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Fire Companies /  Amherst Fire Companies

East Amherst Fire Dept., Inc.

Chief Scott Wehrlin
9100 Transit Rd.
E. Amherst, NY 14051
phone: (716) 688-2121, 688-8546
fax: (716) 688-1950
(Station 2 689-8881)


Eggertsville Hose Co.

Chief Kiel Gentry
1880 Eggert Rd.
Eggertsville, NY 14226-2233
phone: (716) 836-8942
fax: (716) 836-8976


Ellicott Creek Fire Co.

Chief Joe Osika
45 Ellicott Creek Rd.
Amherst, NY 14228
phone: (716) 691-7439
fax: (716) 691-7477


Getzville Fire Co., Inc.

Chief Chris Kaplewicz
630 Dodge Rd.
Getzville, NY14068
phone: (716) 688-0117
fax: (716) 688-0073
(Station 2 688-0118)


Main Transit Fire Dept., Inc.

Chief Dan Hooper
6777 Main St.
Williamsville, NY 14221-5948
phone: (716) 632-9710
fax: (716) 632-8798
(Station 2 632-1358)


North Amherst Fire Co., Inc.

Chief Bob Andrews
2200 Tonawanda Creek Rd.
Amherst, NY 14228
phone: (716) 691-7131
fax: (716) 564-2660


North Bailey Fire Co., Inc.

Chief Jeffrey Cutler
966 Sweethome Rd.
Amherst, NY 14226
phone: (716) 836-9571
fax: (716) 836-1274


Snyder Fire Dept.

Chief Mark VanHorn
4531 Main St.
Snyder, NY 14226
phone: (716) 839-3440
fax: (716) 839-1160


Swormville Fire Co., Inc.

Chief Stephen Klock
6971 Transit Rd.
E. Amherst, NY 14051
phone: (716) 688-7055
fax: (716) 688-4736


Williamsville Fire Dept./Hutchinson Hose Co., Inc.

Chief Mike Measer
5565 Main St.
Williamsville, NY 14221
phone: (716) 632-4070
fax: (716) 632-6839
(Station 2 631-5164)


Town of Amherst Fire Chiefs Association

President- Chief Kiel Gentry, Eggertsville Hose Co.
Vice-President-Asst. Chief Tim Oliver
Secretary/Treasurer- Asst. Chief Daric Will


Town of Amherst Past Chiefs Association

President Past Chief Richard Aquino
Swormville Fire Co., Inc.

About Amherst

The Town of Amherst was established in 1818 and celebrated its 200th Anniversary in 2018. The town has a geographical area of 53.6 square miles and a population of greater than 122,000.

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