• Special Weather Statement issued October 19 at 6:28PM EDT by NWS
    ...Enhanced Fire Danger Friday... A dry air mass will combine with increasing northwesterly winds to create conditions conducive for fire spread on Friday. Relative humidity is expected to decrease to 30 to 35 percent during this time, with winds gusting 20 to 25 mph. These conditions would likely aid fire spread if ignition occurs.
#Harvey #Irma...many people have been and are being affected by hurricane Harvey in Texas and Louisiana and by Hurricane Irma in Florida and the Caribbean. If you would like to help, please contact the American Red Cross at www.redcross.org or the Salvation army at www.salvationarmyusa.org****** Islip Town Chili Cookoff Sat Sept 23 at the Bayport FD park. 12p-4p Tickets $20 per person #BigBucks$2018 Big Buck$ tickets are on sale now. The drawing date is May 20, 2018 Big Buck$ Bonanza ***Have a Junk Car? Why not donate it to the Fire Department? The Bayport FD needs junk cars to practice vehicle extrication.***

BFD News

Unauthorized Soliciting

The Bayport Fire Department has learned that some residents are being solicited for donations via the phone. This is not authorized by the Bayport Fire Department nor does the department solicit via phone. Our fund drive is done only via U.S. mail and on rare occasion door to door. If you are contacted via phone, get the persons name, badge number and phone number. Do not donate over the phone. If you are visited in person, ask the member to present their Bayport F.D. Badge and Bayport F.D. Photo identification. Do not hesitate to call the police if you feel someone is impersonating a Bayport firefighter. If you have purchased a Big Bucks ticket or attended a BFD company event, you may be contacted by phone regarding those specific events. Should you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Chief of the Department at 631-472-0641. For Big Bucks related questions dial 631-472-2244. To report a fire or other emergency dial 631-472-4411
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When Seconds Count

Does the Bayport Fire Department have pre-plan information for your residence in our dispatch computer? 

 

Information like:

Persons with disabilities or electrical needs

Sleeping areas

Alarm Company

Utility shutoffs

General Hazards

Hazardous Materials

If not, call us or stop in the firehouse. Help us help you when seconds count!

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BFD helps the helpers

[Nov 10, 2012 BAYPORT NY for Immediate release]

After almost two weeks of helping the residents of Bayport, the members of The Bayport Fire Department took it one step further to help those who were volunteering in the heavily damged community of Breezy Point, NY.  NFD members arrived early Sat morning at the BFD to prepare and cook food.  Around 11 am members headed over to Breezy Point and served food the volunteers.  

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BFD makes stop at Animal Hospital

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On Sunday May 8th at approximately 3:00 pm the Bayport Fire Department responded to a phone alarm for reported smoke and fire from the roof of the Bayport-Blue Point Veterinarian Clinic. Units arrived quickly and found a smoke condition. The Bayport Vamps quickly forced entry, searched for fire, ventilated, and extinguished the fire. During the operation a cat and a dog were saved. Islip Town Haz Mat and Suffolk County Arson also responded to the scene. Chief D'Amico was the chief in charge with help from Chief Baillargeon.

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BFD makes rescue in the Great South Bay

Bayport N.Y.: On Monday June 19 at 14:10 hours, the Bayport Fire Department responded to a call for help for at least one person in the water after a small sailboat had capsized. Upon arrival approximately 5 minutes after notification of the call, a twin hull Hobie Cat type sailboat was seen overturned approximately 300 yards Southeast off the entrance to Homan’s Creek.

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