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 2015 Port-Au-Peck Fund Drive is in full swing. If you have not received your invitation to donate, please download and print one. Fund Drive Form

Fire Prevention Week - October 4th-10th

Join the Volunteers

Learn about fire prevention at the Port-Au-Peck Chemical Hose Open House on October 10th, 10-4. 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.

Deborah Heart and Lung Provides Free Check-Ups

A Gift from Captain Buscio

Heart attacks are the largest single killer of firefighters. For that very reason, Captain Buscio has created the program, A Gift from Captain Buscio. They offer strictly confidential, comprehensive cardiovascular and pulmonary evaluations with no out-of-pocket cost to ALL firefighters, police officers, and emergency responders.

Your medical insurance will be accessed, but you will have no copay, deductible or balance billing. For more information, please contact Michelle Noller: 1-800 555-1990 option 4. Learn more about how you can stay healthy!

Celebrate with our Heros

Memorial Day Parade

This Memorial Day, we celebrated our past, present, and future heros. They are the ones who keep us safe and teach us what it means to be an American. Thank you all!

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