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Borough Hall Hours

Monday - Friday: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Tax Collector's Office: Open until 6:30 PM on Mondays
Tax Assessor's Office: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM on Mondays

Fire Department

Independence Fire Company #1
Palmyra Fire Department
115 West Broad Street
Palmyra, NJ 08065

Serving Palmyra Since 1887

Palmyra Independence Fire Company #1 Wins Award

 2012 NJAW Volunteer Fire Fighter Grant Program Winners

President: Brian Cattell
Vice President: John Miller
Recording Secretary: Robin Jasinskas
Financial Secretary: Joanne Huber
Treasurer: John Skowronski
Asst. Treasurer: William Quigg
Board of Directors: Anthony Defranco
Board of Directors:
Jules Dore’
Board of Directors:
Howard Dreby Jr.
Board of Directors:
Mike Ingling
Board of Directors:
Tom Locke Sr

Chief: Richard Dreby
Deputy Chief: Howard Roun, Jr.
1st Battalion Chief: Alan Zimmermann
2nd Battalion Chief: Mike Stokes
Captain: William Breiner
Lieutenant: Anthony Defranco

Chief Engineer: Tom Locke
Asst. Engineer: James Stanton

Fire Police Captain: William Quigg
Fire Police Lieutenant: Leo Bankowski
Fire Police Lieutenant: James Teesdale

Chaplain: Rev. David Confer

Fire Headquarters: 829-0020
Fax: 829-1917


To order: Mail a check to the firehouse or call Matt Gideon at 786-2111
To mail order: Add $7.00 to cost.

Glimpses of Palmyra and Riverton in the 1920s, 30s and 40s…$24.95
50 minutes, narrated, music, includes photos of Palmyra in 1923, Tacony Palmyra Ferry, Tacony Palmyra Bridge under construction, a flood in 1936, golf at Riverton CC 1936, and Iron Rock CC, 1935. Post WWII parade in Riverton. Released 2002.

Glimpses of Palmyra and Riverton in the 1930s…$24.95
Old movie film taken by Dr. Dean H. LeFavor in the 1930s. 50 minutes, with music, not narrated, comes with printed scene-by-scene account. Released 1989.

Engine One Responding…$20.00
Movies of the Penn Jersey Lumber Co. and Palmyra High School fires in 1957. Narrated with music. Released 1992

Official Website of the Borough of Palmyra, 20 West Broad St. Palmyra, NJ 08065