Piscataway Fire District 2’s Mission is to ensure the safety of the citizens of, and visitors, to Fire District 2 by providing financial, administrative and organizational support to the municipal fire companies and to safeguard all money received by the District and properly distribute that money as needed.
Piscataway Fire District 2 covers the Southwest edge of Piscataway Township, Middlesex County, New Jersey along the banks of the Raritan River.
Fire protection is provided by three volunteer fire companies: Holmes Marshall, River Road and Possumtown each operating from their own firehouse.
Major equipment includes 5 Pumpers, 1 Aerial platform, 1 Quint, 1 Rescue and 2 Utility trucks.
All active firefighters are New Jersey certified Firefighter I or higher and all officers are New Jersey certified Incident Manager I or higher.
Some firefighters obtained certifications in Vehicle Extrication, Hazardous Materials, Emergency Medicine and Instruction.
The district maintains recertification of personnel and equipment to meet NFPA and OSHA standards.
The goal is to provide the best protection possible for our citizens.