Camplain Road Fire Co. #2 Annual Santa Delivery

While Santa is letting his reindeer rest for their big trip on December 24th he has arranged for the Camplain Road Fire Company to assist him again this year to make his pre-Christmas Eve trip around Manville, to make his list and check it twice and while he’s at it, you can have Santa arrive at your house escorted by the Fire Engine to deliver a present to your child.

Download the flyer and complete the sign up form and bring it to the Fire House on any of the sign up dates.

New Jersey Unveils Text-to-911 Capabilities
New Jersey officials unveiled new text messaging capabilities to their 911 system in hopes of boosting response times, safety and the on-scene intelligence available to first responders.

NJ 911
Friday, December 18, 2015 15:37
At approximately 3:30 pm on Friday December 18, 2015 the Manville Fire Department was dispatched to a Raritan Avenue residence for a "bed fire".

Upon arrival command confirmed a smoke condition. Engine 422 was the first apparatus on scene and began to stretched a 1-3/4" line through the front door as Tower 42 arrived and laid in to supply the Engine.

The crews from the Engine & Tower extinguished the fire with minimal water damage, but the residence did sustain heavy smoke damage and was ultimately deemed uninhabitable.

North Star required
Friday, November 27, 2015 15:18
The Fire Department was dispatched to a northside residence on Friday November 27 at 15:18 for a resident who had lit a candle while using oxygen and who sustained burns.

An LZ was established at the Manville High School to transport the patient.

MVC @ Fire House #2
Bay door of the OEM Van
   Bay door of the OEM Van
Wednesday, June 3, 2015 
(MNV-FD) dyusi: MNV-FD:15113179: 06/02/2015 18:16:02: MVC INTO BUILDI: MANVILL-S 13TH AVE & WASHINGTON AVE

Current Forest Fire Status
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 
Please follow this LINK to see current Forest Fire Threat level

Kidde Recall
Thursday, September 11, 2014 
Kidde Recalls Smoke and Combination Smoke/CO Alarms Due to Alarm Failure.
  Please click on this LINK to see the announcement

Passing of Lt. Michael Connolly
Lt. Michael Connolly
   Lt. Michael Connolly
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
It is with great sadness that the Manville Fire Department announces the passing of Lt. Michael Connolly on March 4, 2014 after a brief illness.

Mike is a member of the Camplain Road Volunteer Fire Company #2 with over 25-years of service to the Department.
Mike also served as the Captain for many years and was the Financial Secretary for Fire Company #2 for 20 years.

Visitation will be at-
Fucillo & Warren Funeral Home
205 South Main Street
Manville, NJ 08835

on Friday, March 7 from 5-9 p.m. and
Saturday, March 8 from 9:45-10:15 a.m.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, March 8 beginning 10:15 a.m. at the funeral home followed by an 11:00 a.m. funeral service at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Somerville.

Lt. Connolly's Last Call

Lt. Connolly Obituary
Emergency Notification
The Manville Office of Emergency Management urges all residents to register with CodeRed to receive emergency messages from that office.

Please click on any of the CodeRed links to access the Manville Borough's registration page.

If you have trouble registering you can call the Borough at (908) 725-9479 x 102 and talk to Kathy.

Structure Fire
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 08:23
At 8:23 AM, on Wednesday September 4th, the Fire Department, along with Somerset Medical Center's 801, were dispatched to a fire in the bedroom on the first floor at 320 Harrison Ave.

Courier News Story
Passing of John Bukovecky
John Bukovecky
   John Bukovecky
Sunday, June 16, 2013

It is with great sadness that the Manville Fire Department announces the passing of Ex-Chief John Bukovecky on Sunday June 16, 2013.

John was born on June 27, 1924 and joined the Camplain Road Volunteer Fire Company #2 in 1953.

He was Chief of the Department from 1976-1977 and was the oldest active member in the Department holding many Firematic and Administrative positions through his 60-year service to the Borough of Manville, most recently, up to only a couple of years ago, one of the Borough’s Fire Police.

Local River Gauges
Please click this LINK for the latest rainfall prediction map.

Click this LINK for an interactive snowfall prediction map.

Raritan River @ Van Veghten Bridge

Millstone River @ Weston Causeway

Raritan River @ Bound Brook

Royce Brook @ Hamilton Rd

Millstone @ Blackwells Mills Causeway
Annual National Firefighter Line-of-Duty-Deaths

Mutual Aid Into Hillsborough
Monday, December 3, 2012 
At 2:19 AM the Manville Fire Department was dispatched to stand by for Hillsborough Fire, which was working at a multi-vehicle fire on the Hercules property on Valley Road. Shortly after dispatch Tower 42-117 was requested to stand by Station 37 and Engine 42-102 was requested to move-up to the scene to assist the units already on scene, in knee deep mud, extinguish the 20+ car fire.

The vehicles were extinguished and fire units were released by 4:30 AM. In addition to Manville, Somerville, Raritan, Finderne and Millstone fire companies responded to assist Hillsborough. The Hillsborough and Somerville Rescue Squads responded as well as the Somerset County Hazmat and Department of Environmental Protection.

Hurricane SANDY Recovery
Sunday, November 4, 2012 
Though the Borough of Manville was spared the total wrath of Hurricane Sandy, below are a couple of links for people which may offer some help if you were/ still are adversely affected.

New Jersey State Office of Emergency Management Link

New Jersey State Sandy Recovery Link

American Red Cross Link

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