Fire Department

The Village of Arcade Fire Department was formed in November 1868 and was incorporated in July 1976.  The department is lead by Chief Chris Lester.  There are approximately 85 volunteer members, 28 emergency medical technicians (EMTs), and 5 advanced EMTs.

Located at 145 North Street in the Village, the Arcade Fire Department provides services to both the Village and Town of Arcade, as well as portions of the Town of Freedom.

The Arcade Fire Department is one of the busiest volunteer fire departments within Wyoming County responding to 660 calls in 2019.  The fire department proudly provides the primary source of fire protection and emergency medical services within the 120 square miles district.  Services also include high angle rope rescue, ice/water rescue, haz-mat response, search and rescue, and fire protection education for the community and area youth.

2010 Ford Ambulance
2017 Ford Ambulance
2000 International Pumper Diesel
2018 Freightliner Pumper
2019 Chevrolet Tanker
2009 International Heavy Rescue
2004 Polaris ATV Sportsman 700
2004 United Trailer
2016 Freightliner Pumper/Tanker

If you are interested in volunteering, please stop by the fire hall any Wednesday evening between the hours of 7pm and 9pm to pickup an application.

Chief Chris Lester can be contacted here.

Village of Arcade Office
17 Church Street
Arcade, NY  14009
Phone: (585) 492-1111
TDD: (800) 662-1220
Fax: (585) 496- 7444
Arcade Police Department
17 Church Street
Arcade, NY  14009
Phone: (585) 492-3111
Voicemail: (585) 492-2300
Fax: (585) 492-3052
Arcade Justice Court
17 Church Street
Arcade, NY  14009
Phone: (585) 492-4479
Fax: (585) 492-3052

17 Church Street, Arcade, NY  14009
Telephone:  (585) 492.1111 • Fax:  (585) 496.7444 • TDD:  (800) 662.1220
Office Hours:  7:00am to 4:00pm, Monday through Friday, except Holidays
The Village of Arcade is an equal opportunity provider and employer.  To file a complaint of discrimination write:
USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Ave. SW, Washington DC 20250-9410 or call
(800) 795-3272 (voice) or (202) 720-6382 (TDD)