The Tioga Center Fire Department was first organized in 1949, covering an area of approximately 60 square miles, and has proudly served and protected our community since. We are an all volunteer fire department in rural upstate New York, providing fire, EMS, and rescue services to our community as well as mutual aid services to departments as requested through our dispatch center located in Owego, NY.
Did you know that every call in our distrcit is covered by volunteers only. WE NEED YOUR HELP! We need you to volunteer. We are looking for people to come be a part of our family, to train with us, work with us and laugh with us. We have a monthly meeting and training with multiple state level trainings available at no cost to you.
In November, we received a total of 18 calls for assistance. We responded to 8 fire calls: Four were mutual aid calls. We had a smoke conditon at the Dandy, a barn fire at Tioga Downs, a residential fire alarm and a car fire, both cancelled by officers on scene.We had a public service call for a tree and wires down in the roadway, a residential smoke alarm for burnt food, a structure fire in a pig barn, and a one car rollover. EMS had 12 calls. Our YTD call volume is 243.