Homepage
There are currently no events
National Weather Service Alerts for Westchester County, NY

Welcome to the Mohegan Volunteer Fire Association Website

92nd Anniversary: 1922-2014

"Neighbors Helping Neighbors"

 

 

Remember Your Neighborhood Fire Hydrant This Winter

Firefighter Raymond Calore, January 25

Exhausting precious time and resources to shovel out a fire hydrant is not only life threatening but frustrating as well. While we do not expect hydrants to be shoveled out during a severe storm, there is always time after the storm to make a couple of passes with a snow blower or shovel.

Unlike them city people, us country folk have to remember to do this activity and teach our kids how. Think of ... (Full Story & Photos)


Rt. 6 Entrance To Taconic Pkwy Northbound Closed
Rt. 6 Entrance To Taconic Pkwy Northbound Closed

Busy Day From Icy Weather

1st Lieutenant Chris Gravius, January 18

On Sunday 1/18/15, heavy freezing rain began to hit the area in the morning hours. Due to this severe icy weather, Mohegan FD was kept busy with numerous calls throughout the day. Mohegan FD responded to a total of 6 fire/rescue calls within the day, including a rollover accident with 5 patients requiring extrication. Mohegan EMS was also kept busy with numerous other medical emergencies. Here is ... (Full Story & Photos)


2014 Call Breakdown

1st Lieutenant Chris Gravius, January 01

In 2014, the Lake Mohegan Fire District responded to a total of 2,991 runs, with 1,047 being fire/rescue related calls and 1,947 being FD First Response to EMS calls. The EMS totals are not the total EMS responses in district, but the FD First Response (Fire Apparatus) to EMS calls. The run breakdowns are as follows:

LMFD Response Breakdown:

Structure Fires: 18
Cooking Fires: 22
Chimney Fires: ... (Full Story & Photos)


Press Release: 2014 Candy Cane Runs Announced

1st Lieutenant Chris Gravius, December 07

The Mohegan Volunteer Fire Association is proud to announce that the 2014 Candy Cane Runs will be held on Saturday December 13, 2014 and Sunday December 14, 2014. For those who do not know what this is, this is a time where the Mohegan Firefighters escort Santa Claus around the Lake Mohegan Fire District by Fire Truck to hand out candy canes to the children. This year's schedule has been completely ... (Full Story & Photos)


*Firefighter Down* CPR Training

1st Lieutenant Chris Gravius, December 03

On Wed. 12/3/14, Mohegan FD's FAS-Team, Firefighters, and EMS personnel trained at Fire Headquarters on "down firefighter" CPR. This new technique allows firefighters to begin CPR on a "down firefighter" while allowing other firefighters to remove the full turnout gear coat and SCBA, without interrupting the CPR chest compressions on a "down firefighter". Air is also given to this "down firefighter" ... (Full Story & Photos)

Loosening Straps Of SCBA Of "Down Firefighter"
Loosening Straps Of SCBA Of "Down Firefighter"


Untitled Document
Useful MVFA Website Links:

Homepage Donate Contact Us
Guestbook Members E-mail Members Area
Visitors Today: 129 Visitors Since May 2, 2005: 1,415,680
Mohegan Volunteer Fire Association
Website Proudly Maintained By:
Mohegan Volunteer
Fire Association

P.O. Box 162
Mohegan Lake, NY 10547
E-mail: info@moheganfire.com
Emergency Dial 9-1-1
Non-Emergency Numbers:
Headquarters: (914) 526-0823
Headquarters Fax: (914) 526-0825
Ambulance Corps: (914) 526-1005
Ambulance Fax: (914) 526-1048
Website Designed and Hosted By:
Firehouse Solutions
www.FirehouseSolutions.com
Copyright © 2015 Firehouse Solutions (A Service of Technology Reflections, Inc.)