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                                                                       Santa Around Town

                                                                   Time: 5pm on Weekends

                                                                   Time: 6pm on Weekdays

                                                                      Friday December 10th

                                                           East Lacey Road Jones Road & Bay Avenue  

                                                                       Saturday December 11th 

                                                                                   Sunrise Beach

                                                            Route 9 to Deerhead Lake Drive (North side of lake)

                                                                       Sunday December 12th 

                                                            Northside of lakes from Deerhead Lake Drive

                                                                               to Garden State Pwky

                                                                      Parkers Point Hollywood Drive 

                                                                  Forked River Beach up to 1st Bridge

                                                                       Monday December 13th 

                                                           Forked River Beach from 1st Bridge to 2nd Bridge

                                                            South Side of Lakes from Route 9 to Dee Road

                                                                        Tuesday December 14th 

                                                            Forked River Beach from 2nd Bridge to the end

                                                    South Side of Lakes from Dee Road to Deerhead Lake Drive

                                                                         Wednesday December 15th

                                           South Side of Lakes from Deerhead Lake Drive to Garden State Pwky.

                                        Cranberry Hill & West of Parkway including Spaulding & Andover Roads

                                All Dates & Location are subject to change due to weather & other emergencies

Please keep in mind we are dispatched by the Ocean County 911 Communications Center. In an emergency every second counts, and we want to be there to help you as fast as we can. Please Dial 911. For Fire and EMS.

The Forked River Fire Department would like to advise all the residents of Lacey Township that have a Private Fire Monitoring Service, that they must inform their service that they must call Ocean County Sheriff's Department Dispatch Center when reporting a Fire or Fire Alarm. The phone number is 1-732-349-9100. Ocean County Sheriff's Department is the Primary Dispatch Center for all three fire departments.
The Forked River Fire Department is continuously updating our website to inform the public of our history, activities and fire prevention. If you have any pictures (examples: fires, accidents, parades, etc.) which you think might be of value then please email us. Pictures will be evaluated to see if they meet our criteria. Please include your name, city/township and state so we can give you credit for taking the photo. If you do not want your name on our website the pictures will be marked as "Anonymous". We thank you for your assistance.

Requests for Assistance

In 2020 The Forked River Fire Department responded to 630 requests for assistance for Lacey Township and surrounding communities the firefighters donated a total of 16,962 man hours this includes 1895 training hours and 1798 hours for maintenance of the equipment

Contact Information

Phone # 609-693-2182 or email

Ladies Auxiliary Information contact

Located 127 Oak Street  in Forked River , New Jersey  

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J. Saxton Jr

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