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Fire Department Notices
On Sunday, April 12, Broad Street and Monmouth Street will be closed to vehicular traffic from 6am to 7pm due to the Red Bank Streetfair.  Broa
The winter storm headed for our area will bring possibly as much as two feet of snow accompanied by high winds.  Power outages are possible.&nb
Borough Officials are calling for the inspection of all Jersey Central Power & Light underground equipment following an incident on Broad Street

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Red Bank Volunteer Fire Department

We can be reached at:

Fire Dispatch: (732) 530-2700 or call 9-1-1 (Emergencies)

Chief Joseph Lauterwasser
1st Deputy Chief Chris Soden
2nd Deputy Chief Peter DeFazio


About the RBFD

The Red Bank Fire Department founded in 1872, has a long and proud history of fire fighting service.

In 2007 it celebrated its 135th anniversary. The RBFD History page describes our past and present operations within the Borough of Red Bank. This is an organization comprised entirely of volunteers dedicated to protect property and life against fire hazards. The RBFD is also responsible for first aid medical assistance and rescue operations in the community.

The RBFD is organized into the "Office Of The Chief", six fire fighting companies, a Fire Police Company and the First Aid & Rescue Squad. Further support is provided to the Department by its Scuba Diving Team, the Department's Fire Cadets and the Ladies Auxiliary.

Administrative authority resides with the Fire Department Executive Council.

By RBFD Executive Council Directive - October 27, 1998 Executive and Supporting Units

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Do you want to join the Red Bank Fire Department?

  • Active Members: Residents of the Borough of Red Bank, of age 18 or older may become active members of our Fire Companies.
  • Active Associate Members: Residents of Monmouth County residing within five miles from the Borough of Red Bank, of age 18 or older may become active associate members of our Fire Companies.
  • Fire Cadets: Residents of the Borough of Red Bank or residents of Monmouth County residing within five miles from the Borough of Red Bank, between ages of 14 and 17 may join the Fire Cadet program.

For more information, call the Fire Chief's Office at (732)530-2797. Applications are available at the Red Bank Borough Hall at 90 Monmouth Street; Red Bank, NJ 07701.