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Borough Hall Hours

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

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: John Miller
Vice President: Howard Dreby
Recording Secretary: Rick Dreby
Financial Secretary: Joanne Huber
Treasurer: John Skowronski
Asst. Treasurer: William Quigg
Board of Directors: John Hickey
Board of Directors:
Leo Bankowski
Board of Directors:
Tom Locke
Board of Directors:
Teree Bankowski
Board of Directors:
Scott Clemmer

Chief: Mike Stokes
Deputy Chief: Rick Dreby
1st Battalion Chief: Howard Dreby
2nd Battalion Chief:
Captain: John Skowronski
Lieutenant: James Fries
Board of Directors: John Hickey

Chief Engineer: John Miller
Asst. Engineer: Dale Palmer

Fire Police Captain:  Jim Teesdale
Fire Police Lieutenant: Teree Bankowski
Fire Police Lieutenant: Open

Chaplain: Rev. David Confer

Fire Headquarters: 829-0020
Fax: 829-1917


To order: Mail a check to the firehouse or  call 856-786-2111
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