Commitment to Community and Family

We often talk about the Fire Service family. The Goshen Fire Department has a long history of having multiple members of a family being on the department. It all started with the Dresser family and continues today. With everything that’s going on in the world around us, re-consider your commitment to your community. Our department gets […]

Car Leaves Roadway, Airbags Deployed, Vehicle Totaled, Driver Alive

GOSHEN, MA – Goshen firefighters, MA State Police, and Highland Ambulance personnel were called to the area of 86 Spruce Corner Road for a report of a motor vehicle crash with airbag deployment at 0120 hours on Saturday. The ‘reporting party’ was the cars Automatic Crash Notification system which was activated when airbags deployed and provided […]

MCVFA Scholarship Grant Awarded to Adrien Neveu

GOSHEN, MA – We are happy to announce that Goshen firefighter Adrien Neveu is this years recipient of the Robert J. Hindley Memorial Scholarship from the Massachusetts Call Volunteer Firefighters Association (MCVFA). The award was presented by MCVFA Treasurer Larry Holmberg. Adrien is off to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY to begin his pre-med studies. Please […]

Response Delivers Unexpected Surprise

GOSHEN, MA – Goshen firefighters along with Goshen Police and Highland Ambulance personnel responded to East Street at noon on Sunday for a report that a former GFD firefighter was celebrating his 94th birthday. Richard “Dick” Durant was found seated in a portable chair at the end of his driveway as approximately 40 cars, trucks, […]

Mutual Aid to Williamsburg Structure Fire and Motor Vehicle Crash

WILLIAMSBURG, MA – Firefighters from Goshen and Chesterfield were called mutual aid to 103 Main Street in Williamsburg at 1828 hours Thursday night to assist Williamsburg and Northampton fire departments for a reported structure fire. First arriving units encountered heavy smoke throughout the two-story wooden structure.  A crew from Northampton Fire set up a water […]