Chemical Hose Volunteer Fire
Company #1 Established 1916

Why Volunteer?

There are plenty of reasons. Oceanport Needs You, it's a great way to be a part of the community, you always wanted to be...

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Photo Gallery

Port-Au-Peck Chemical hose has a long, colorful history. See how it all began. See where it all began.

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Patch Exchange!

If you are interested in exchanging your
Fire Department patch, contact us.

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Fund Drive In Progress

The 2016 Port-Au-Peck Fund Drive Form

Congratulate Our New Volunteers

Congratulate Our New Volunteers

Congratulate John Carroll III and Shane Carroll on passing Fire Fighter 1, equal to 140 hours of Fire Fighter Training. Their training included classroom theory as well as skill oriented "hands on" drill sessions. Fire Fighter 1 meets the performance objectives of the N.F.P.A. standard 1001 and N.J.A.C. 5:73 4.3 standard which will allow a firefighter to perform firefighting under direct supervision. Their graduation was be held on January 28th.

Port au Peck Fire Company's 100th Anniversary

One Hundredth Anniversary Kick-Off Party

As Port-Au-Peck Chemical Hose celebrates it's One Hundredth Anniversary, the kick-off party helped us celebrate our volunteers dedication.

2016 Fire Prevention Week - October 9th-15th

Join the Volunteers

Learn about fire prevention at the Port-Au-Peck Chemical Hose Open House on Saturday, October 8th. You and your younger firefighters can try on firefighter gear and see how to put out fires with a fire extinguisher. See what it’s like to volunteer.

Who We Are?

We are the local Fire compay of Oceanport. The Port-au-Peck Chemical Hose Co. Number 1 has been a vital link in the economic and social life of the Borough. During the rainy and high tide periods, many flooded cellars are pumped out. In the fall and spring, fields with dry grass are burned.

  • Every Home Should Have at Least One Working Smoke Alarm
  • Prevent Electrical Fires
  • Use Appliances Wisely
  • Alternate Heaters
  • Affordable Home Fire Safety Sprinklers
  • Plan Your Escape
  • Caring for Children
  • Caring for Older People