Acquired Structure Training

Pelham Fire Department has been given access to the old fish rod factory before it is demolished for fire training. Over the next few weeks members of Pelham and Amherst Fire Departments will practice techniques on the building including venting the roof and windows, ladders, hose advancement, water flow, forcible entry and victim / firefighter […]

Tech Rescue Training

On Monday October 23, 2023, Pelham Fire participated in a joint training with the Western Massachusetts Technical Rescue Team in Pelham. A realistic mannequin was placed at the bottom of a ravine in the Buffam Falls Conservation area off of North Valley Road. Pelham Fire responded to the simulated call for help and found the […]

Single car MVC shuts down Amherst Road

Pelham Fire and Massachusetts State Police responded to a single car MVC on Amherst Road at 2:21 AM on September 10th. The road was shut down in both directions while the vehicle was removed.    

2 Car MVC on Amherst Road

Around 11:00pm on Tuesday, Pelham Fire and Mass State Police responded to a 2 car MVC on Amherst Rd. 1 party was transported to the hospital by Amherst Fire Department with minor injuries.    

Joint training with Amherst Call Force

On July 11, 2023 Pelham Fire participated in a joint drafting drill with Amherst call force. The drill was held in Pelham, crews practiced drafting from a portable static source and flowing water through master streams.  

Pelham New York

On a recent visit to Long Island, NY Cheif Nazzaro and Lt Hall stopped by Pelham, New York. They got to visit with the Chief and take a few pictures.    

Pelham FD awarded DCR Forest Fire Grant

    The Pelham Fire Department is pleased to announce, we have been awarded a $1,812.50 Volunteer Fire Assistance Grant from United States Department of Agriculture Forest Service and administered by The Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation to be used towards forest fire and wildland fire equipment.  These funds will be used to purchase […]

Mutual Aid to Amherst

  On Friday June 2nd, Pelham Fire Department was called to assist Amherst Fire Department for a structure fire. Units were on scene for many hours with a multi alarm, multi building fire. Western Mass News – Amherst Fire

2023 Open Burning Season Over

    The 2023 open burning season has come to a close, thank you to all those obtained permits and used caution when burning brush this year.