The Bayport Fire Department was organized by area residents in 1891 as the Bayport Hose Company. Through donations,…More the Company purchased a hose cart and built the first firehouse. The hook and ladder company was formed a few years later, and the name was changed to the Bayport Fire Department. In the 1920s, the Bayport Fire District municipality was created as a tax-collecting entity to provide fire protection.</p>
<p>The fire district built a new fire headquarters at Snedecor Avenue and Railroad Street in the 1950s; this location is the current headquarters for the district and department. Today the department operates with four companies (Hose, Hook and Ladder, Engine and Fire Police) and two squads (Rescue and Water Rescue), three engines, a hook and ladder truck, brush truck, rescue truck, water-rescue truck, two boats, three support/traffic vehicles, three chief's cars, a bus and a tractor trailer.</p>
Bayport Blue Point Community Lions Club 205 Blue Point Ave, Blue Point, NY11715 The Bayport Blue Point Community Lions Club is a local chapter of the international organization. It offers a variety of…More services to the community, including organizing food drives, fundraising for local organizations, sponsoring guide dogs for residents and more. It meets at the <a href="http://patch.com/L-ktHl">Blue Point Fire Department</a> on the second Wednesday of the month. Please visit the group's website or contact it at the number listed on this page for more information.
Blue Point Fire Department 205 Blue Point Ave, Blue Point, NY11715 The Blue Point Fire Department, which was founded in 1890, is a volunteer-run organization. Volunteers must complete…More training classes offered by the Suffolk County Firefighters Training Academy, and the 80 volunteers who make up the department must also pass a written exam and obtain a Firefighter 1 certificate. The department, located across the street from Blue Point Elementary School and adjacent to Bayport-Blue Point Library, is organized with three companies: Hose Company, Engine Company and Hook and Ladder Company. BPFD also has a Fire Police Squad.