Welcome

Welcome to the Demarest Volunteer Fire Department. We are committed to protecting the lives and property of all those in the town of Demarest, NJ, (~ 4,880 residents, ~1,600 households).  We have proudly voluntarily served our town continuously since 1894. The Department is staffed entirely by your neighbors; 28 men and women, willing to help you in your time of need. The Demarest Volunteer Fire Association is committed to being a positive force in the community.  Please take a look around our web site.  There are some interesting things here that you might not have know about our Department.

Latest News

  • Rest Easy Brother
    It is with deep regret, that the Demarest Fire Department announces the passing of Ex-Chief Richard Motta Jr., father of Ex-Chief Richard Motta III. Rich proudly served the department for over 45 years. He was a great friend, fireman, mentor, and brother and will be sorely missed. Until we meet again, rest easy Big Motts.
  • DFD honors our local veterans
    Please click on links to see the videos of how we virtually honored our local veterans. Part 1    https://youtu.be/qhqj0c5Hj24 Part 2     https://youtu.be/yZ1CT_TMaow Part 3    https://youtu.be/rHV0GbxjnWs
  • Veterans Day 2019 in Demarest
  • Celebrate our 125TH
  • Fire Safety and Security for the Home
    Fire Safety and Security for the Home According to the United States Fire Administration there are over one million fires each year that occur in the home. These fires amount to thousands of deaths and injuries every year. However, many fires happen due to accident and negligence. These are fires that can be avoided with … Read more