Garfield Volunteer Fire Department
The City of Garfield is served by a volunteer Fire Department comprised of five separate fire companies. Each company is composed of a 20-person roster of members. All fire personnel are trained at the Bergen County Police and Fire Academy in Mahwah, New Jersey and are appropriately certified before fighting fires.
Officers for the year 2016 are as follows:
- Fire Chief - James Kovacs Sr.
- First Assistant Chief - EJ Morano
- Second Assistant Chief - Michael Semancik
- Third Assistant Chief - Jason Tani
- Fourth Assistant Chief - Michael Colon