News Headlines
Sun. Dec 29th 2019
HUDSON, NY - This holiday season, the members of CVFC adopted two veteran firefighters who now reside at the Firemen's Association of the State of New York's (FASNY's) Firemen's Home w...
Sun. Dec 29th 2019
COTTEKILL, NY - We all know the words "He's making a list, He's checking it twice"; well on Saturday December 21st, 2019 dear old St. Nick did his annual pre-Christmas sleigh run in ...
Thu. Jul 18th 2019
COTTEKILL, NY - On July 17th, 2019 Fire Chief Brad Fiore promoted Timothy Houck and Erik Whispell from Exterior Firefighter to Interior Firefighter. Both members completed the NYS Interior Firefighte...
Fri. Jul 12th 2019
COTTEKILL, NY - Members of the Cottekill Volunteer Fire Company (CVFC)along with Cottekill Fire District commissioners formed a committee back in January 2018 to design a new rescue pumper. Over the n...
Mon. Mar 25th 2019
Burn Ban Decreases Wildfire Risks and Protects Lives and PropertyDepartment of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos today reminds residents that with spring approaching condition...
About Us

The Cottekill Volunteer Fire Company is a small group... Family... of neighbors dedicated to helping their fellow neighbors. The members work hard to keep up with the ever changing world of emergency services.


Mission Statement 

The Cottekill Volunteer Fire Company is committed to minimizing the loss of life, property damage, and the impact on the environment, during emergency and non-emergency situations that arise within the hamlet of Cottekill, and when called upon to assist surrounding communities. We achieve this with the highest degree of professionalism and caring service without doing harm. 

Professional, Empathetic, Safety Conscious 


Vision statement 

It is the vision of the Cottekill Volunteer Fire Company to build stronger community support, provide quality and progressive training to its members, and sustain an efficient and effective emergency response team, all to reliably serve our community. 

Capable, Reliable, Effective


Value Statement 

The Cottekill Volunteer Fire Company developed its Mission and Vision Statements based on a set of core values. These values drive the organization to promote a positive team atmosphere, keep things in perspective, and always “do the right thing.” The values foster a R.I.C.H. environment within the organization.  

Respect, Integrity, Commitment, Humility 


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