The Cicero Volunteer Fire Department
The Cicero Volunteer Fire Department was founded in 1883 as a not-for-profit organization with two stations; Station 1 is located at 8377 Brewerton Road and Station 2 at 6109 Route 31 in Cicero, New York, in Onondaga County. The Cicero Fire Department holds a Class 4 I.S.O rating and serves the Cicero Fire District and Fire Protection District which consists of 12 square miles with a population of 39,682 based on 2010 Census Data.
The Cicero Volunteer Fire Department (CFD) in 2014 was the busiest fire department in the Town of Cicero responding to 1200 calls for fire, rescue, and emergency medical services. Our coverage area consists of several residential and commercial structures that include; Cicero North Syracuse High School, Cicero Elementary School, Gillette Road Middle School, Target, Syracuse Castings, Syracuse Pool Supply, The Home Depot, Wal-Mart Super Center, Clintons Ditch – Pepsi Bottling, Paul Delima Coffee, Wegmans Grocery, Tri-State Auto Auction, Interstate Route 81, Holiday Inn, Comfort Inn, Marshalls, Goodwill Donation Center, Michael’s Air Field, Gander Mountin, Barone Farm & Feed, Loretto Cottages at Garden Grove. Our response includes (1) 100′ Aerial Platform, (3) Engines, (1) Heavy Rescue, (3) Light (EMS) Rescues, (1) Reserve Rescue and (4) Chief’s Vehicles.
Under the auspices of the Fire Commissioner’s, The Chiefs, Line Officers, and Executive Board oversees the structure, organization and performance of fire and rescue services. We have 77 Volunteer members with each active firefighter receiving at least 50 hours of training each year. In addition to a very active Firematic and Junior Firefighting programs, we also provide fire prevention, department tours, and community service programs. Our emergency medical services program provide continuous quality improvement and education.