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Lyle Chafee - Frank McFall Jr - Greg Hanley


Doug Chandler - Rick Stagnitti - Michael Dwyer


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Welcome to Canastota Fire Department


The  Canastota Volunteer Fire Department has been in service for over 150 years, protecting the Village of Canastota and Town of Lenox and assisting our neighboring fire departments.


We recently had or annual elections.  Here are the results:

Fire Chief                   Lyle Chafee

Assistant Fire Chief   Greg Hanley, Frank McFall Jr.

Captain                      Matt Freund ,James Sullivan

Lieutenant                 Mike Barker, David Coates, Anthony Palamara, Joseph Schenk

President                   Doug Chandler

Secretary                  Richard Stagnitti

Treasurer                  Mike Dwyer

Board of Directors:    Doug Chandler, David Coates, Chris Hannan, Markus Labarbera, Richard Stagnitti, Randy Tallman

We thank Past Chief John Massarotti for his many years of dedication and service.   




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Members of the Canastota Volunteer Fire Company, Inc. are encouraged to register for the Members section of our website.

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Mission Statement

The mission of the Canastota volunteer fire Company Inc. is to protect the lives and property of the citizens through emergency response, education and prevention. This shall be accomplished by a strong relationship between the, Canastota volunteer Fire Co. Inc., the community and local governments.

The officers and members of the Canastota Volunteer Fire Co. Inc. shall stay current with all the new changes in education, information, procedures and technologies that will enable us to handle emergency situations most effectively.

The company shall retain a good working relationship with fire departments of neighboring communities, allowing reciprocating assistance in the form of equipment resources and mutual aid coverage in times of need.