Minoa Volunteer Fire Department

2014 Minoa Fire Department Field Days

Saturday, April 12, 2014  The Minoa Fire Department 2014 Field days will be :

Thursday May 29 from 6PM-11PM

Friday May 30 from 6PM-12PM

Saturday May 31 from Noon-12PM

We are also proud to host the Onondaga County Firemans Association County Convention during the field days.More information soon.



Ice Rescue Drill with Sylvan Beach

Saturday, January 18, 2014  On Saturday, January 18, several members of the Minoa Fire Department participated in an Ice Rescue Drill on Oneida Lake with the Sylvan Beach Fire Department.  Members worked together practicing skills used to rescue people who have fallen through the ice. 



Firefighters Save Horse

Friday, January 3, 2014  It was reported that a horse had fallen into a hole and was unable to get itself out.  Upon arrival the horse was having trouble breathing because of the position it was in.  Firefighters used the rescue equipment to help bring the horse to a stable position.  



Annual Elections Held

Monday, December 9, 2013  The Minoa Fire Department held its annual elections and the results are as follows:

Chief: Erich Schepp
Asst Chief: Jeremy Erard
1st Asst Chief: Dave Hess
2nd Asst Chief: Rich Sabin
Captain Station #1: Scot Garland
Captain Station #2: Chuck Spratt
Lieutenants Station #1 : Dave Matthes, Jr./Joe Hanover
Lieutenants Station #2: Mike Nesci/Nick Carulli
President: Denny Erard
Vice Pres. : Pat Flannery
Secretary: Wendy Czajak
Treasurer: Al Tompkins
Board of Directors: Jeremy Erard, Nick Erard, Jr, John Jarmacz, Dave Matthes, Jr., Scot Garland, Joe Hanover, Dave Matthes, Sr

Congratulations and good luck to all!



Motor Vehicle Accident

Tuesday, August 27, 2013  On Monday August 26th at 0848hrs the Minoa Fire Department was dispatched to a 2 vehicle accident with injuries. Arriving units found 2 vehicles with heavy damage and three patients. Units operated on scene for just over an hour.

Units on scene C-2, E-13, E-24, S-1 




Sunday, March 17, 2013  This years Minoa Fire Department Field Days will be held at Lewis Park on

Thursday May 30th from 6pm to 11pm

Friday May 31st from 6pm to midnight

Saturday June 1st from noon to midnight

A complete list of events and times will be publisher in the near future



Four Firefighters Shot in Western NY

Monday, December 24, 2012  This morning four firefighters from the West Webster Fire Department, a suburb of Rochester, NY, were shot while responding to a reported fire. As of this writing 2 firefighters have been confirmed dead and 2 others are in “guarded” condition at a Rochester hospital. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the families and fellow firefighter impacted by this tragedy.



New Engine 11 in Service

Monday, November 12, 2012  On Monday November 12th at 12pm the new Engine 11 was put in to service. Engine 11 is a 2012 E-One custom pumper with a 1500gpm hale pump and carries 1500 gallons of water. The new engine replaces a 1988 E-One that served the district well for 24 years.



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