Fire Department Member Application

Thurston Fire Application (pdf)


Fire Department

2018 Calls Summary

Total Calls: 83   

Total Man Hours: 498.25

Total Fire Calls: 10   

Total Medical Calls: 43   

Total MVA Calls: 2  

Total Mutual Aid Calls: 8

Total Other Calls: 20

Month W/ Most Calls:  July and October (12)   

Month w/ Most Man Hours: April (63)    

Fire Chief

For more information about Thurston's Volunteer Fire Department please contact fire chief Shelley Morse.

New Smoke Detector Law

 Smoke detectors must be hardwired or have 10-year battery after April 1, 2019
Licensees should be aware that as of April 1, 2019, the new General Business Law Section 399-ccc requires all new or replacement smoke detectors in New York State to be powered by a 10-year, sealed, non-removable battery or hardwired to the home. According to 399-ccc: “It shall be unlawful for any person or entity to distribute, sell, offer for sale, or import any solely battery operated smoke detecting alarm device powered by a replaceable, removable battery not capable of powering such device for a minimum of ten years.” Licensees should not distribute smoke detectors with removable batteries to clients or customers after April 1, 2019.  

Fire Commissioner

Thurston Fire District will hold its monthly meetings @ 7:30 in the Fire Hall located at 7475 County Route 333 on the 2nd Monday of every month on the following dates:

2019 Dates:

January 14th

February 11th

March 11th

April 8th

May 13th

June 10th

July 8th

August 12th

September 9th

October 14th

November 11th

December 9th

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Fire District

Fire District Budget 2019 (pdf)


Notice of Fire District Election (pdf)


Notice of Fire District Election (pdf)