Burn Ban in Effect

Due to a high danger of wildfires, the NYSDEC has issued an emergency regulation implementing a statewide ban on residential brush burning effective July 13 through October 10, 2012. Violators of the open burning state […]

BBQ Grill Safety

The Pleasant Valley Fire Department would like to remind everyone of a few safety tips to stay safe while BBQing: Grill Safety •Propane and charcoal BBQ grills must only be used outdoors. If used indoors, or […]

Ban on Open Burning

All residents are reminded that open burning, such as burning brush, between March 16 and May 14, 2012 is PROHIBITED under state law. This is an effort to reduce the risk of wildfires during a […]

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Change Your Clock & Change Your Batteries!

The Pleasant Valley Fire Department strongly urges all residents to change the batteries in their smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors! A properly installed and maintained smoke alarm is the only thing in your home […]


(from left to right) Firefighter Paul Reinheimer, Firefighter Steven Rancourt, Chief Raymond Broas, Assistant Chief Wayne Gruntler, Firefighter John Cronk, & Commissioner/Firefighter Eric Lamoree received Certificates of Merit for their service to Schoharie County, New […]

Six PVFD Members Honored