middle-groveThe Middle Grove Fire Department covers western the portion of the Town of Greenfield.

For a more detailed description of what areas are served directly by the Middle Grove Fire Department, visit the district map page. The Middle Grove Fire Department hosts a variety of events throughout the year. You can view photos of these events on the company photo page. Additional questions regarding the department can be forwarded via our contact page.

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 117
Middle Grove, 12850
Street Address:
25 North Creek Road
Middle Grove, NY 12850

         Non-Emergency Phone: (518) 584-2228



Classification: Engine-Tanker
Function: First due to all fires, first due to all auto accidents with the jaws of life
Water: 1000 gallons
Pump: Capable of providing 1,500 gallons per minute
Personnel: 4 firefighters, 1 driver and 1 officer (6 total)
Year: 2004
Make: HME Motors

ETA – 282






Year: 2017




Classification: Tanker
Function: Shuttles water to the fire scene
Water: 3000 gallons
Pump: Capable of providing 1250 gallons per minute
Personnel: 1 driver and 1 firefighter
Year: 2001
Make: KME International

Firefighters of the Middle Grove Fire Department

  • Jean Bishop
  • Ronald Bishop
  • Daniel Crumb
  • Jean Crumb
  • Danielle Cumm
  • Peter Dumar
  • Jay Ellsworth
  • Michael Fudzinski
  • Joshua Hightower
  • Jason “Jake” Jennings
  • Timothy Kemp
  • John “Jack” King
  • Dain LaCross
  • Kessiah McConchie
  • Gordon “Mickey” McGrath
  • George Miller
  • Brandon Murray
  • Scott Murray
  • Shawne Perkins
  • Edward Petkus
  • Eric Petkus
  • Matthew Petkus
  • Brandon Ray
  • Craig Smith
  • Christopher Stanton
  • Christopher Thurman
  • Steven Tofanelli
  • Erik Welmaker
  • David Wilson

Life Members of the Middle Grove Fire Department

A life member is a firefighter who has served more than fifteen years in the fire district and has retired from active service.

  • Brian Bishop
  • Brian Bunnell
  • Diane Czechowicz
  • Peter Czechowicz
  • Joyce Eichorst
  • Robert W. Eichorst (D)
  • Ron Eichorst
  • Duane Hammond
  • Richard Henry
  • Kenneth Kohl
  • David Krauss
  • Thomas Merrills (D)
  • Thomas Mitchell
  • Dennis Monaco
  • Elliot Older, Jr.
  • Elliot James Older, Sr. (D)
  • Andrew Olmstead
  • Joseph Post
  • Carolyn Wagar
  • George Weingartner (D)
  • William Welmaker

Auxiliary Members

  • Donna Baker
  • Kimberlyy Barber
  • Jean Bishop
  • Jean Crumb
  • Joan Desourdy
  • Brenda Jennings
  • Christina Kellerhouse
  • Patricia Kellerhouse
  • Marilyn (Betsie) King
  • Nichole Mangona
  • Joan McGrath
  • Cathy Miller
  • Melissa Murray
  • Nicholas Murray
  • Louise Okoniewski
  • Taylor Robarge
  • Mary Samascott
  • Rosanne Sammler
  • Nicole Thurman

Auxiliary Life Members

  • Patricia Brust (D)
  • Linda Monaco
  • Doris Older
  • Enid Older (D) – Charter Member

(D) – Deceased

  • Carolyn Wager
  • Linda Yager

Firematic Officers

Firematic Officers are responsible for the emergency operations side of the company. Firematic Officers ensure that training is accomplished, command operations during emergencies, and ensure that the company’s equipment is ready whenever they are needed.

  • District Chief:  Jonathan Davis                Email: [javascript protected email address]
  • Deputy Chief:  Jay Ellsworth                   Email: [javascript protected email address]
  • Assistant Chief: Edward Petkus              Email: [javascript protected email address]
  • Captain: Christopher Thurman
  • Lieutenant: Brandon Murray

Administrative Officers

Adminstrative Officers are responsible for the administrative side of the company. They organize the social aspects of the company: fund raisers, meetings and public events.

  • President: George Miller
  • Vice-President: Gordon McGrath
  • Treasurer: John “Jack” King
  • Deputy Treasurer:  Ron Bishop
  • Recording Secretary: Jean Bishop
  • Financial Secretary: Brandon Ray
  • Sgt. at Arms: Jean Crumb

Middle Grove Auxiliary Officers

  • District Auxiliary Liaison: Patty Kellerhouse
  • President: Melissa Murray
  • Vice President: Brenda Jennings
  • Recording Secretary: Roseanne Sammler
  • Treasurer: Jean Bishop