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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...

Requests for Assistance

In 2018 The Forked River Fire Department responded to 510 requests for assistance for Lacey Township and surrounding communities the firefighters donated a total of 11,500 man hours this includes 3000 training hours and 1000 hours for maintenance of the equipment

A New Way to Donate to the Forked River Fire Department

When purchasing items from Amazon go to this website and locate Forked River Volunteer Fire Co. then complete your shopping Amazon donates 0.5% of your purchases to the Fire company

Donation Requests from outside organizations

It has come to the attention of the Forked River Volunteer Fire Department that an Organization called the Volunteer Fire Association is soliciting for donations.

The Forked River Volunteer Fire Department has no association with them we do not solicit for donation via phone

Forked River Welcomes Our New Pierce Pumper Tanker 6081

Directions to Fire Department

Traveling from Garden State Parkway take exit 74 travel east on Lacey Road until you get to Route 9 turn right on to Route 9 South travel down 1 block make right on to Oak Street Fire House is on your left.

Traveling North on Route 9 to 1 block before Lacey Road (Biele Jeweler on left side) turn left Fire House on left side.

Traveling South on Route 9 go 1 block past Lacey Road to Oak Street Biele Jeweler on right side turn right Fire House on left side.

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.
Located 127 Oak Street  in Forked River , New Jersey  

Contact Information

Phone # 609-693-2182 or email

Ladies Auxiliary Information contact


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J. Saxton Jr

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