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.
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.
Blue Point Elementary School 212 Blue Point Ave, Blue Point, NY11715 Blue Point Elementary School is one of three elementary schools in the district, and the only one in Blue Point. This…More school is located across from the Blue Point Fire House and the Bayport-Blue Point Public Library. Blue Point Elementary School serves students from kindergarten through fifth grade.
Jams 208 Blue Point Ave, Blue Point, NY11715 Jams is a small hair salon located in a building in Blue Point's historic district, across from the Blue Point Fire…More Department. Jams is owned by a friendly local man who prides himself on knowing most of the Blue Point community.