief in Marion Brian Jackvony..
08-15-15 Added some new FDNY Historic fireboat photos P12 and P13. Also added new pages of Port of Houston Fire boats and New Orleans FD Fireboat.
07-17-15 Update. Congrats to COMM Capt Paul Rhude, selected as Nantucket's next Fire Chief. Updated Fireboat Feature with pictures from Cleveland, Detroit, Chicago, and Milwaukee. A few new deliveries (not included at this time).Falmouth new Amb 36, Mattapoisett new Amb, and sandwich new Car 442.
07-01-15 Updated Home Pages. Added photo feature of Hyannis Lt Knowlton retirement..
06-13-15 Added feature with photos from 2015 Lynnfield SPAAMFAA Fire apparatus Muster..
06-04-15 Updated Home pages. Added new Plymouth Forestry Engine 8-1. Also updated photos of Plymouth Rescue 1, Breaker 173, Breaker 375, and A-5.COMM has retired the 1967 Maxim Breaker 316 SANDWICH FD REGRETS PASSING OF RETIRED FIRE CHIEF FRED ALVEZI, AGE 88, ON JUNE 2, 2015
05-30-15 Updated Home Pages. Added new Wellfleet Tanker 96.
05-26-15 Updated Home Pages. Updated Nantucket A-3, Nantucket Airport Station, Truck 1, and Truck 2.
05-15-15 Posted photos from a Working fire in Bourne at the former IHOP.
05-12-15 Updated Home Pages. Added several new and several updated apparatus from Martha's Vineyard including: Aquinnah C-310, T-333, R-361. Chilmark ATV, Jet Ski. Tisbury M-667, M-668. Oak Bluffs C-500, Amb Oscar 91, Oscar 92, new Engine 522, M-569., MCI Trailer. Edgartown new Engine 221, new Tanker 233. Photos of temporary Oak Bluffs stations and new station construction.
05-08-15 Updated Home Pages. Added new Mashpee Forestry 357. Posted a feature called ON THE ROAD AGAIN! Winter Trip 2015 that features photos of a lot of Florida stations and apparatus as well as Punta Cana and even a few fireboats.
05-05-15 Posted a feature on the Cuttyhunk Island Prescribed Burn conducted on May 4, 2015. ALso updated Cuttyhunk photos of Station, Engine 1, Engine 2, Utility, Cuttyhunk Profile, and Patch page.
05-03-15 Posted feature photos from the 7th Annual PTown Run to the Top held on May 2, 2015.
05-01-15 Added COMM Wrecker and feature of Hyannis Fire at Hyannis Yacht Club.
04-29-15 Updated Home Pages. Added or changed the following apparatus pages: Dennis new Amb 104, West Barnstable new Forestry 288, BCTRT Truck 905, Trailer 906, Trailer 907, Trailer 908, Sandwich DEP, Tech, Haz, Harwich Tech. Orleans Dive trailer. Also updated some Roster and Station pages related to apparatus changes..
04-26-15 Updated Home Pages. Added Plymouth/Carver Brush Breaker Drill and some updates to FDNY Fireboats P13. Also added West Barnstable Forestry 288.. Update Duxbury ATV, DCR Dist 2 ATV, Middleboro ATV, Onset ATV,
04-18-15 Updated Home Pages. Added photos from Brush Fire Training at Crane Wildlife in Falmouth April 18, 2015. NOTE: Crosby's retired from BSO Dispatch effective April 10, 2015.
04-17-15 Added Photos from Barnstable County Tech Rescue Team Dive Drill in Bourne April 16, 2015. NOTE: CAPE WIDE NEWS IS NOW FOUND AT CAPECOD.COM (no longer with WXTK.)
04-07-15 Updated Home Pages. New Mashpee
Car 373. New
photo feature on
RIT Train the Trainer at COMM FD April 7, 2015.
Run Stats for 2014 updated.
04-04-15 Added some Historic FDNY Fireboat photos Page 12, Page 13, and some Marine 9 photos. HAPPY EASTER! Eastham FD regrets to announce passing of Ret Capt Brian Edmunds. OBIT
03-28-15 Updated Home Pages. New Wellfleet A-97 and A-98, and new S-80. Added Sandwich ATV. Updated Orleans C-171. Cape Tech Rescue vehicles relocated from Brewster to Harwich. Sandwich has a "new" station "Station 19" at the Canal Power Plant housing their Foam Tanker 465.
03-21-15 Updated ARFF CRASH TRUCK features with new photos for Otis/MMR and Punta Cana, and new pages added for Fort Lauderdale, Palm Beach, and Naples Florida. Added Guest Photo Feature of Cocoa Florida Boat Fire by Ben Dottridge.
03-19-15 Update Home Pages. New apparatus including
and Bourne's Mass Dist 1
Haz Mat ORU Truck
NEW BOURNE FIRE CHIEF Norman "Spanky" Sylvester.
Note passing of Provincetown Fire Rescue District Chief Ronald White
New features on North Charleston SC Fire Museum, and a COMM Car Fire.
03-17-15 Back from Vacation. Updated and added some new pages and photos to Fireboats feature. Alexandria, Va Baltimore MD Charleston SC Jacksonville FL Miami New York City Port Canaveral FL Tampa More updates to follow.
02-13-15 Added several historic FDNY Fireboat photos to Page 13.
02-10-15 A couple events posted. Chili Challenge coming March 1, 2015.
02-04-15 Updated Home Pages. Added several new Historic FDNY Fireboat images to P12, P13, P14. Minor update to Hyannis run stats. Updated a few other pages.
01-15-15 Updated Home Pages. Joint Base Cape Cod - MMR E407, Middleboro FF-3. Preliminary RUN STATS for 2014 show some significant changes in department ranking! FALMOUTH FD to #1!
01-02-15 HAPPY NEW YEAR 2015! Added a few historical photos of FDNY Fireboats to P13 and P14.
12-31-14 Added Photo Feature of Retirement of Hyannis FD Capt Craig Farrenkopf
12-30-14 Added Photo Feature Retirement of COMM Lt John Tavares.
12-27-14 Updated Home Pages. Added new Bourne . Also pictures of new Middleboro Forestry 3 and the Joint Base Cape Cod Engine 407 just delivered. Added a photo feature on COMM Medflight Dec 27, 2014.
12-21-14 Added new photo feature Mashpee Structure Fire Great Neck Road North.
12-19-14 Added new photo of FDNY Fireboat David A Boody P12.
12-14-14 Updated Home Pages. Added new Harwich Ambulance 73. Added photo feature on COMM Santa 2014 and Stuff-a-Bus 2014.
12-08-14 Posted feature on Falmouth 2nd Alarm Spring Bars Road at 00:50 hrs Dec 8, 2014.
12-06-14 Added a new Historic FDNY Fireboat photo Thomas Willet on P13.
12-03-14 Posted feature on Hyannis Structure Fire Village Marketplace 241 Steve's Street.
12-02-14 Remembering Worcester Dec 3, 1999 15 Years Later
12-01-14 Updated Home Pages. Update photo of COMM A-327. Added feature on Falmouth Stump Dump Fire Blacksmith shop Road.
11-19-14 Updated Home Pages. Added new COMM A324, A327. Added new Historic FDNY Fireboat photos to FDNY Page 13.
11-14-14 Added several historic FDNY Fireboat photos to Fireboat Feature FDNY P12, P13, P14.
11-10-14 Added features to recognize Veteran's Day 2014 and of the Hyannis BMA In Flight Emergency landing at the airport Nov 10.
10-28-14 Updated Home Pages.
New Brewster Ambulance 244, updated Harwich C-70, updated Orleans Marine 601, new Duxbury Squad 1. Updated station photos PTown Sta 5, DRC Dist 1 Shawme, Duxbury HQ, Plymouth Station 7, Harwich Police. Updated some rosters. Added a feature on COMM Appliance Fire 102814.
10-26-14 Added some more historic FDNY Fireboat photos to Page 13.
10-24-14 Updated some Roster, Station, and Department Pages. This included an update of the newest Sandwich FD radio number assignments.
10-14-14 Updated Home Pages. Posted arrangements and times for retired Hyannis FF Robert McGorty. Also added a number of Historic FDNY Fireboat photos to Fireboats section, P12, P13, P14. Added a fun audio clip of the FDNY wishing well to retiring Brooklyn Dispatcher 102.
10-12-14 Updated Home Pages. Updated Bourne E124 photo, Sandwich C441, C442. Added several photos to the Historic FDNY Fireboats P12 and P14. Also check out a very cool audio on You Tube of the FDNY Fireboat Radio Roll Call test in 1938. Added a new feature called ON THE ROAD 2014 with some photos of stations and apparatus from the PA-DE-MD area. Also added a feature from the Sandwich Fire Department's 2014 Open House.
10-09-14 Added a feature on COMM Fire Dept recognition and promotions Oct 6, 2014. Note: Retired Hyannis FF Robert McGorty has passed away Oct 8, 2014.
09-25-14 Revised and Updated Home Pages. Added new Harwich Forestry 67, Car 70, updated Marine 77. New Yarmouth C561, Marine 563. Updated Orleans Marine 602. New COMM ATV 309. Added feature of Maxim 100th Anniversary at Greenwood Sept 20, 2014. Added some more FDNY Fireboat historical pictures P12, P13, P14 and a new page with the Anne Arundel County, MD Fireboat 19.
09-21-14 We regret to announce the passing of
Horace Manley "Gus" Crosby III (Uncle Gus) on
Sept 19, 2014 at age 73. My mentor in the fire
department. A 33 year member of the COMM FD. His
leadership, commitment, passion, humor, and
friendship will be missed by all who knew him .
09-10-14 Updated Home pages. Celebrating 14 Years Serving the Universe on the web since 9-11-2000. Thank you all for your support and visits! Stay safe out there!
09-08-14 Added photos of Hyannis 2nd Alarm at 135 Main Street.
09-03-14 Updated home pages. New Chatham A184 in service. New Dennis 9/11 Memorial to be dedicated on Sept 11, 2014.
09-01-14 Updated Home Pages. Added some more historic FDNY Fireboat photos to FDNY 12, FDNY 13, FDNY 14. Happy Labor Day 2014.
08-24-14 Posted Barnstable County Fire Chiefs 2014 Firefighter Entry Level Exam info
08-16-14 Updated Home Pages. Updated Sandwich C442, C449, C467, M439. Former Sandwich Air 449 out of service. Updated Mashpee F-353. New Wareham EMS A3 in service. Updated pictures on some Cape Cod fire rescue boat pages CC1 CC2 CC3 CC4 CC5 CC6 CC7. Updated some Rosters and other pages.
08-10-14 Updates. A few additional photos and an article added to Historic FDNY Fireboats page 12.
08-07-14 Several additional Historic FDNY Fireboat photos added to Pages 12 and 13. The collection of images are over 100 years old. The collection of historic FDNY fireboats on this site are perhaps the most comprehensive and extensive on the web thanks to those who have contributed them for all to enjoy!
08-06-14 Updated Home Pages. Added Medflight for COMM/WB at Mills Airport. Also added Harwich Marine 77, updated Orleans C171 and C179, New historic FDNY Fireboat photo was also recently added.
07-30-14 Updated some of the Dept Profiles.
07-24-14 Updated Home Pages. Added about 38 new historic photos of FDNY Fireboats Page 13, Page 14. Added some new ARFF photos to the Barnstable Municpal Airport page and from the Philadelphia International ARFF. Working on a few other page updates.
07-22-14 Added some additional guest photos to the
Sandwich 5th Alarm from June 26. Also added new page for
Stamford CT Fireboat, updated new
Wilmington, Delaware Fireboat, and guest photos of
St John and Mt Pleasant, SC fireboats.
Note: Sorry for being a little behind on some other badly needed updates. Been a little busy, or as they say, "Workin' on it."
07-01-14 Guest photos of the Sandwich 5 Alarm fire on June 26, 2014. Also added more historic FDNY Fireboat photos to Page 13 and Page 14.
06-25-14 Added photo features from Maxim Fire Apparatus 100th Anniversary held in Middleboro June 21, 2014 and photo feature from the Rhode Island Antique Fire Apparatus Society meet in Johnston RI on Sunday June 22, 2014.
06-22-14 Updated Home Pages. Added new photos of Fireboats... FDNY Page 14 "Archer" , the Cranston RI Marine 3, Dartmouth MA Marine 1, and new North Kingston RI Marine 5.
06-15-14 Updated Home Pages. Aquinnah new A-93, Chilmark new T-133, update E121, West Tisbury new B731, new ATV, mew Amb W-90, update E721, T733, T734 , Tisbury new S-641, Tech Rescue TR-3, update C610, E622, E623, Foam 8, Oak Bluffs ESU, update O-91, O-92, O-93, O-94, Edgartown M267. Updated associated Rosters, Stations.
05-27-14 Added a large number of historic FDNY Fireboat photos to the FDNY Fireboat Pages 12, 13, and 14. John "J.J." Burke new Sandwich Deputy Chief.
05-20-14 Updated Home Pages. New apparatus Bourne A133, Plympton A-2, Plympton B-183, reassigned Plympton E-3, Plymouth Rescue 1. New photos Marion B-127, E3, Tower 1. Orleans new Deputy Geoff Deering. Mashpee new Deputy Jack Phelan.
05-12-14 Updated Home Pages. Harwich new
Congratulations to Orleans retiring fire chief William Quinn Jr and new Fire Chief Anthony Pike. Also to new West Barnstable Deputy Chief David Paananan.
Added a few photos to Fireboats pages Guest FB 343 and FDNY P13
05-07-14 Updated a few pages. Added a couple new photos to FDNY Fireboats Page 14.
05-06-14 Updated Home Pages. Updated photo Orleans C166. Posted photo feature from the 2014 PTown Run to the Top. Please note that photos from this years event, as well as 2012 and 2013 are available for viewing and purchase at BRITTCROSBYPHOTOS.com.
04-29-14 Added Link to new CapeCodFD Videos page on YouTube. Check out various videos from incidents and events. Note Active Duty death of Duxbury Firefighter John E' "Jack" Thomas .
04-23-14 Added photo feature on Mashpee Brush Fire in conservation area near Compass Lane, Mashpee Neck on 04-22-14.
04-22-14 Updated Home Pages. Added some guest photos of Cotuit Fire on 4-21-14. Added a few Historic FDNY Fireboat photos to Page 13 and Page 14.
04-21-14 Added feature - Cotuit 2nd Alarm Santuit Road.
04-15-14 Added feature - West Barnstable House Fire Barnhill Road.
04-14-14 Updated Home Pages. Updated photos for Wellfleet C81, Harwich C60, C72, Brewster C231, Yarmouth E43, A57, COMM C308, F318, H311, Plymouth E8
04-12-14 Updated Home Pages. New COMM M310, C308, Bourne E123, B129, Falmouth Med 34. Updated photos Carver E1, F25, B26, T1 Features added: BMA Emergency Landing, Carver Recruit Graduation, Bourne Crane Accident, COMM Water Rescue.
04-10-14 Added some photos and updated information to
FDNY Fireboats Historic Pages
FDNY Page 12 Pre-1900, Page 13 1900-1950, and Page 14 1950-2000. Also added photos and updated some Cape Cod Fireboats Page 1, Page 2, Page 3, Page 4, Page 5. Added photos and update New Bedford area fire boats.
04-08-14 Added about 50 new Historic FDNY Fireboat pictures and split pages to fit them.... FDNY Page 12 Pre-1900, Page 13 1900-1950, and Page 14 1950-2000.
04-05-14 Update home pages.
Plymouth Police LODD 4/1/14 Officer Gregg Maloney, age 43.
Added a few historic photos to FDNY Page 13.
New COMM Marine 310.
Falmouth FD promotions include Deputy Chief Timothy Smith.
03-29-14 Wake & Funeral information for Boston FD Lt Edward Walsh and FF Michael Kennedy posted on Page 2.
03-27-14 Saddened by the tragic
loss of 2 Boston Firefighters on April 26, 2014 at Box 1579
at 298 Beacon St in the Back Bay. Lt Edward Walsh E33 and FF
Michael Kennedy L15.
Posted guest photos of Bourne 3rd Alarm and Cape Canaveral Fireboat.
03-20-14 Added some guest photos of the New Bedford Fireboat 41. HIT 2 MILLION VISITORS ON MAR 20, 2014!
03-17-14 Updated Home Pages. New apparatus including Barnstable A203, Plymouth Engine 7, Kingston Engine 1, Engine 3, Car 3.
03-09-14 Updated. Added a few more historical FDNY Fireboat photos and a couple guest photos of San Diego boats.
03-07-14 Updated Home Pages. Added feature from 10th Annual 2014 Hyannis Chili Challenge. Added a new Fireboat Page for Charleston SC Area with guest photos and added guest photos for Dartmouth MA Fireboat and San Francisco Fireboat. Also added links to some fireboat videos.
02-26-14 Updated Home Pages. Added feature on Sandwich House Fire Race Lane. Also made features for Hya BMA Inflight Jan 2014 and a fire on Russell Road Plymouth from Jan 2014. Updated 2013 Run Stats. 10th Annual Firefighters Chili Challange in Hyannis Sunday March 2, 2014.
02-18-14 Added photo feature... Punta Cana Vacation 2014 (sorry it was too nice not too!). Also added ARFF pages for Miami International and Punta Cana International airports.
02-03-14 Updated Home Pages. Added feature on Hyannis Mechanic Randall Retirement. Added some photos of FDNY fire boats on Page 13.
01-29-14 Updated Home Pages. Posted initial estimated 2013 Cape Cod Run Stats. New Mashpee A-362 in service. New Chilmark Tender 133 in service.
01-25-14 Updated Home Pages. Added a few photos of FDNY Fireboats Page 13. New Eastham Fire Chief Mark Foley. New Sandwich Fire Chief William Carrico.
01-12-14 Added COMM Working Fire off Rte 28 / Acadia Drive Marstons Mills.
12-31-13 HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014!
12-27-13 Added a couple historic photos of FDNY Fireboats Page 13.
12-14-13 Added a few historic color photos of FDNY Fireboats Page 13.
12-13-13 Update Home Pages. New apparatus
and Forestry 25.
Plympton has a new
Tanker 1. Update Bourne reassignments: new
Eng 125, new
Orleans renumbered a few units:
ATV 604 and
Added a few historic FDNY Fireboat photos.
Updated a bunch of Department Rosters.
Falmouth has new Run Cards and districts.
Check out Brewster Fire Rescue new Website.
12-10-13 Update Home Pages. Added a couple historic FDNY Fireboat pictures to FDNY Page 13
12-10-13 Update Home Pages. Added a couple historic FDNY Fireboat pictures to FDNY Page 13
12-07-13 New feature 2nd Alarm Hyannis 174 Main Street Dec 7, 2013.
12-02-13 Updated Home pages. Updated the
Worcester Six Tribute
from the Dec 3, 1999 fire.
A couple more FDNY Historic Fireboat photos added to Page 12.
11-26-13 Added a bunch of new historical FDNY Fireboat photos, updated Page 12 and added a new Page 13.
11-25-13 Updated Home Pages. Added new feature Dennis Capt Richard Farrenkopf Retirement and a Dennis Dryer Fire on Fenway.
11-21-13 Added photo feature of COMM Working Structure Fire Loomis Lane, Centerville on Nov 20, 2013.
11-16-13 Added another historical photo on FDNY Fireboats Page 12.
11-14-13 Added a few more historical photos on FDNY Fireboats Page 12.
12-08-13 Update Home Pages. Look Back at Crosby Yacht Yard Fire 10 Years Ago.
12-07-13 New feature 2nd Alarm Hyannis 174 Main Street Dec 7, 2013.
12-02-13 Updated Home pages. Updated the
Worcester Six Tribute
from the Dec 3, 1999 fire.
A couple more FDNY Historic Fireboat photos added to Page 12.
11-26-13 Added a bunch of new historical FDNY Fireboat photos, updated Page 12 and added a new Page 13.
11-25-13 Updated Home Pages. Added new feature Dennis Capt Richard Farrenkopf Retirement and a Dennis Dryer Fire on Fenway.
11-21-13 Added photo feature of COMM Working Structure Fire Loomis Lane, Centerville on Nov 20, 2013.
11-16-13 Added another historical photo on FDNY Fireboats Page 12.
11-14-13 Added a few more historical photos on FDNY Fireboats Page 12.
11-14-13 Updated some information added a few more photos on FDNY Fireboats Page 12.
11-11-13 Updated some information on FDNY Fireboats Page 12.
11-10-13 Updated Home Pages. Added a few more Historic FDNY Fireboats photos to the Fireboats special feature. Onset Acting Fire Chief Raymond Goodwin.
11-04-13 Updated and added a Historic FDNY Fireboats page to the Fireboats special feature.
10-29-13 Updated Home Pages. New Sandwich C467, C455, rehab TL450. New Bourne C141, C144. Delivery of Engine 121. A couple minor additions to Fireboats section FDNY Old Boats.
10-27-13 Updated Home Pages. New feature on Falmouth 2nd Alarm structure fire on Route 28. Added some more historical photos of FDNY Fireboats.
10-20-13 Updated Home Pages. New Orleans Ambulance 174. Added more RARE and HISTORICAL FDNY Fireboat photos thanks to John Landers.
10-13-13 Feature of Farewell to Onset Fire Chief Howie Andersen.
10-12-13 Initial photos of the services for retired Onset Fire Chief Howard B. "Howie" Andersen.
10-10-13 Updated Home Pages. New feature on COMM Boat Operator Training Class. Also added some more historic and extremely rare FDNY Fireboat pictures to FDNY Old Boats page.
10-05-13 Updated Home Pages. New Sandwich Ambulance 456. Onset Fire Dept regrets to announce the passing of recently retired, long time Fire Chief Howard B Andersen on Oct 4, 2013.
09-30-13 Added feature that somehow got lost in the shuffle... Hyannis Lt Don Chase Retired July 2, 2013. Sorry for the delay on that one!
09-29-13 Updated Home Pages. Updated photos of
A326. Page for
11, 2013 Remembering. Page for
Cotuit Night Medflight .
Added some new Historic photos of FDNY Fireboats on FDNY Page 2.
09-18-13 Updated Home Pages. New units Orleans Car 179, Provincetown Amb 197, Mashpee C-372., Wareham C-4. Reassigned units Hyannis Car 807, Orleans Car 171 and Car 166. New look for West Barnstable Forestry 290. Refurbished Wareham Rescue 1. New Feature on Provincetown Drill with Sandwich Fire Boat 439.
09-09-13 Updated Home Pages & New Formating.
CAPECODFD.COM TURNS 13 SEPT 11, 2013!
Updated Tisbury Fire Station and Nantucket Memorial Airport Station pages. Removed Tisbury old Station 2, Police EMS barn, and Nantucket Airports old Sta 2.
08-23-13 Minor update. Posted new Brewster FD patch and updated Patch Pages.
08-22-13 Updated Home Pages. New apparatus including: Eastham Engine 155, Barnstable Forestry 212, Wellfleet Car 81, Hyannis Car 802, CCNS Forestry 277 and Fuels 1, Brewster Car 249, Brewster Mule now ATV 245, Harwich C60 & C72. Updated COMM C320, Orleans LT176, MMR Trailer 413 OOS transferred to BCTRT Dive Trailer 908, , Dennis A105 now assigned Station 2, E112 back to Dennis Sta 1. Made associated changes to Station pages. Added a few more Historic Fireboat guest photos to FDNY Fire Boats Page 2.
08-18-13 Updated Home Pages. Added Fireboat
New Feature Orange County Choppers "Fire Bike.
08-15-13 Added historical FDNY Fireboat photos FDNY P2
08-01-13 Updated Home Pages. New apparatus.
Engine 1. Barnstable County Tech Rescue Team
Updated Brewster Dept page. Added feature page Sandwich Fireboat 439, added photos of new Mystic CT Fireboat, updated Cape Cod boat pages adding newer Barnstable, Dennis, Orleans, Sandwich, Yarmouth boats.
Note Middleborough LODD David Brier July 22, 2013.
07-18-13 Updated Home Pages. New feature COMM Deputy Chiefs. Update Falmouth Cars 11, 13 and 14.
07-11-13 Updated Home Pages. Posted new feature
Retirement of Hyannis FPO LT Don Chase. Updated
and Car 301.
06-29-13 Posted new feature - COMM FIRE Passes Command with retired Chief John Farrington and new Chief Mike Winn.
06-28-13 COMM Chief Farrington retired and Fire Chief Michael Winn is the new COMM FD Chief. MORE TO COME
06-23-13 Updated Home Pages. Added Sandwich Marine 439. Updated Duxbury A1, A2, S2, and Forestry 49. Updated Kingston Boat. Updated Middleboro C1, C3, C4, E2, E6, S2. Updated Rochester A207 and A208. Updated Marion C1 and Breaker 127. Updated Lakeville HQ.
06-09-13 Updated Home Pages. Updated photo Plymouth L2, A3, A5. C6. Photos from Lynnfield Muster 2013. Photos of new Sandwich Fire Boat M-439. Note: Bourne new Deputy Chief David Pelonzi. Note passing of retired Yarmouth Fire Chief John H. Clemence.
05-29-13 Updated Home Pages. Feature on Nantucket FD Welcomes Heroes.
05-08-13 Updated Home Pages. New feature on Falmouth Controlled burn at Crane Wildlife on May 6. Also new Falmouth C-28. Updated photos of West Barnstable Tender 286.
05-06-13 Updated Home Pages. Added new feature
Provincetown Run to the Top 2013.
NOTE: I have started a new SmugMug photos page known as BrittCrosbyPhotos.com. Many more photos from the Run to the Top 2013 can be seen and ordered if you would like! Check it out.
04-30-13 Updated Home Pages. New Mashpee Engine 351. Added a few features: COMM Brush fire Curry Lane. Mashpee Brush Fire Park Place Way. Impressive Controlled brush burn at MMR.
04-28-13 New feature Hyannis 2nd Alarm Enterprise Road.
04-20-13 Updated Home Pages. New Plymouth C1, C2, C4, C5, refurbed Ladder 2, Plymouth EMS (Brewster Amb) units AT1, A2, A3, A5, A6. New Kingston Boat, refurbished Ladder 1. Updated photos of Kingston Special Hazards and former E3 now out of service. Updated photos of DCR Dist 2 Breaker 19 and Tanker 1. Updated photo Mashpee C371. Mashpee E351 is out of service until new E-One is delivered. New feature of Four Hyannis Fires on Pilgrim Ln and Baxter Rd at the same time.
04-13-13 Added feature COMM House Fire Westwind Circle Osterville with a Firefighter MAYDAY called.
04-06-13 Updated Home Pages. Updated photos West Barnstable Tender 286, COMM Forestry 317.
04-03-13 Updated Home Pages.
House fire on Nottingham Dr, Centerville. New COMM Fire
Chief Michael Winn announced. Oak Bluffs Chief Forend to retire. Brewster
Ambulance takes over EMS in Plymouth.
Created a new page for audio and video links.
03-31-13 Updated Home pages. New Carver
Carver Hovercraft, new
Unit 1, updated photos
Yarmouth F 49,
Onset Ladder 1.
Special Feature New Carver Breaker 27. Special feature Onset Recruit Training. Special Feature COMM House Fire Hitching Post lane.
Over 600 members of
Cape Cod Fire Departments Facebook page in 2 weeks!
03-23-13 Added feature from Barnstable County Wildfire brush breaker training drill at MMR today.
03-17-13 Added feature.
Brush Fire Sandwich Power Lines.
Updated photo of refurbished Duxbury Engine 1.
03-17-13 Added feature Taunton 3rd Alarm Oak Street.
03-14-13 Updated Home Pages. New
Harwich A73. New
Truro ATV, and updated photos
Truro A486 and
Tech Rescue Unit,
Trailer 1 and
Trailer 2. Updated photos
Red Cross 227.
New Wellfleet Fire Chief Richard Pauley Jr
Updated Frequencies for 800 Mhz Trunking System.
Cape Cod Fire Departments is now on Facebook Join us for the latest.
03-10-13 Updated Home Pages. Guest photos page has some pictures from last weeks North Falmouth 2nd alarm House Fire. New feature Hyannis 2 alarm House Fire on Irving Ave this morning. Feature photos from 9th Annual Cape Cod Firefighters Chili Challenge held today in Hyannis.
03-01-13 RADIO RE-BANDING HAS OCCURRED ON
CAPE. Scanners may need re-programming to work. See Headline
Falmouth FD retired Fire Chief James Rogers passed away.
Bourne Deputy Chief Dan Doucette is retiring.
02-27-13 Added feature Centerville House Fire.
02-24-13 Updated Home Pages. Falmouth House Fire. Wellfleet Fire Chief Daniel Silverman will retire at the end of the month. Congrats! New Wellfleet Chief will be Richard Pauley Jr.
02-01-13 Added page remembering BSO Dispatcher James Verrochi. Also added photos from Bourne House Fire Oak Bluffs Rd Jan 27.
01-29-13 Updated Home Pages. Info of services for BSO Dispatcher Jimmy Verrochi.
01-27-13 Updated Home Pages. Barnstable
refurbished. Red Cross
House Fire Oak Bluffs Rd.
NOTE: BSO Dispatcher Jimmy Verrochi passed away on Jan 23, 2013. Info to follow regarding services..
01-13-13 Updated Home Pages. New COMM F317. Preliminary 2012 Run Stats posted.
01-06-13 Updated a few pages. West Barnstable E294 back in service after refurb.
HAPPY NEW YEAR 2013!
12-31-12 Updated Home Pages. Updated some News pages.
MERRY CHRISTMAS FROM CAPECODFD!
12-21-12 Updated Home Pages. Updated Radio Pages
with new "Narrow Band" EMS frequencies.
12-16-12 Update of Home Pages. Feature with 2012 Stuff-A-Bus.
12-05-12 Update of Home Pages. Hyannis HR821. New MMR Crash Truck 405. Updated photos of BMA 816, 817, and 820. Feature on COMM SCBA Wall Breach training. Updating of Dec 10, 2003 Crosby Yacht Fire with previously unpublished photos.
11-30-12 Update of Home Pages. New Hyannis HR821 is In Service. Photo Feature 3 Alarm Brewster Church Fire.
11-21-12 Quick update. Barnstable Fire Dept new
Deputy Chief is Peter Burke Jr.
HAPPY THANKSGIVING TO ALL!
11-12-12 Updated Home Pages. Updated photos of Hyannis E826, HR-821. Updated Dept profile info Falmouth, Hyannis, Harwich. Falmouth new Acting Deputy Chief Timothy Smith.
10-30-12 Added feature on Hyannis Structure Fire on Iyannough Road (Rte 28) on Oct 29.
10-29-12 Updated Home Pages. New Mashpee
B-408. Hurricane Sandy
effecting the Cape area - Stay Safe!
10-20-12 Added new Photo Feature of Barnstable Municipal Airports Disaster Drill 2012 held on Oct 18, 2012.
10-17-12 Updated Home Pages. Updated photos of Wellfleet Apparatus: S80, C81, F90, M92, L93, E94, E95, T96, A97, A98, A99, Spec Haz,, Lighting Trailer and Brewster M247. Added some photos of a MedFlight call to Wellfleet.
10-14-12 Updated Home Pages. Feature page on West Barnstable Engine 292 refurb. Updated ARFF feature with new MMR Page.
10-12-12 Updated Home Pages. Photos of new MMR Foam 403, Foam 404, Car 401, Car 402, Car 412, Car 422, and Car 423.
10-05-12 Updated Home Pages. New Yarmouth Ambulance 54, reassigned A57, updated photo E47. Dennis FD received new Engine 115. Dennis also made numbering changes to several apparatus... Car 103 now Deputy, A106 was A103, E-111 was E107, E-112, E114 was E106, E-115 new engine. Made adjustments to rosters and stations.
10-01-12 Updated Home Pages. New Lakeville Engine 2. Updated photos Middleboro E6, R1. Yarmouth C-560. Updated some rosters and station pages.
09-30-12 Updated Home Pages. BIG UPDATE!
Yarmouth new Boat and renumbered C560.
Features added and updated...
COMM FD SCBA Entanglement Training Sept 24.
Yarmouth 2nd Alarm Old Town House Rd Sept 25.
Dennis Deputy Robert Tucker Retirement Party Sept 28
Spectacular Sandwich Tupper Road Structure Fire Sept 29..
New ARFF Page added Floyd Bennett Memorial Airport, Glens Falls, NY.
New Fireboats page added Lake George, NY Fireboats. .
09-18-12 Updated Home Pages. New feature on Cape Cod 9/11 Memorials. New Bourne A-134, Carver C-3, Dennis Marine 118. Updated photos of Brewster A242, A243, A244, E233, E234, Truro T484, E483, E485, A599.
09-10-12 Updated Home Pages. Hyannis new Heavy Rescue 821 delivered. Falmouth FD prepares for 9/11 Memorial. Spectacular Rainbow / sunset on Cape Cod. See Headlines page.
09-08-12 Updated Home Pages.
OUR 12TH YEAR ANNIVERSARY ON 9-11-12.
Added several new features...
FDNY Visit 2012, FDNY Fire Museum, a
New York 3rd Alarm, and a look at the New Jersey 9-11 Memorial. Also a look at COMM FD SCBA Training, Fenway Park Pesky Tribute, and Boston Box 52 Asso pictures.
REMEMBERING FDNY ON SEPTEMBER 11
08-30-12 New feature Cotuit 2 Alarm House Fire Main Street. Also a few new photos of Boston Fire Boats.
08-28-12 Updated Home Pages. Updated Yarmouth C-40, new Forestry 46, Chatham new C-390, new C-392, update photo E-186 and Chatham Tech Trailer, Orleans Boat 167B, new boat Marine 178. Updated Duxbury Squad 2 and ORV 1. Added new Fireboat pages for Cambridge, MA fire boat and Winthrop, MA fire boat. Also added a few new pictures to Massport fire boats. New page with updated photos of Logan Massport ARFF apparatus.
08-19-12 Updated Home Pages. New COMM C-301, Hyannis C-804. Mashpee F-350. Falmouth new ATV Ranger 1. Harwich reassigned C-72 and Dive 75.
08-03-12 Updated Home pages. Photos of Boat Rescue off Osterville. Updated MMR C401, Mashpee HQ. Added photos of COMM 300 and Westville, NJ Fire Boat 7.
07-22-12 Updated Home Pages. Updated pics of COMM E303 and E304 (Thanks Collin). Note Falmouth has reassigned the 1996 E-One foam pumper formerly Engine 21 to Engine 22. The 2009 Pierce Arrow that was E22 is now Engine 21. Updated MMR Foam 404 and new cars 401 and 402.
07-17-12 Updated Home Pages. Updated FDNY Fireboats pages of the Fireboats feature, with new photos from the 2012 FDNY Marine Division Blessing of the Fleet in July 2012.
07-15-12 Added pages to
Fireboats Feature including:
Alexandria, VA, Annapolis, MD, Bayonne, NJ, Jersey City, NJ,
Old Saybrook, CT, Weehawken-North Hudson, NJ,
Woodbridge OWL, VA,
07-11-12 Update & Re-Launch of ARFF Crash Truck Feature pages.
07-08-12 Updated Home Pages.
07-04-12 Update Home Pages. Updated Yarmouth
Car 57, Spare Ambulance. Updated Dennis Car 111, Marine 118.
Chatham new Car 181. New feature July 4 2012 Celebrations.
07-03-12 Happy 236th Birthday America!
July 4th, 2012
06-29-12 Updated Home Pages. Added feature page
Horry County, SC
Fire Boat 2.
06-20-12 Updated Home Pages. New Rochester
Ambulance 208. Updated photo
Barnstable Marine 218. Added pages to Fireboats feature including
Beverly, MA Marine 1, Plymouth Fireboat 1, and Tisbury Fireboat.
06-09-12 Update of Home Pages. New feature on Lynnfield Muster 2012.
Updated Home Pages. Photos from Martha's Vineyard visit this
Aquinnah R-361, R-362 ATV. Note: Aquinnah E-322 is no longer in
Aquinnah, but is serving on Cuttyhunk (Gosnold). Aquinnah also has new
Fire Chief Simon Bollin C-310, with the retirement of Chief Walter
Delaney in 2011.
Chilmark has put a newer vehicle in service as S-141.
Former R-161 out of service. Also Chilmark ATV and Jet Ski.
DCR - Patrol 1-3 and Forestry 1-5
Edgartown new Amb E-91, EMS Car E-93, Boat 269, also pics of E223
Martha's Vineyard Airport Car 900.
Oak Bluffs updates C500, C510, Marine 567, DEP,
Special Hazards MDU. OB EMS new Amb O-90. u/d O-91, O-92, O-93,
Tisbury fire department has still not moved into the new Fire-EMS
Station, but hopes to this summer. New Tisbury Harbormaster/
Fire Boat 668. Tisbury EMS T-93.
West Tisbury (Tri-Town EMS) A-93.
Mass Military Reservation has acquired a "new" Oshkosh P-19 Crash
Truck for Foam 404. Also u/d photos of Ladder 406 and Engine 407
Barnstable Fire Chief Robert Crosby will be retiring at the end of June.
He has served as Chief since 2003. Deputy Frank Pulsifer will become
Chief upon Crosby's retirement.
Dennis Deputy Chief Robert Tucker will be retiring as well after many
years on the DFD. Promotions effective July 1, 2012 include Deputy
Chief Robert "Buster" Brown, Captain Donald Babineau, and Lt. Edward
Gula... Congrats to all!
Personal Note - June 6, 1972 (40 years ago) was one of the first fires I
went to (age 12) at TV game show host Gene Rayburn's home on
Seaview Ave in Osterville. An important moment in time.
Updated Home Pages.
Photos of Bourne House fire on Beach Road and
Sandwich garage fire on Great Hill Road.
05-11-12 Updated Home Pages. New Eastham S-160 and Sandwich Ambulance 458.
Posted feature on 4th Annual P-Town
"Run to the Top" held on May 5
to raise money for Cape Cod FF/EMS Cancer Fund.
04-26-12 Updated Home Pages. Added more photos of
West Barnstable Structure Fire.
New Brewster Ambulance 242, Yarmouth Forestry 40, Forestry 49.
Plymouth County Plane 1-0. Updated some rosters and stations pages.
Special Attention - 4th annual "RUN TO THE TOP" of the
Provincetown Pilgrim Monument will be on Sat May 5, 2012.
Fund raising for Cape FF/EMS Cancer Relief Fund.
Quick update. Feature of West Barnstable
Structure Fire Navigations Road.
Newly refurbished Brewster A-242
04-15-12 Posted new Feature on the 2012 Plymouth County Brush Breaker Drill.
04-14-12 Updated Home pages. New Chatham Ambulance 182,
Mattapoisett Engine 1, Onset Marine 388. Photos from Mashpee
brush/shed fire on April 13 and West Barnstable Brush fire on April 14.
Updated Home Pages. Added Harwich
DCR Dist 1 Incident Support Unit Trailer. New photos COMM B-316,
DCR B-6, Sandwich T-464. Added photos of new Plymouth Fire Boat.
Updated some new Call Signs on Cape.
Updated Home Pages. Photos of new Yarmouth Forestry and
Engine 65 arrival. Also new regional Tech Rescue Trailers.
Mashpee new Deputy Chief Thomas Rullo started recently.
03-28-12 Made some updates on History Page.
A few updates to Home Pages. Added some pictures from
brush fire in Falmouth yesterday. New page Dispatch Centers on Cape
Added some links to some very cool old videos of Cape Cod
Firefighting from the "old Days" on Page 2... Headlines page.
Thanks to the Falmouth Fire Department for posting them!
Well worth watching some never before seen stuff from the 1940s,
1950s, and 1960s!
Updated Home Pages. Added
Fire Department to the site
including Station, Roster, and apparatus C1, C189, E1, E2, T1, B184,
F185, A1. Also added new Carver Rescue 2.
Updated photos of Carver Sta 2 and Sta 3.
03-14-12 Updated Home Pages. Photos Feature
Hyannis 3rd Alarm at the Calvary Baptist Church,
25 Lincoln Road, March 12, 2012.
03-10-12 Updated Home Pages. 8th Annual Chili Challenge Hyannis.
Updated Home Pages. Updates on Duxbury
Kingston A2, C5, E1, E2, Foam 11. Also updated station pages
Duxbury & Kingston. Updated Bourne & Orleans patches.
Updated Home Pages. Added / updated a couple
8th Annual Firefighter Chili Challenge in Hyannis coming Sunday,
March 11, 2012 from 1200 - 1500 hrs at Hyannis Resort &
Convention Center. Great time, Great chili, Great Music!
02-25-12 Updated Home Pages. MMR L406, E407, Heavy Rescue 411.
Fall River E-12 (former COMM E-304).
02-13-12 Updated COMM Run Cards.
Updated Home pages. Added feature on
Hyannis 2nd Alarm 1029
Iyannough Rd (Rte. 132) at Condo complex.
Updated Home Pages. New Harwich
Updated/added paged for Duxbury Car 1, Car 2, Car 3, A-1, A-2, Eng 3,
Marine 1, ORV 1, Kingston C-1, C-2, C-4, C-5, A-1, A-2, Foam 11,
Plymouth A-2, A-6. Updated a number of Rosters.
02-09-12 Updated Home Pages. New Bourne Breaker 128, Harwich Dive 72,
Marion Squad 2, Lakeville Engine 3. Updated photos of Marion
Ambulance 395, Rochester A-207, A-208. Posted some pictures of
Fall River E-12 (former COMM E-304).
Updated Home Pages. Patriots came close,, but Giants won the
Updated Home Pages. New Dennis
Orleans Mule, Red Cross C-225. Surplus boats for Dennis, Orleans,
SUPER BOWL SUNDAY.... GO NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS !!!!
Updated Home Pages. Major update and Re-launch of
with addition of boats from Perth Amboy, NJ, Camden, NJ, Wilmington,
DE, and Delaware City, DE.
Note: Passing of long time Oak Bluffs Fire Chief Nelson Amaral
on January 17, 2012 after 56 yeras on Oak Bluffs FD and
35 yrs as Chief.
01-17-12 Updated some 2011 Run stats.
01-14-12 - Updated Home Pages. Added preliminary Cape Cod 2011 Run Stats.
- Added photos of
Falmouth 2nd Alarm Fire at Quissett Harbor
- Updated Home Pages. Added new Barnstable
updated photo of retiring Engine 202, new Barnstable ATV 213,
updated photos West Barnstable Air & Lighting, Plymouth Engine 1,
Middleboro Engine 1, Lakeville new Engine 3. Added pages for
State DFS ISC 3 and Rehab 6 assigned to Middleboro Sta.3
(thanks MEB). Updated some rosters and station pages.
- Added Photo Feature of
Christmas in Nashville with many FD photos.
Also updated Fireboats feature with Nashville Fire Boat and ARFF section
with Nashville International Airport ARFF.
HAPPY NEW YEAR 2012!!!
12-18-11 - Posted arrangements for Capt Young, retired Harwich FD.
12-17-11 - Updated Home Pages. Harwich
out of service,
Special Hazards 72 out of service. MMR L406 & E407.
Harwich FD regrets to announce passing of retired
Captain Bruce Young 12/17/11.
- Updated Home Pages. New Yarmouth
54. Updated photo West
Barnstable SH-287., Air Supply. Added Provincetown Airport to ARFF
LODD WORCESTER FF JOHN DAVIES, Rescue 1
12-06-11 - Updated Home Pages.
Lakeville A2, C1, C2, Middleboro E1, Carver EMS A1, C3.
Updated photos of Marion HQ, Carver HQ.
Updated Rosters and station pages
- Added photo feature
Commissioning of Massport Fire Boat "American
United." Updated Boston and Massport Fire boat pages.
11-21-11 - Updated Home Pages. Added photos
of new Provincetown Airport
ARFF 199. Pics of Duxbury HQ renovation. A few pics from Massport
Fireboat "American United " dedication 11/21/11... More to come!
11-12-11 - Updated Home Pages. Photos of
A39 new red
Also new pics of Mashpee LT356 and Foam Unit 4. Also updated Harwich
Car 61 and Car 71. New Provincetown Airport ARFF 199 has been
guest photos of
Wareham 3rd Alarm fire on
Main Street, Nov 2
and photos of Fuel Tanker rollover on Route 6 in Yarmouth, Nov 2.
Updated Hyannis 4th Alarm (Oct 31) to a Fatal fire.
Congratulations to Peter Connick, new Deputy Chief at Chatham FD
Hyannis 4th Alarm, 290 West Main Street. Updated
Added new pictures for Sandwich Engine 451 and Amb 456.
Note the passing of former Lower Cape Ambulance EMT Ursula Silva.
Checkout new Tisbury boat.
10-19-11 - Hyannis FD
regrets to announce the sudden and unexpected passing of
recently retired firefighter Dan Clough. Arrangements are incomplete.
10-18-11 - Updated Home Pages. Photo feature of
Dennis Chase Ave Multi-Department drill.
10-07-11 - Updated Home Pages. New Harwich
New photo Brewster L237. New pics Barnstable Marine 219.
New Boston Fireboat 1 and new Massport Fireboat 31
pages added to Fireboats feature.
10-01-11 - Updated Home Pages. New Hyannis
Harwich DEP Trailer, Brewster Car 249., Dennis Ladder 110 Refurb..
09-20-11 - Updated Home Pages. Updated
several Department pages.
New Falmouth Fire Chief Mark Sullivan and Deputy Chief Michael
09-11-11 - Added
Sept 11, 2011 10 Year Anniversary
Memorial in Hyannis
to Special Features.
09-07-11 - Updated Home Pages. Added
NH Fireboat to
Also updated Halifax Page with Charlottetown, PEI Fireboat.
and Updated Cape Cod Boats pages.
Tribute to September 11, 2001 10 Years Later.
A look back at 11 Years of CapeCodFD.com Online
08-27-11 - Updated Home Pages. Updated Yarmouth new
E45, E47, A53, C51, Yarmouth Department, Yarmouth Roster,
Yar Sta 1, Sta 2, Sta 3. New Orleans Ambulance 173.
Brewster Car 249.
08-29-11 -Updated Home Pages. Pictures of Falmouth Fire.
08-27-11 - Updated Home pages. Hurricane Irene approaching.
08-07-11 - Updated Home Pages. New feature FDNY VISIT 2011.
07-24-11 - Updated and added
Pages, including boats in
East Providence, Mystic CT, Newark NJ, and the newest FDNY boats
"Three Forty Three", "Fire Fighter II" and "Bravest" as well as special
looks at older boats "Smith" and "Harvey"
07-20-11 - Updated Home Pages. New Hyannis Engine 826..
New Plymouth Tanker 3, Marine 1 photo, Tanker 2 photo,
Engine 6 photo. Updated Hyannis, Plymouth Rosters.
New DCR 2 Tanker 2, Patrol 2-2..
07-12-11 - Updated Home Pages. Hyannis new Engine 826 delivered.
07-03-11 - Updated Home Pages. Hyannis new Amb 825.. New photos of E-823.
06-28-11 - Updated Home Pages. Added photos of
Washington DC Fireboats and
updated Fireboat Pages.
06-09-11 - Updated Home Pages. Added some photos on
Fireboats pages for
Eastham and Jacksonville, FL.. New features on
P-Town at Smoke House and Rhode Island Antique Fire Apparatus muster
June 5, 2011.
06-01-11 - Updated Home Pages. Added some guest photo of
Falmouth Fire from
May 14 and of unique wildland fire apparatus on way to Alaska. Also
video link for recent Canadian Air Bomber demo on Martha's Vineyard.
05-15-11 - Updated Home Pages. PTown new
Marine 152, Orleans Engines 175 and 177, new photos C166, LT176,
Marine 167A, Brewster F240, Dennis Amb 105, West Barnstable C280,
T286, Squad 287,, C291, photo Falmouth HR 31,
MMR photos update E407, B408, E410, HR 411, S415, Tech419,
Bourne new C143.
Also pics of future apparatus for Truro, Eastham, MMR.
New feature Falmouth W/F 111 County Road.
New Chatham Police Station to open soon.
05-12-11 - Updated Home Pages. Orleans
Updated Orleans Roster - new radio assignments.
Updated some quick links (live scanners) at top of pages.
04-26-11 - Updated Home Pages. New Orleans E175 and Brewster
04-24-11 - Updated Home Pages. Posted new Features...
Crosby Retirement Party photos and Sandwich Harrington Funeral photos.
Updated apparatus: West Barnstable U-287, Ptown A196, Wareham F401.
04-20-11 - Feature - COMM Structure Fire Ginger Lane, Centerville
04-16-11 - Updated Home Pages. Wareham B401 and West Barnstable Utility 287.
04-14-11 - Updated Home Pages. Guest photos of new PTown Amb 196 and
Yarmouth Engine 43. Photos of Harrington funeral.
HARWICH FD RETIRED CAPT AL TYLDESLEY PASSED
AWAY ON APRIL10, 2011.
03-30-11 - Guest photos of
Dennis Barn Fire and Mashpee house fire on
Holly Way 032711.
03-28-11 - Updated Home Pages. Added two features...
Mashpee Brush Fire South Cape Beach on
Mar 27, 2011 and Dennis Barn Fire on Highbank Road, March 28, 2011.
ALSO PASSING OF RETIRED SANDWICH FIREFIGHTER
03-27-11 - Updated home Pages. COMM
E303 went in
at Station 3, E305 reassigned to Station 1. |
Mashpee Brush fire at South Cape Beach 03/27/11.
03-21-11 - Additional Guest photos of Hyannis
fire added on
Guest Photos page.
Also posted feature of Hyannis Lt Roger Cadrin retired 12/19/10.
03-20-11 - Additional photos added to Hyannis Clough and Hyannis Pearl Street fire features.
03-19-11 - Updated Home Pages. Features on
Hyannis FF Danny Clough Retirement
and Hyannis 2nd Alarm Structure Fire 39 Pearl Street on March 18,
2011. (ADDITIONAL PHOTOS WILL BE ADDED AS THEY ARE
03-16-11 - Updated Home Pages. Feature on
COMM 2 Alarm Structure Fire at Peck's Boat Yard.
03-14-11 - Updated Home Pages. New feature on
7th Annual Firefighter Chili Challenge held in
Hyannis on Sunday March 13.
03-12-11 - Updated Home pages. 7th ANNUAL CAPE COD FIREFIGHTER
CHILI CHALLENGE IN HYANNIS MARCH 13, 2011
03-04-11 - Updated Home Pages. Added feature on Hyannis Fire 447 Main Street.
Also added additional photos to Hyannis General Patton Fire feature
02-27-11 - Updated Home Pages. Former West Barnstable Deputy Craig Pye has passed away.
02-20-11 - Feature - Hyannis House Fire General Patton Drive
02-15-11 - Feature - Centerville House Fire Shootflying Hill Road.
02-14-11 - Updated Home Pages. Harwich
service. New photos of
Yarmouth Car 551.
02-08-11 - Feature - Working Fire Bldg 3596 Gaffney Street, MMR Mass Military reservation.
02-04-11 - Updates. COMM
Engine 304 in
service. Former COMM E303 sold to Harwich FD as
future Engine 68
01-28-11 - Feature - Congrats Debbie Abbott Eastham FD Retired.
01-26-11 - Feature - Hyannis House Fire Walnut Street.
01/24/11 Feature Orleans 2nd Alarm Baxter Lane. Bourne Fire Chief Martin Greene sworn in.
01/23/11 Updated Home Pages.
2010 Run Stats
Year Run Stats 2000 vs 2010.
A few photos from COMM FD Crosby Sendoff on Jan 21, 2011.
New Bourne Fire Chief Martin Greene.
ANNOUNCE RETIREMENT FROM COMM..... EARTH QUAKE!
READ MORE.... THE GOOD OLD TIMES
01/11/11 Feature on Funeral of Hyannis Fire Chief Farrenkopf
01/05/11 Updated Home Pages. New Eastham Ambs
New Mattapoisett Forestry 1. Deleted Brewster BT-235 from active lists.
Updated several other pages.
Hyannis FD retired Chief Richard Farrenkopf passed away Jan 3, 2011.
01/02/11 Updated Home Pages. Feature on Barnstable Polar Plunge Jan 1, 2011.
12/30/10 Updated Home Pages.
2010 IN REVIEW. Guest photos of
Cotuit Garage Fire.
New Oak Bluffs EMS A-562 / Oscar 90.
12/09/10 Updated Home Pages. Added pages on
Osterville House Fire and new
E303 and E304.
12/06/10 Update Home Pages.
11/24/10 Photo Feature - Boat Fire Hyannis Pleasant Street.
11/10/10 Photo Feature = Yarmouth Deputy Chief Kelleher Retirement.
11/09/10 Updated Home Pages. New MMR Army Tenders
05. Updated a few Rosters,
Dept Pages, Station Pages. Falmouth Acting Fire Chief Mark Sullivan, Acting Deputy
Michael Small. Yarmouth retirement of Deputy Robert Kelleher and new Deputy
11/01/10 Updated Home Pages. New Eastham Car 151. Welcome to new Brewster Fire Chief Robert Moran.
10/27/10 Updated Home Pages. New COMM C-329, updated BSO S-39.
10/21/10 Updated Home Pages. Posted new feature on Cotuit 3rd Alarm house fire on 10-20-10
10/19/10 Working on getting site updated to new server. Seems to be FIXED. Thanks for your patience.
10/11/10 Having problems with site host, Site updates since Sept 20, 2010 have not posted.
10/03/10 FIRE PREVENTION WEEK 2010
Brewster FD regrets to announce passing of Call Fire Capt / Rescue Lt Keith Coulter on
Sept 28, 2010, a 30 year member of Brewster FD.
Wake Monday Oct 11 and graveside service Tues Oct 12, 2010 at 1100 hours.
New Brewster Fire Chief Robert G. Moran begins service in October.
West Barnstable Asst Chief Ron Goodale has taken a Chief position in Upton, MA.
Dennis Captain Paul "UMack" Cabral is retiring Oct 3, 2010. Congrats!
Updated photos of COMM C322, C323.
09/25/10 Sandwich FD regrets to
announce the Sept 22, 2010 passing of retired
EMS Officer /
Paramedic James W. Silva, age 59. Wake Sunday Sept 26 3-7 at Nickerson Bourne in Sandwich.
Funeral Monday Sept 27, 2010 1000 hrs at Nickerson Bourne Funeral Home , Route 6A in
09/20/10 Updated photos Bourne
Police pages Bourne, Falmouth, MSP, Sandwich.
Added some patches.
09/19/10 Updated Home Pages. Oak Bluffs EMS
new photos Edgartown Amb 263, Ladder 251, Engine 222, Vineyard Airport 941 and 942.
New Feature Oak Bluffs Fire Museum. New fire station under construction in Tisbury.
Added Vineyard Police Departments. Some News Page updates
09/07/10 Updated Police Pages.
09/05/10 Updated Home Pages. New: Sandwich
Lower Cape A599. Updated rosters and station pages. New feature Hurricane Earl.
Updated photos of Provincetown HQ, Station 5, Wellfleet HQ, COMM HQ, Sandwich Station 3.
09/01/10 ONE MILLION VISITOR TO CAPECODFD.COM! 10 Years.
08/27/10 Updated Home Pages. Third page added to
Air Force One Visits Cape Cod feature.
New Red Shirt Friday page added.
Updated photos on apparatus pages C402, Foam 405, E406, E407, B408, Cotuit Marine 266.
Photos of MMR HQ, Cotuit HQ.
Mutual Aid Run Cards updated.
08/21/10 Updated Home Pages. New feature Air Force One Visits Cape Cod.
08/13/10 Updated Home Pages. New Sandwich
photos Car 443,
New Plymouth C-7, updated photos Plymouth E1, R1, E9, C1.
New Duxbury Car 2, Marine 1, Marine 2, photos Breaker 48.
08/08/10 Updated Home Pages. New: Falmouth
Updated photos Harwich Engine 68, Ladder 66. New Chatham Amb 183.
New Hyannis C-805. New DCR District 1 Tender 7.
Some updates to Rosters and other pages.
Updated Brush Breaker Feature including 1946 Dodge Power Wagon formerly Falmouth B-30
and new Falmouth Breaker 18.
08/02/10 Feature photos of Bourne 2nd Alarm House fire on Squateague Harbor Road August 2, 2010.
07/26/10 Updated Home Pages. New Falmouth Breaker 18 delivered.
07/11/10 Updated Home Pages. New Brewster
Guest photos of old Otis Crash Truck & Model.
07/02/10 Updated Home Pages.
HAPPY JULY 4TH 2010!
Added photos from Lynnfield Muster 2010.
Updated some info on Yarmouth FD page.
06/04/10 Updated Home Pages. Added a few more photos
Sandwich 3rd Alarm feature.
New CCNS Station has opened. New CCNS Tender 279. new CCNS Patrol 1,
updated photos of CCNS 270, and new Falmouth C12.
05/31/10 Update. Added initial photos of
Sandwich 3rd Alarm fire on Open Trail Road, the Ridge
that injured two firefighters. Later update is likely.
05/17/10 Updated Home Pages.
Announcement of death of
active Kingston Fire Department
call FF David J. Hanson - Funeral May 19, 2010.
Congratulations to Roy E. Jones III upon his retirement as Fire Chief of Brewster FD.
Former Dennis chief Paul Tucker is serving as the interim fire chief in Brewster until a
permanent replacement is selected. New photos of Harwich Ladder 66, Forestry 67, and
Special Hazards 72. Also Brewster E234. Feature photos of 2010 Tri-State Muster held on May 16.
04/20/10 Updated Home Pages. New Yarmouth Ambulance 53 delivered.
04/16/10 Updated Home Pages. Posted info on
FUND RAISER FOR Dan "Flippy" O'Connell.
Posted info on retirement of Brewster Chief Roy Jones.
Also updated some links and guest photos
04/15/10 Updated Home Pages. New units
Dennis M118, Orleans M-167. M167A, M167B, S-170, C-171, S-178, C-179.
New photos Yarmouth E42, E43, E45, A54, C51, . New photos Yar Sta 3, Harwich HQ,
Brewster HQ, Eastham HQ, CCNS Wellfleet Station, Wellfleet HQ,
Updated Rosters Sandwich, Yarmouth, Orleans.
04/06/10 Updated Listening Live Page
04/04/10 Updated Home Pages. Added some previously unseen photos to 2007 Wareham 100th feature.
Added another page of photos to Onset Fire feature. Updated Listen Live Page.
03/30/10 Posted additional pages of photos from Onset Fire.
ONSET 5TH ALARM FORMER OCEAN SPRAY WAREHOUSE ON CRANBERRY
03/28/10 Updated Home Pages. New apparatus pages for DCR District 1
DCR Forestry 5,
DCR Tanker 7,
(removed B5, Tanker 833, Forestry 831). New pages for DCR District 2, Car 2-0, Car 2-3, Kubota,
(removed DCR 2-4 B18) Added new Bourne A-136, Updated Bourne Marine 131,
State Haz Mat ORU 12, Updated several Rosters and Dept pages.
03/23/10 Updated Home Pages. Updated Fireboat
feature with new
Massport Marine Unit 2.
Update and additional pages to Brush Breaker feature. Updated History Page.
Update Carver B23 and new Carver A2, Update Marion C-1. New Sandwich F-468.
03/15/10 Updated Home Pages. New Special Feature
6th Annual Firefighter Chili Challenge in
Hyannis on March 14, 2010.
03/12/10 Updated Home Pages. Updated 2009 Run Stats. Photos Chester, NH 2nd Alarm.
03/09/10 Updated Home Pages. New Rochester Engine 193. Fire in Wareham Dangelo Road.
03/07/10 Updated Home Pages. New feature on Osterville Fire Station - My Hometown Firehouse.
02/01/10 Updated Home Pages. New feature
Provincetown Apparatus featuring new and old
P-Town fire apparatus
01/26/10 Updated Home Pages. New Photo Feature 4 ALARM FIRE HYANNIS at the Iron House.
01/14/10 Updated Home Pages. Updated top links.
New Sandwich A457, new Provincetown L192, new Lower Cape A598, updated Onset T147.
New photos PTown E190, E193, E194, E195. New Osterville Fire Station now open.
New photos West Barnstable HQ, Ptown HQ and Station 5, Preliminary Run Stats for 2009.
Updated department pages, rosters, several other pages.
01/04/10 Updated Home Pages. New photo feature Memorial Tribute to Bobby J
01/01/10 Happy New Year 2010!
12/27/09 Passing of Harwich Capt. Robert Johnson
12/24/09 Updated Home Pages. Merry Christmas!
11/25/09 Updated Home Pages. Happy Thanksgiving!
Notice of the Worcester 10th
recognition of the SIX firefighters killed on Dec 3, 1999.
Memorial being held on Dec 3, 2009. More
11/20/09 Updated Home Pages. Added
Updated new Marion A394, S-1. New Mattapoisett C1, Unit 1.
Added New Onset Rescue 1, updated B148, S3. Rochester ATVs.
Plymouth A2, Special Operations, Engine 9, Engine 10, C1, C2, C5, C7, C8, Spill Trailer 2, DEP,
Marine 1. updated Plymouth Station assignments.
Wareham new Foam Unit 2, C1, C2. Mashpee Foam Unit 4, new Car 373.
Updated Rosters to reflect changes.
Barnstable new Deputy Chief Frank Pulsifer.
Plymouth new Deputies Michael Young and Donald Brown. Batt Chief changes on Dept Page
11/09/09 Updated Home Pages. Updated
ARFF Pages and added Fireboat page for
Added New Brewster E234 & E239. New Sandwich E453 in service and E452 reassigned.
10/24/09 Updated Home Pages. Added new photo feature BMA Hyannis Airport Disaster Drill Oct 22, 2209
10/03/09 Updated Home Pages. Updated Falmouth
photos E451, A456, "new" Naushon Forestry fire truck. Hyannis Marine 808.
09/09/09 Updated Home Pages. Added Fire feature, Hyannis Baxter Road 09/08/09 and feature on
new Hyannis Fire Boat Marine 808.
Updated Home Pages. New Cotuit
new Engine 22 and 23 delivered.
Otis USCG amb now called A424 (not 322). Updated Cotuit & MMR rosters.
Info on new COMM and Cotuit 450 mhz radios.
CAPE COD FD WILL BE ONLINE 9 YEARS ON SEPT 11, 2009 !
Thanks for your many visits and kind words!
Updated Home Pages. Updated Nantucket Apparatus,
A1, A4, Spec Haz 1, Spec Haz 2, DEP1, DEP2, MDU, MCI5, C1, C2, C4, C5, Utility 5, and Station 1.
Updated photo feature on Fireboats with new Portland, Maine fireboat.
Updated Home Pages. Updated changes to Falmouth Unit IDS for
C-27, Dive 30, HR-31, new A-35. New photos E23 and C28. Updated Station Pages info and photos
FA1, WH2, NF3, WF4, EF5. Updated Falmouth Roster and Dept pages. Updated Mashpee Sta1 and
Sta2, Mashpee Roster, Mashpee Dept, new photo B353. Updated info and photos of Otis/MMR
MA National Guard 179th and 180th Engineers apparatus including 179-FF1, 179-TFFT2, 179 T3,
180-FF1, 180 TFFT2, 180 T3, MMR Roster. Change to USCG Amb, changed from A311 to A322.
08/11/09 Updated Home Pages. Added patches for Tisbury EMS and Tri-Town Ambulance.
Also added new photos of new Dennis Police HQ and Harwich Police HQ / Harwich Dispatch Center
Updated Wellfleet A99 and Dennis A103. New photos of Brewster E234 & E239. Updated rosters for
Yarmouth and Wellfleet.
Updated Home Pages. Added additional photos to the
TRIBUTE TO US MARINE CPL NICHOLAS XIARHOS .
Also added pages and updated the FIREBOATS feature including boats from
Jacksonville, Philadelphia, and Providence.
Updated Home Pages. New photos
Nantucket Station 5
Nantucket Brush 5,
Nantucket Marine unit.
TRIBUTE TO US MARINE CPL NICHOLAS XIARHOS
07/10/09 Updated Home Pages.
Yarmouth 3rd Alarm / Tier 3 Haz Mat /
Level 3 MCI..
New Hyannis C805& C806..
07/01/09 Updated Home Pages. New Banner. Updating page format.
Updated Home pages. Notice of passing and services for
Bourne retired call Capt Edward Braley.
COMM A325 in service, Otis Army TFFT 1. TFFT 2, Tanker.
Updated photo new Naushon fire station. Updated info on ARFF Pg 10 P-15 Specs.
Marion FD interim fire chief named (Story)
06/02/09 Updated Home Pages. Updated Hyannis
Added Aquinnah C110, updated E321, E322, T333, R361, new A90,
Aquinnah HQ., Aquinnah Roster.
Added Chilmark Jet Ski, updated E121, E122, E161, S141, new B131, Chilmark Station 1,
Chilmark Station 2, Chilmark Roster.
Updated DCR Dist 1 P830, P831, T833, MV RAT, DCR MV Station. Updated DCR Dist 1 Roster.
Added Edgartown Dive 241, DEP Trailer, updated Edgartown Station 1, Station 2, Edgartown Roster.
Updated Oak Bluffs L551, A562, A563, A564, Oak Bluffs Roster .
Added Tisbury EMS T-93, MCI Trailer, updated Tisbury Amb T90, T91, Tisbury Roster.
West Tisbury new Dive 770, updated E721, B731, T734, M767, Amb Whisky 90, Car W93.
05/05/09 Updated Home Pages. New
New photos of Wellfleet M-92, Hyannis E-826, CCNS F270.
Updated some Yarmouth apparatus station assignments. Updated rosters.
Added a few more photos to Wellfleet Station feature.
Updated Home Pages. Back from Vacation. Added new
photo Features on
Hawaii Fire Departments. Also updated and added photos to USA Fire Stations, ARFF,
03/26/09 Updated Home Pages.
Mashpee Station 2 is completed and opened part-time.
Updated Wellfleet info... they have moved into the new Wellfleet Headquarters at 10 Lawrence
Road. Old Wellfleet Station 2 decommissioned. Added Wellfleet lighting Plant,
COMM new A324 in service, Orleans new F169 in service. Cotuit new Boat 268.
Updated Rosters for Mashpee, Cotuit, COMM, Yarmouth, Orleans, Wellfleet, Middleboro,
Mattapoisett. Mattapoisett Chief Ron Scott retired, new Acting Chief Andy Murray.
03/10/09 Updated Home Pages. Photos of 3 alarm fire at
Cape Cod Animal Hospital in Marstons Mills.
03/03/09 Updated Home Pages. Photos of Middleborough Tower 3. Engine 2, new State
District 1 Haz Mat Squad 14 stationed in West Yarmouth.
Photo feature of Lakeville House Fire on Bedford Street. Updated Haz Mat Page and
several other pages.
Updated Home Pages. New Yarmouth Fire Chief Michael
Walker started Feb 1st.
See HARWICH FIRE website for info about "A Night with Bobby J." benefit dinner
on Feb 28th. More...
Updated Home Pages. Updated and added DCR units for
Also New Acting Chief Daniel Doucette in Bourne. Updated 2008 Run Stats.
Updated info on BMA, Truro, PTown pages.
Updated Home Pages.
posted reflecting station changes.
New Chatham Car 391, New Sandwich Amb 459, New Provincetown L192.
Added Hot Shot pages 2007, 2008, 2009 and Feature Photo pages 2007, 2008, 2009 .
01/09/09 Updated Home Pages. Updates to 2008 Run Stats.
01/07/09 Updated Home Pages. Updated Scan Live Links. Updated several Fire Department Pages.
Updated several department Rosters. Updated P-Town L192. Updated some
links on Communications page.
12/31/08 Updated Home Pages. HAPPY NEW YEAR 2009!
Updated Bourne Car 142, C144, C147. Plymouth E2, E5, E8, E9, E10, B176
12/16/08 Updated Home Pages.
11/26/08 Updated Home Pages. New feature Mashpee Condo Fire. Updated some Rosters,
apparatus pages. HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!
11/17/08 Updated Home Pages. New Acting Chief Robert Kelleher
new Chief Michael W. Carrier Middleborough FD. Provincetown L192 damaged in MVC.
Photo new Otis USCG A311 MMR Car 402, MMR C412. Sandwich EDS Drill photos.
10/29/08 Updated Home Pages. Added new pages for Brewster C231, M246, DEP, Orleans M172A, DEP,
Yarmouth C58, Mashpee A363, DEP, West Barn T286, U287. Onset Tanker 147.
Updated Station pages, Department pages, Roster pages. Updated Run Card for Orleans.
10/27/08 Updated Home Pages. New Mashpee A363, Plymouth E5, E2.
YouTube videos and info about Vote Nov 4, 2008.
10/03/08 Updated Home Pages. Changes made reflecting the change of
the Otis Fire Department to
Mass Military Reservation Fire Dept. Fire Prevention Week 2008 - Oct 5-11
09/26/08 Updated Home Pages. Updated several Rosters, News pages. New Harwich A63, A62, A73
Updated Home Pages. Updated photos of Fal
Fal DEP Trailer,
Sand T464, C442, Marion S2. Also Yarmouth Station 3 recently closed due
to budget cuts. New links to Cape Wide News.
09/11/08 Updated Home Pages. Added some 9/11 photos, Sandwich T464, Car 442, Onset Tanker 147.
09/09/08 Remembering September 11, 2001
CAPECODFD.COM CELEBRATING 8TH BIRTHDAY ON 9/11!
Updated Home Pages. New photos Barn C201, C210. Yar spare . ambulance, fire prev trailer.
Chat C392, DEP. Plym C1, C2, C6, C7, C8 changes. Wellfleet HQ.
Truro's new Fire Chief Brian Davis.
Updated Home Pages. Updated Otis
Foam 403 and
Foam 404, Oak
Added some Fireboat pictures to Fireboats and some Otis apparatus to ARFF pages.
Updated Rosters for Oak Bluffs and Gosnold.
Note: Temporary New link for Cape Wide News is
08/22/08 Back In Service / Following hard drive crash.
Updated Home Pages. Photos of new Otis Foam 403 and Foam 404, Otis TFFT,
Orleans Amb 172, Tower 176, Naushon brush truck and tank,
Cuttyhunk Pickup, Naushon Station added. Osterville Station demolition photos,
People photos 1 and 2 . Additional updates coming. Good to be back!
07/23/08 Updated Home Pages.
Updated a number of Department Profile pages.
Temporary Osterville Fire Station open. Added link to a You Tube video
of the Hyannis Fire on Winter Street. Hyannis Structure Fire
07/13/08 Added feature on morning house fire in Hyannis at 161 Winter Street.
07/07/08 Updated Home Pages.
Engine 48. New Nantucket
New Chilmark Breaker 131. Photos of new Cotuit Chief Olsen.
Updated several Dept pages and rosters, including Dennis, Nantucket, Chilmark, Yarmouth,
06/30/08 Updated Home Pages.
Photos of new Otis P4 crash truck
Car 401 and the TFFT in action. Also photos of Wellfleet HQ station construction.
Also some recent updates to Apparatus Pages, Fire Departments Page, Fire Stations Page.
HAVE A HAPPY AND SAFE JULY 4!
06/21/08 Updated Home Pages.
Updated layouts and reorganized some pages to reduce
and confusion (hopefully). A second Apparatus News page (3A) added.
06/19/08 Updated Home Pages.
A-361. Orleans Fire Chief William Quinn.
Otis Fire Department to become Massachusetts Military Reservation Fire Department.
Vineyard Muster coming July 27, 2008.
Updated Home Pages. Note: Change in
Hyannis conventional 800 frequency
from 868.2125 to 853.2125. Updated some Nantucket photos L1, apparatus assignments,
& Roster. Acting Truro Chief Brian Davis update.
05/23/08 Updated Home Pages.
Harwich Oil Tanker Crash on May 14, 2008,
Hyannis IHOP fire May 23, 2008, updated Brush Breaker feature with new photos
of 1949 County No.4, added article submitted by Robert Winston on
Fire Season in S.E. Mass. Also updated MA Fire Stations page.
New Orleans A 172, New Chatham A 184, New Brewster A 244, new Hyannis Dive 810.
Added some patches to Patch page.
05/21/08 Updated Home Pages. Feature photos of Falmouth Fatal Fire on May 17, 2008.
05/12/08 Updated Home Pages.
Apparatus news updates. Posted guest photos of
Fireboat from Prince Georges County, MD Fireboat 858.
All Station and Apparatus pages updated to standardized
photo sizes of 650 pix.
Added Feature on Mashpee Brush Fire Turner Road.
04/16/08 Updated Home Pages.
Added feature on
Falmouth House Fire on Currier Road.
Also added new photos of Sandwich Station 1 & Station 3, Engine 453.
New Orleans Ambulance 172 delivered. A few new Guest photos.
Made some adjustments to home page widths by reducing photos to 650 wide.
Updated Home Pages. New
and Ambulance 55
Changes made to Yar Roster & Station assignments.
Updated Home Pages. Added new photos of Bourne
Carver Boat, Plymouth Tower 1, Plymouth Special Operations,
Updated station assignments for Middleborough apparatus and Plymouth apparatus.
Cape Cod Fire... THE BLOG! A new page that we
can use to communicate
and share information, etc. Check it out!
03/29/08 Updated Home Pages. Added some You Tube Links to the Fire Boats Page.
Also added some interesting new links.
Updated Home Pages. Updates and corrections to some Dept
Special Feature on Otis Brush Breaker Training.
03/09/08 Updated Home Pages.
Guest Photos posted, including a
structure fire in Oak Bluffs, photos of the new Chilmark Brush Breaker
being built, and an old West Tisbury brush breaker.
CapeCodFD.com awarded Site of the Year 2008-2009 by Dave's EMS.com
03/07/08 Updated Home Pages.
New features Cape & Islands
Red Cross 6th Annual
Heroes Breakfast and Cotuit Medflight call. 2007 Run Stats Updated.
03/06/08 Updated Home Pages. New feature on Wellfleet Fire Station ground breaking.
New Barnstable Car 201.
Made some changes to home page design.
02/16/08 Updated Home Pages. Announcement for 4th Annual Chili Challenge coming March 1, 2008
Hyannis. Made a few corrections on other pages.
Notice of Duxbury Safety Conference Aug 16, 2008.
02/06/08 Updated Home Pages. Mashpee has begun site prep on the new Station 2.
Updates on some apparatus news.
Guest photos of Mattapoisett 3rd Alarm fire.
Updated photos of Provincetown Whaler's Wharf fire for 10th Anniversary.
01/31/08 Provincetown Whaler's Wharf 10th Anniversary gathering notice for Feb 9, 2008.
01/23/08 Updated Home Pages. New Yarmouth Station 3 opened.
New Dennis Engine 107 in service. Updated Dennis apparatus assignments.
Updated Sandwich apparatus assignments. Updated Rosters for Sandwich, Yarmouth,
Dennis. Plymouth. Updated a few Department profiles.
Added photos & updated Falmouth House Fire feature. Updated Feature Photos and Hot Shots.
Took News Tickers off Page 2 and made a separate page for tickers.
Added new Dennis backup radio freq 453.325 151.4 to Freq List
01/13/08 Updated Home Pages. Bourne Tower Ladder 126 in service.
Created pages for Hot Shots 2007 and 2008, Feature Photos 2007 and 2008,
and a new On The Road 2008 page for interesting apparatus photos.
01/07/08 Updated info on 2007 Run Stats. Also updated Apparatus pages.
Favorite Links page. Added a couple new
01/03/08 HAPPY NEW YEAR 2008!
NEW PAGE DESIGN INTRODUCED. All New Home Pages.
Headlines. Apparatus. Stations. Dept News. Dispatch Center. Features. Guest Photos.
Working on Favorite Links page. Each of those pages have been reorganized
so look them over closely to find your favorite information spots.
Photos of new W Barnstable Amb 293 and Yarmouth E42.
Photos added to Feature Vermont Fire Stations.
Early 2007 Run Stats. More changes en route.
12/27/07 Updated Home Pages. New Otis S-415 in service, W Barn A-293, Sandwich E-451.
Added buttons on directory bar. HAPPY NEW YEAR!
12/04/07 Updated Home Pages. Photos of Otis S-415, Otis Foam 416, Marion Ladder 1, Marion C-1,
West Barnstable A-293. Updated rosters for Otis, Marion.
Updated Home Pages. New Dennis E107 delivered. New West
Barnstable ambulance delivered.
Fire station news from Carver, Nantucket, and Wellfleet. Marion has an aerial platform.
Updated several news pages.
11/25/07 Updated Home Pages.
Fireboats Pages, adding 2 for
Cape Cod Boats and
New Philadelphia Fireboat. Updated Brush Breaker Pages adding a new page.
New Feature on retirement of West Barnstable Bob Crocker.
11/09/07 Updated Home Pages.
DEP Trailer &
Fire Prev Trailers,
Dennis DEP Trailer, Orleans DEP Trailer, Eastham DEP Trailer, Truro DEP Trailer,
Provincetown New Amb 198, Added a few new links. Updated several Rosters.
Updated Home Pages. New Cotuit
A-262 in service. COMM
C-323 and DEP Trailer. Updated Cotuit E265 Jaws/Airbags/ALS. Updated PTown A-198, FM-199.
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Updated Home Pages. Added more of Brian Messier's photos
of the Bourne 5th Alarm.
10-22-07 Updated Home Pages. New
"guest photo" feature on 5 alarm
Bourne fire at Mezza Luna Restaurant. Hyannis Marine 808 retired.
10-19-07 Updated Home Pages. New Feature on Wareham 100th Anniversary & Parade.
10-13-07 Updated Home Pages. New feature Cape Cod Hospital Drill Oct 10, 2007.
10-08-07 Updated Home Pages. New COMM
Updated photos Otis trailers 413, 417, 418, 419.
09-23-07 Updated Home Pages. New Bourne
Wareham Fire District 100th Coming in October.
09-15-07 Updated Home Pages. Farewell to
Sandwich FD Lt. David Boles.
Mashpee Road Race.
09-11-07 Updated Home Pages. Notice of death of Sandwich Lt. David Boles.
Updated Home Pages. Updated photos of Otis
Updated ARFF pages of T.F. Green Airport apparatus.
Also updated Providence Fire Stations, RI Fire Stations.and RI Fire Stations.
7th Anniversary Coming!
09-04-07 Updated Home Pages.
Additional info on Boston services.
Local department brings back a familiar voice....
Updated Home Pages. Info on Boston Firefighters killed
Paul J. Cahill, age 55, Engine 30 and Warren J. Payne, age 53, Ladder 25.
Some new links worth checking out on Links page.
08-30-07 Updated Home Pages. News from Boston of two firefighter deaths at E30/L25.
08-27-07 Updated Home Pages. Updated
apparatus pages to new station. Updated photo Otis E407.
Also updated Sandwich pages. New Sandwich Amb 456.
Updated Home Pages. New Sandwich E451 delivered. New
Station opens. New Orleans Website. Old Orleans E178 retired.
08-19-07 Updated Home Pages.
08-06-07 Updated Home Pages. Added
Otis Second Alarm fire
at the 3 in 1 store.
08-02-07 Updated Home Pages. Made some corrections and updates to Rosters
and a couple others.
08-01-07 Updated Home Pages. Word of
Dr Lloyd Bremmer passing away, a
Founding Father of advanced level EMS on Cape Cod.
Added feature on Baltimore Firehouse Expo 2007.
Also updated photos of a number of Fireboats, including
new Baltimore Boat 'Frazier'
Added MOTOR HOME FOR SALE.
07-11-07 Updated Home Pages. New Wellfleet
Ambulance 828, new West Barnstable Car 280. Updated photos of
several Wellfleet units 93, 95, 96, 97, 99 and West Barnstable C291.
Feature on new Otis Fire Headquarters and County Communications
Center move in.
07-05-07 .Updated Home Pages. Updated some Police
pages. Also added pictures
on future West Barnstable Tanker and Oak Bluffs Ladder 551.
07-01-07 .Updated Home Pages. New Oak Bluffs
L-551. New Harwich Chief Flynn
& Deputy Clarke as well as Acting Deputy Quinn in Orleans.
06-29-07 .Updated Home Pages. Updating format of Home
Pages for larger photos.
New feature on Provincetown Boat Fire June 29, 2007 and
Charleston Nine Tribute. Delivery of new Hyannis A828.
06-21-07 .Updated Home Pages.
Respects for Charleston, SC 9 Firefighters killed
in Line of Duty on June 18.
06-11-07 .Updated Home Pages. Updated photos on
West Tisbury E722, B731, B732, T734, M767. Chilmark E121, R161.
Oak Bluffs A562, E521, E522, E524, HR561. State DCR Station Vineyard.
Updated several news pages and station pages.
06-07-07 .Updated Home Pages. New Harwich Marine 76, Dennis Marine 119.
06-01-07 .Updated Home pages. New Brewster
Forestry 238, Dennis
Photos of new Dennis Police HQ, West Yarmouth Station 3, Updated
Edgartown E-222, E-225, Chilmark E-161, Several Rosters, News Pages, etc.
05-25-07 .Updated Home pages. New photo features on
Training, and CIEMSS Annual Meeting.
05-20-07 .Updated Home pages. New Otis Fire Chief Walter
Stecchi and new
Yarmouth Deputy Chief Robert Kelleher. Infor on Duxbury 1st Annual
Firefighter Safety & Survival conference.
05-14-07 .Updated Home pages. Notice of death of
West Barnstable Lt.
Updated photos Chatham F187 and Orleans F169.
Feature on Centerville House Fire.
05-04-07 Updated Home Pages. Added feature on
Barnstable High School
Updated Home pages. Added new photos on
Nantucket Brush Fire April 1.
Also info on Chilmark E-161. Updated calendar. Added some photos and
historical info on Plymouth fires in the past in the Brush Breaker feature.
Updated Home pages.
West Falmouth House Fire..
New photos of Bourne Marine 130, Engine 124, Mashpee C373,
Plymouth E6, DCR Car 1-0, Patrol 4, Breaker 5, Breaker 6, Tanker, Car 1-9,
Updated a number of department News pages.
04-16-07 Updated Home Pages.
West Falmouth House Fire. Edgartown E222
04-07-07 Updated Home Pages. Falmouth Tanker 18 Out of
Updated Higden Bay Fireboat link.
04-02-07 Updated Home pages. Feature on Nantucket Mutual Aid brush fire.
03-29-07 Updated Home pages. Updated photos Harwich
L237, C231. Bourne E123. Lakeville C1, C3, new Tanker 1. Carver C1, C2.
Duxbury MCI Trailer. Feature on Rochester Structure Fire Clapp Road.
Orleans Chief & Deputy to retire.
03-25-07 Updated Home pages. New
New Harwich A-63.
Harwich A-62, A-73. A few corresponding Roster Updates and a
03-15-07 Updated Home Pages. Photos of new
DRC Car 3,
and West Barnstable's new C-280. Also updated some Rosters. Also
updated Also added pages for new Dennis Boats that do not yet have
official numbers Boat, Boat, and Gosnold E2 and Lighting plant.
BCFTA Ladder 1.
03-12-07 Updated Home Pages.
Added feature on Cape Cod Firefighter's Chili Challenge 2007.
Added Brewster Car 249.
03-07-07 Updated Home Pages. Posted Falmouth St. Patrick's Day
fund raiser on
Calendar. Also added <EMTS INC> and <Bill Watson's new Book "Alone
on an Island>
03-04-07 Updated Home pages. Added Stastions Map to home
Added some photos of Boston Fire Stations and Fireboats.
Added New West Barnstable Run Cards.
Added several links.
03-04-07 Updated Home pages. Photos of new Brewster L237
delivery, new C249,
Dennis Marine unit.
02-25-07 Updated Home Pages. Info on plans for new
Duxbury HQ and
DCR Patrol 4. Some additional info added to Boston fire pages.
02-23-07 Updated Home Pages. Photos of new Plymouth E3, E6, and Tower 1
New Feature.... Boston 6 Alarm Fire Endicott Street, North end
02-15-07 Updated Home Pages. Notice of Yarmouth FD Deputy Chief Peter A.
Raiskio passing away on 2/14/07
02-10-07 Updated Home Pages. Added new Yarmouth Car 59. Updated several
department news pages.
02-09-07 Updated Home Pages...Photos of 2nd Alarm in Bourne, Chickadee Lane.
02-08-07 Updated Home Pages...Did a significant update
on Brush Breaker feature,
added a page and a number of new photos throughout.
02-07-07 Updated Home Pages. Photos of Mattapoisett New
Marine 1, Onset Breaker 147 and Sandwich Car 467.
FIRST DUE PHOTOS of Bourne House Fire 2 Easting Road.
01-25-07 Updated Home Pages. Updated
Plymouth FD pages, apparatus
assignments, and roster. Added photos of Plym B-375. Changes in
Kingston Car 1, Car 2.
01-20-07 Updated Home Pages. Updated
2006 Run Stats. Added new photos of
Boston-Massport Fireboat 1 at Logan Airport. Checkout Calendar for
01-14-07 Updated Home Pages. Added links to
"Official Department Websites"
on home page. Also added new Tisbury E621 info.
01-09-07 Updated Home Pages. Added W Tisbury
B-732. A few other minor
01-06-07 Updated Home Pages. Posted initial
2006 Run Stats.
Pages . Updated Fire Department Pages. Updated News Pages.
01-01-07 Updated Home Pages. New Barnstable Harbor Splash photos.
12-30-06 Updated Home Pages. New Year, New Banner, New
Happy New Year to All.
Posted Cape Cod Times Article from Dec 26, 2006 on CapeCodFD.com.
12-22-06 Updated Home Pages. New Harwich
Car 61, Chatham
delivered. Updated News pages Bourne, Yarmouth, Harwich, Chatham.
12-07-06 Updated Home Pages. New Bourne
Onset DEP & USCG, Plymouth B-171, Boat 2, B-375, Yarmouth LT-41
training. Passing of Ret Sandwich Chief Bernie Jones, Ret WBFD Rescue
Capt Bob Black Jr, and Ret Sandwich FD "Sparky" Donovan.
12-01-06 Updated Home Pages. New Barnstable
A-203 sold, Roster
11-29-06 Updated Home Pages. Best wishes to Peter
retiring Dennis FD
11-23-06 Updated Home Pages. Posted photos of
Bourne 2nd Alarm 35 Old
11-22-06 Updated Home Pages. Updates Otis
New Otis HQ construction. Mashpee Medflight incident. Happy
11-17-06 Updated Home pages. Some apparatus news. A couple Links added.
Mashpee House Fire photo feature added late.
11-15-06 Updated Home Page. New
Nantucket Engine 2. New photos of
Tanker 464 and 465.
11-06-06 Updated Home Pages. Updates made to LINKS Page.
10-30-06 Updated Home Pages. New Sandwich
C442 and Refurbished
Updated roster. Updated Station Pages.
Added a new Link to IRELAND FIRE DEPTS.
10-20-06 Updated Home Pages
10-08-06 Added new Special Feature on Bourne's 1939 Buffalo Engine 3.
10-06-06 Updated Home Pages. Photos of new Truro
C161, Sandwich Car 441, more photos of Harwich 1928 Maxim. Haz Mat 12
reassigned to Sagamore. Updated Rosters Bourne, Sandwich, Harwich,
Eastham Truro, Plymouth. Updated Station info BB1, MB2, SG3,
PO4, PL6. Updated Cape and Plym County Apparatus pages.
Also updated several dept News Pages.
10-03-06 Updated Home Pages. New photos
Marine 313, Marstons
Mills Station 3
09-27-06 Updated Home Pages. COMM
E305 in service,
E303 reassigned. New
photo COMM Sta.2 Updated COMM Roster
09-25-06 Updated Home Pages. New Otis Foam 404 in service. Also pre-delivery
photos of Otis Engine 410. Also new Nantucket Ambulance 2.
Feature on Harwich 1928 Maxim Engine 1. Updated Otis Roster.
Updated Nantucket Roster. Updated some radio freqs for trunk system
09-17-06 Updated Home Pages. New Edgartown Chief
updated. New photos Dennis
and Yarmouth Stations. Updated a couple Roster pages. Also some News
pages. Updated Police pages.
09-13-06 Added a link to a great video on the Worcester 6 fire and the memorial.
Check it out.
09-09-06 Updated Home Pages. Added photos of new
New Carver Rescue 1, Carver Lighting, New Yarmouth Amb 53, also
Marion S-2, Lakeville E2, E3, Breaker 85, Sagamore Station 3, West
Yarmouth Station 3 Construction, Onset Station, Lakeville Station.
09-06-06 Added Link to
Alternate Cape Wide News
link due to some problems with
the server on their new site.
09-04-06 Updated Home Pages. Feature Falmouth Boat fire.
09-03-06 Updated Home Pages. New
Barnstable Run Card
updates. Updated Rosters for
Cotuit, COMM, Hyannis, Yarmouth, Dennis. Updated apparatus assignments COMM appar.
New pages E305, A53 and A104.
08-24-06 Updated Home Pages. Harwich 67 in service.
08-16-06 Updated Home Pages. Photos new COMM E305, Dennis A-104, Dennis C-109.
08-03-06 Updated Home Pages. New
Harwich F-67, new photos
Updated some rosters, and news pages.
08-01-06 Updated Home Pages. New Plymouth Breaker 175 and Bourne A-134.
07-14-06 Updated Home Pages. Added photos of
COMM 2nd Alarm
Fatal fire on June 21, 2006.
Updated a couple News pages.
07-10-06 Updated Home Pages. Added feature on
COMM Medflight Call.
New Lower Cape Amb 599.
Also new photo Wellfleet E95.
06-29-06 Updated Home Pages. Updated Info on new
Scanners. New appara includes PTown
Hyannis C801. Updated info Nantucket FD Roster and Dept Info.
06-15-06 Updated and changed design of some Home
Pages... News, Apparatus, Stations. Added
photos of new PTown Engine 194. Photos of Hyannis HU 824 with plow.
06-12-06 Updated Home Pages. Added new photos
Marine 399, Orleans
Also updated some News Pages.
06-05-06 Updated a BUNCH OF STUFF. Updates to
Home Pages. New photos added to apparatus
listings include: Chatham A-182, Aquinnah Amb Alpha90, Chilmark Amb Charlie 90 and ATVs,
West Tisbury Amb Whiskey 90, Tisbury Tower 651, Squad 641, Boat, Car 610, Tisbury Ambs
Tango 90 and Tango 91, Oak Bluffs Ambs 562, 563, EMS Oscar 93, and 564, Oak Bluffs Boats 567
and 568, Car 510, Edgartown ambs 262 and 263, Forestry 230, Dive. Station pictures updated new
Chappy Station in Edgartown, Oak Bluffs Station, Tisbury Station 2 and Ambulance, West Tisbury
Station 1 and 2, Chilmark Stations 1 and 2, Aquinnah Station. Added West Tisbury Fire Tower.
Updated Department info on Chatham. Updated rosters for Cotuit, Chatham, Aquinnah, Chilmark,
West Tisbury, Tisbury, Oak Bluffs, and Edgartown.
Updated Fireboats pages with Oak Bluffs fireboat photos.
05-26-06 Updated Home Pages. New Cotuit
Ladder 1. New photos Marion
Plymouth Spill Trailer. Car 11, Car 12, Posted Plymouth-Wareham brush fire as feature.
05-22-06 Updated Home Pages. Dennis new C-100 pickup truck. Updated Correspondent info.
05-12-06 Updated Home Pages. Updated apparatus
pages including Mashpee M-359,
BMA Spill Trailer, BCFTA Units, Plymouth MDU, Boat 1, Lighting Plant. Updated photos Plym
Stations. Updated Department News pages. Updated a few rosters. Image of new Otis Crash
05-01-06 Added link to CapeCod4TheTroops.com.
04-26-06 Updated Home Pages. New photos Barnstable A-204, Dennis C101, C102, C109. Chatham MDU.
04-23-06 Updated Home Pages. Added more pages to
ARFF Feature from recent trip to Fla.
Photos from Providence, Atlanta, Orlando, Phily, and some guest photos of DFW.
Barnstable A-204 in service.
04-11-06 Updated Home Pages. Updates made to Wellfleet Dept profile and Roster.
04-04-06 Updated Home Pages. Updated dept profiles
Cotuit. Also updated some News pages.
04-03-06 Updated Home Pages. New Features.
Sandwich Fire Tower.
Dennis 2nd Alarm. Also West Barnstable Medflight. Additional photos Eastham Ship Wreck.
Bourne Car 143. Nantucket L1. Updated Bourne, Nantucket, Plymouth Rosters. Added some
guest photos of Worcester Airport ARFF Page 10.
03-28-06 Updated Home Pages. NEW Photo Feature
Trucks. Photos of new
Aerial Ladder being delivered. Photos of West Barnstable Medflight.
03-26-06 Updated Home Pages. Photos of BMA
ARFF 817. Updated
BMA Station. Also Photos
of new Brewster A-242. Updated Marine 246 and Brewster HQ. Updated Eastham E156. Updated
photo of Wellfleet F-90. Photo Wellfleet Sta.2. Added Station & photo of Provincetown Airport
Station. Updated Rosters Hyannis, BMA, Dennis, Brewster, Eastham, Provincetown.
Updated some news pages. Updated Britt Pages.
03-14-06 Updated Home pages. Apparatus updates - Hyannis
Dive 810. A few other updates
with more to follow on Barnstable A-204, Brewster A-242, BMA ARFF 817, and Plym B-175.
03-20-06 Updated Home Pages. Added new photo feature Taunton General Alarm at the State Hospital.
03-19-06 Updated Home Pages. Some color changes.
Eastham E156 now in service.
Updated some links, contents, other pages.
03-17-06 Updated Home Pages. Added Carver EMS and Mattapoisett EMS to Dept Page and Rosters.
Updated some associated pages. Letter from Fire Marshal on Bourne Fire.
Happy St. Patrick's Day
03-16-06 Updated Home Pages, apparatus news. New
Mattapoisett Ambs 412 and
413. New Wareham
EMS C-740, Amb 742, Quad, Lighting Plant. New photos of Wareham Ladder 1. Photos of
Onset Air Supply and Squad 3. News pages... Onset, Wareham EMS, Mattapoisett.
Posted new Wellfleet Chief Daniel Silverman. Updated EMS pages. A few Rosters.
03-14-06 Updated Home Pages. Added new in service
vehicles (Photos pending) Wareham EMS 740 and
new Ambulance 742, Bourne C143, Plymouth B-175, Dennis C101. Also added some new links.
Still looking for some 'correspondents' to represent some departments... check the list to see if
your department is covered or not. Thanks.
03-11-06 Updated Home Pages. New
Sagamore Station 3 open. New photos
Ahrens Fox Feature,
Fire Stations Maine, Fireboats Portland and Boston,
03-08-06 Updated Home pages. Posted MEB photo of
new Tisbury Ladder 651. Also that the Bourne
Fire Department expects to occupy the new Station 3 on Thursday March 9, 2006.
03-01-06 Updated Home Pages. Posted Special Feature...Mashpee 2nd Alarm Housefire.
02-28-06 Updated home Page. Made some changes and
additions to Cotuit apparatus.
Did some minor editing of Nov 4, 2005 Osterville 3rd alarm.
02-26-06 Updated Home Pages. Updated Vineyard apparatus, stations, depts, rosters, and news to reflect
some new information... a couple apparatus added and updated info...no new photos, just info...
Added new features West Barnstable L297 Dedication and Working Fire County Road Bourne.
02-22-06 Updated Home Pages. Updated some Dept News pages. Updated some Rosters.
02-21-06 Updated Home Pages...
L237 out of service pending new
apparatus. Updated Apparatus
from Cape Cod Page. Updated some photos of apparatus.
02-16-06 Updated Home Pages. Added some photos of
Aerial ladder at the factory.
Also updated apparatus news items including Bourne's ambs, Barnstable's amb, Brewster's ladder
and amb, and several other minor updates. Bourne plans to move into new station soon and the
old station is to be razed on March 1st.
02-13-06 Updated Home Pages. New CapeCodFD.com Logo added to pages.
02-08-06 Updated Home Pages. New Eastham
Major update of Favorite Links Page
02-05-06 Updated Home Pages. West Barnstable L207 delivered.
01-30-06 Updated Home Pages. Updated Tisbury info on Dept, Roster, and apparatus 641. News page.
Updated some radio info, changed some freqs in 800 trunk system.
Added a few photos to Fire Boat Feature... Barnstable, Falmouth, and German boats.
01-29-06 Updated Home Pages. Updated department some
profiles for the Vineyard departments
Aquinnah, Chilmark, Edgartown, Oak Bluffs, Tisbury, W. Tisbury, MV Airport.
Added some apparatus profiles for Vineyard 141, ATV, 262, 263, 564, 567, 568..
Updated Station profiles for Island departments, and corresponding Vineyard rosters.
Island profiles and news pages updates were done via phone, and do not all have photos.
Updated Sandwich Run cards to reflect brush and special call listings. Added some info
to the Task Force run card on Island Response plans.
01-27-06 Updated Home Pages. New photos Duxbury A1, C3, E2, E3, S1, Haz. Kingston A1.
Middleboro C2. Carver C1, C2. Marion Spec Haz, DEP. Duxbury, Kingston, Marion Rosters.
01-26-06 Updated Home Pages. Updated Contents Page, Kingston Apparatus, Kingston Roster
01-23-06 Updated Home Pages. Changed
Listening Live links so that a
separate window will open.
This should allow you to continue to look at this site while listening to your favorite feed.
Updated Run Stats for 2005 and previous years.
Corrections & update to Plymouth Roster and Plymouth apparatus assignments, new Squad 1,
New Onset Air Supply. Wareham E5 reserve engine added.
01-22-06 Updated Home Pages. Updated Listening Live links. Updated some Roster Pages.
01-21-06 Updated Home Pages. Added new
C370, Onset DEP,
New Photos Bourne Sta.3
01-17-06 Updated Home Pages. Updated News Pages
and added news pages for Island
and Plymouth County Departments.
01-15-06 Updated Home Pages... Changed Titles, added
page 12 Favorite Links
Hyannis A-827 in service
Run Stat Updates
Updated most of Cape department NEWs pages.
01-13-06 Updated Home Pages. Updated 2005 Run Stats.
Updated photos BA & WB Lighting Plants,
2003 Chat A-183, Chat HQ, Kingston FD photos, Appar news....
01-07-06 Updated Home Pages. Added photos
Wellfleet Spec Haz Trailer, Yar C52.
Photos of new Eastham E156 delivery. Worked on Contents page...about 1/2 updated.
Working on run stats for 2005.
01-04-06 Updated Home Pages, Dept Profiles, Hyannis A-827
01-03-06 HAPPY NEW YEAR 2006
Updated Home Pages, Apparatus, Stations, Rescues to Ambulances
12-30-05 Updated Home Pages, including apparatus info
Updated Departments Kingston, Duxbury
12-21-05 Updated Home pages.
New Orleans R174, and R173 photos.
12-18-05 Made changes to frames format, eliminating top banner.
12-14-05 Made some adjustments to Home Pages
Added missing Favorite Links back to Page 2 Home Page
Updated some apparatus - R243, R174
Fixed some bad links and update some Rosters
11-28-05 Added a Special Feature 2nd Alarm
Falmouth House of Pizza 11-27-05
New photo Mashpee B354
Several new photos added Brush Breaker Feature... Middleboro, Mashpee
11-24-05 Added a couple MORE pages of photos from the Osterville Fire 11-04-05
11-19-05 Updated home pages.
Updated info Plymouth Appar, Middleboro, Onset.
Updated Brewster, Eastham, Falmouth profiles
Added Correspondent's Page
11-09-05 New CapeCodFD.com Frames format
Updated Apparatus S80, Car 2, Hya Lighting
Updated several other pages with typos, etc
11-06-05 Updated Home Page
New apparatus...Brew R243, Wellfleet Squad 1
New Special Features... Hyannis Fire Rt132 and Osterville Fire
11-03-05 Updated Home Pages, Apparatus updates Otis, Fal,
Updated Apparatus Page
New Otis 401, 402, 422, 425. Falmouth Dive 35A, RB-2. Cotuit Lighting Plant.
10-19-05 Updated Home Pages
Added "CORRESPONDENT PAGE' for updating CapeCodFD.com
Added "Print" buttons to Rosters and Freq Lists so you can print those pages.
(Most pages will not print now with new Home format)
10-15-05 Updated Home Pages
Added George Russell as Chief Sandwich, Fixed some links on OOS Apparatus list
10-13-05 Updated Home Page. News on Centerville
fire 626 Craigville Beach Road,
Added new COMM Lighting Plant, updated COMM Stations page, Roster
10-09-05 Updated Home Page Format, New Look.
10-05-05 Updated Home Pages...Calendar, Feature photo,
Headlines, Special Features
Memorial to Chief Robert Peterson
09-22-05 Updated Home Pages
Apparatus updates, Headlines
Cotuit Bus MVC
Apparatus photos Acting R362, C372
09-19-05 Updated Home Page
Tribute to Chief Robert A. Peterson
09-17-05 Updated Home Page... Hot Links added
09-15-05 Updated Home Pages
Updated Yarmouth E45, E47
Updated Department news pages, some profiles,
09-09-05 Updated Home Pages
Think About It... Never Forget 9-11-01
09-06-05 NEW HOME PAGE FORMAT UPLOADED
New Home Sub Pages uploaded
Updated many of the "Main" Pages
New Look for 5th Anniversary
09-02-05 Updated Home Page.
Added Hurricanes to Think About It.
09-01-05 Updated HOME PAGE... Katrina info
08-31-05 Updated HOME PAGE
08-21-05 Updated Home Page
Added feature on Osterville Drowning
New Thinking About It... Global Warming
08-08-05 Updated Home Page -
Link to WTC Tapes
Updated HR241, M219,
08-08-05 Updated Home Page
Added several pages to American LaFrance Feature from
Updated C320, C328, E823
08-07-05 Updated Home Page
Added Special Feature photos of KID'S DAY 2005
07-19-05 Updated Home Page
Added to "Think About It!"
07-06-05 Updated Home Page
Updated Falmouth Apparatus pages - added new Marine 1
Updated Cotuit M-266, Wareham C-1, Appar Page,
New THINK ABOUT IT item
07-01-05 Updated Home Page
Added Barnstable M-219
Updated several Roster pages
06-29-05 Updated Home Page
Added a new "Opinion" Section called "THINK ABOUT IT!
Updated / Added some Links on Links Page
Updated and added some listening live links
Updated photos Fal 29, Sagamore Sta3,
06-24-05 Updated Home Page
06-15-05 Updated Home Page
New photo feature, West Barnstable motel fire, Craigville Motel
06-10-05 Updated Home Page
Updated Fireboats Feature - M808 photos
Updated Middleborough Pages, Apparatus pages,
Updated some Rosters
06-09-05 Updated Home Page
Photo Feature Sandwich House Fire / Cat Rescue 48 Main St.
Updated Hya M808, Yar M2,
06-06-05 Updated Home Page
Updated Yarmouth Marine 40B
05-20-05 Updated Home Page
Updated several Apparatus, Station, and Roster Pages
Updated News Pages
05-16-05 Updated Home Page
05-12-05 Updated Home Page
Updated a couple Station Photos - Bourne 1, Cotuit,
Updated some apparatus photos - Bourne 141, 143, 147, COMM 306,
Orleans C171, 179, Chat C181
05-04-05 Updated Home Page
Updated photos & info - Orleans C166, F169, C171, L176, C179
PTown C191, Eastham C151
05-02-05 Updated Home Page
New Feature - Britt's Favorite Fire Stations. Photo essay.
04-28-05 Updated Home Page.
04-26-05 Updated Home Page, Apparatus, Contents, Rosters
Updated photos - DCR Car 2, Breaker 6, WBFD P290
Updated photos - DCR Fire Tower Falmouth
Updated Rosters - DCR (was DEM)
04-23-05 Updated Home Page
Updated Brush Breaker Page - added 2005 Fire Season photos
Photo Feature - Marstons Mills Structure Fire
04-20-05 Updated Home Page
Updated Appar Pages - C147, R326, R327, L26
Updated Brush Breaker Page - added Plymouth Fire Photos
04-17-05 Updated Home Page.
Updated Appar Pages - B354, E306, M76, Middleboro E6
Updated Fireboat Feature - FDNY "Fire Fighter" and D.C. "John Glenn"
Updated Brush Breaker Feature - B354 photos
Added Feature - Hyannis Structure Fire Chase Auto Body
04-04-05 Updated Home Page - New Mashpee Breaker 354
Mack Fire Apparatus
Feature - now over 300 Mack Photos !
Updated Fire Boats Feature
03-27-05 Updated all Main Pages with "New CapeCodFD.com Banner"
03-21-05 Updated Home Page - Added new Plymouth Breaker
Updated Brush Breaker Feature - Plymouth B172
Updated Apparatus Pages - Onset Car 4, Middleboro FF2, Boat 2, Rochester
C190, Ladder 1, Orleans F169.
Updated News Pages, Apparatus Pages
02-10-05 Updated Home Page.
Updated Links Page - added links