River Edge Fire Co. 1 kinderkamack road and tenney avenue, river edge, NJ07661 The River Edge Fire Department was formed in 1900 after the railroad station was destroyed. Two years later, the…More volunteer department acquired its' first hose pumper. Since then the department has expanded in membership, which is split between two firehouses and includes both auxiliary members and a cadet program. The main firehouse is located on Kinderkamack Road and houses an engine, ladder truck and special operations team.
REFD Co. 2 was formed in 1904 and the current firehouse was constructed in 1940 at the south end of town on Ackerson…More Street. The firehouse was expanded a decade later to make room for a second engine.
Along with two engines and the rescue truck, Co. 2 also houses an antique engine and both marine boat units.