Center Fire Company 2016 Santa Stop Schedule


It is my pleasure to welcome you to the Cedar Grove Fire Department web site! The purpose of our web site is to educate and inform about the vast array of services, and the highly trained and motivated personnel that make up the Cedar Grove Fire Department.

Our Department is a 100% volunteer organization with four fire stations located throughout the township. We protect well over 12,000 people within 4.5 square miles and are actively involved with surrounding fire departments providing mutual aid wherever and whenever possible.

In these pages you'll see the stations, the apparatus and the men and women who are dedicated to protecting your lives, property and well-being. Look around awhile and learn about our excellent training program, the special operations team, local fire prevention events, how to become a member and much more.

Your feedback is encouraged, so that we can respond to your needs. Let us know whether your visit was informative, and if you have any questions or comments, please email your remarks to

We hope you'll become familiar with who we are and what we do ...we're YOUR Cedar Grove Fire Department.

John Bannon

Chief of Department

CGFD Responds Mutual Aid For Trench Rescue December 3rd 2016

Posted on December 7, 2016

Cedar Grove Firefighters responded to Linden Ave. residence in Montclair to assist Montclair Firefighters conduct a Trench Rescue. One victim was entrapped under a home heating oil tank that he was attempting to remove. The subject was extricated and transported to the hospital. 

CGFD Responds To Leaf Truck Fire December 3rd 2016

Posted on December 7, 2016

Cedar Grove Firefighters extinguished a leaf truck fire near the intersection of Route 23 and Commerce Road. No injuries where reported. The cause of the fire appears to be accidental.

CGFD Responds Mutual Aid To Caldwell 11-4-16

Posted on November 5, 2016

Cedar Grove Firefighters assisted Caldwell Firefighters at the scene of a Multiple Alarm Fire on Orchard Square. Two homes were destroyed and one severely damaged.

CGFD Responds To Motor Vehicle Crash With Entrapment

Posted on October 8, 2016

Cedar Grove Firefighter responded to the scene of a motor vehicle crash. Firefighter remove one person from one of the vehicles.  

CGFD Battles Center Avenue House Fire

Posted on October 7, 2016

Cedar Grove Firefighters extinguished a fire in a Center Avenue Residence. The Fire was extinguished quickly however there was extensive smoke and water damage in the home. No injuries were reported. Little Falls, North Caldwell, and Verona Fire Departments assisted.