Mar 27
Burn Ban in Effect

Annual Burning Ban by order of NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
March 16 – May 14, 2013
During this time period, no open burning shall be allowed. Opening burning may be allowed between May 15, and March 15, provided requirements are met and no further bans are in place through local or State regulation.

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Mar 26
2013-2014 Election Results

On monday March 25, 2013 our annual elections were held. Upon completion of the voting, all the officers were sworn in and their responsibilities took effect. The following is the official scorecard. *Red denotes new officers.

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Feb 05
Burn Movie is coming to Buffalo!

UMT has been hard at work to bring this documentary to Buffalo, and we’re pleased to announce today that we did it!March 8-14, 2013 at the Amherst Theater in Buffalo. To purchase tickets click here
Click here to watch the trailer and other movie clips. 

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Jan 24
Mercy Flight Ground Crew Class Announced

As part of the Rescue Tech Basic class, Niagara County will be holding a Mercy Flight Ground Crew class on Thursday, February 7th, 7:00 PM at Upper Mtn Fire Hall, 839 Moyer Rd. Lewiston NY.This Class is open to anyone in the county; you do not need to be taking the RTB. You do not need to sign up for this class;  just show up.

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Jan 15
Basic EMT Course Starting

Basic EMT Original
Description: Get introduced to basic life support knowledge, skills and concepts as recognized by the New York State Department of Health. Upon successful completion of the course and a state practical skills examination, the student will be allowed to sit for the NYSDOH written certification examination.

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Jan 04
2012 Firefighter Fatalities Summary

(Jan 4, 2012 to Dec 24, 2012) The Good news: Firefighter deaths continue to decline. The Bad news: Once again the leading cause of death is stress/exertion with 41% of fatalities the result of a heart attack. Click here for the full report. 
Make it a New Years Resolution to get in shape!  

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Dec 23
Upper Mt. Welcomes home one of its own.

On Saturday December 22 a group of Upper Mountain members went to the Connecticut Street Armory to welcome home one of our favorite brothers, Alex Ruckh from a 11 month hiatus.

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Dec 18
Our Bunker Program is off to a great start!

The construction of our Bunker Program has officially began.  First exterior, then interior. Let the construction begin!! Checkout the latest pictures. >

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