Congratulations to Stillwater Fire Department
Congratulations to Newland-Wood Fire Company 59 of Stillwater for capturing a total of four trophies at the Hudson Valley Firemen’s Assoc. Convention.
The event was held in June and hosted by Ulster County Battalion 4 in Wallkill, NY.
The theme of the 2022 parade was “The Luck of the Irish.”
Friday night a Mardi Gras Parade was held. The Company’s 1871 Button Steamer took the second place trophy for Best Firematic Unit.
The fire team also won in the following categories in the Dress Parade which was held the next day:
First place for Best Appearing Antique Apparatus for the company’s 1871 Button Steamer
Best Appearing Fire Unit Dress Uniform 8 to 13 in Line.
Fire Unit Traveling the Furthest Distance
The convention included a memorial service, meetings, and awards.
The HVVFA encompasses volunteer fire departments in New York State from Westchester County-(Tappan Zee Bridge downstate)to Essex County (The Canadian border). A total of 16 counties.