The Silverton Volunteer Fire Company (Station 29) and Pleasant Plains Fire Department (Station 30) under the authority of the Toms River Fire District #2 are proud to announce that we have been evaluated and upgraded our ISO Public Protection Classification of a Class 3 as of April 19, 2019. The Insurance Services Office evaluates all fire departments capabilities to provide their classification that insurance companies use in determining insurance rates. The ratings are Class 1-10 with 1 being the best. Only 5,435 out of 41,177 fire protection agencies have a classification of 3 or better in the Country. This helps our residents and business owners on their insurance rates. We are proud to attain this rating that adds to our resume of providing a great service to the property and business owners of Toms River Township.
The 15th Street fire on January 1, 2019 has resulted in a family with the loss of their personal belongings. Silverton EMS and Silverton Fire Company has received numerous inquiries on donations, clothing drive and fund raisers. For those interested in helping the fire victims out, we have put together a list of household members that are in need of clothing:
Christina – Small tops, size 1 or 2 pants, and size 7 shoe
Riley – men’s small tops, 30 x 30 pants and size 9 shoe
Mason – men’s large tops, 34 x 30 pants and size 9 shoe
The above clothes and / or gift cards can be dropped off at a neighbor’s house at 261 Aldo Drive cross of 15th Street. Charlene and Chris will than see that it gets to the family to help them out. For additional information please call or text Chris at 732 620-8184. Please do not drop off anything at the fire house or first aid squad building.
2900 Chief Robert Sinnott President Michael Cocco
2910 Asst Chief Kevin Geoghegan Vice President Dana Mitchell
2920 Captain John Keating Treasurer Joe Zangara
2930 Lt Chris Hansson Secretary Rob Leach
2940 Lt Chris Silva Secretary John Pagano
2019 Board of Trustees
2019 Ladies Auxiliary Officers
President Aileen Addalia
Vice President Alice DeAngelo
Treasurer Joanne Naturile
Secretary Helen Kearney
2019 Ladies Auxiliary Trustees
Appointed Positions 2019
2980 - Mike Cocco Operations Officer
2990 - John Reilly Fire Police Officer
2991 - Joe Pretto Fire Police Officer
2992 - Lou DeAngelo Fire Police Officer
2993 - Mike Willson Fire Police Captain
2994 - Dave Guziejewski Fire Police Officer
2995 - Bob Hansson - Fire Police Officer
2996 - Joe Duff Fire Police Officer
2997 - Troy Brezniak Fire Police Officer
2998 - Chuck Garrison Critical Infrastructure Officer
2999 - Chris Inglis Critical Infrastructure Officer
Sean Walker Engineer
Joe Zangara Engineer Engine 2931
John Addalia Engineer Ladder 2905
Todd Boden Engineer Ladder 2905
Kieran O'Hara Engineer Squad 2913
Chris Inglis Engineer Fire Boat 2906
Tom Fischer Engineer Brush 2909
Mike Willson Engineer Fire Police 2914
Brian Tillotson Engineer Reserve Engine 2911
Joe Zangara Engineer Antique 177
OEM 6 & Marine Division
Dave Guziejewski Quartermaster
Mike Willson Quartermaster
Bill Dorman Chaplin
Rob Leach Chaplin
Service: The members continue its 24-hour call to serve and protect.
Objectives: The objectives shall be the extinguishing of fires and the protection of life and property.
Bravery: When risking your life to save others a quality of spirit that enables you to face danger of pain without showing fear.
Safety: With the best equipment and training, S.V.F.C. can reduce the risk to its members and the public.
Honor: The commitment necessary to perform requires excellence of character. We inspire each other through pride, both past and present, which is a belief that every action reflects on all the members of the Silverton Volunteer Fire Company #1.
Dedication: A commitment to the objectives of our mission is an essential part of existence.
President Mike Cocco
Vice President Dana Mitchell
Chief Bob Sinnott
Asst Chief Kevin Geoghegan
Chairman Tom Leonard
Captain John Keating
Lt Chris Hansson
Lt Chris Silva
Treasurer Joe Zangara
Secretary Rob Leach
Secretary John Pagano
Child Seat Safety Inspections
Every 2nd and 4th Thursday 1:00pm to 5:00pm, performed by the Toms River Township Police Department.
Location - Firehouse truck bays
Toms River Fire 1-8
Toms River EMS
New Jersey Forest Fire 6
South Jersey Fire Net
Ocean County Toms River Conventional11