Fire District

Board of Fire Commissioners

The Rexford Fire District is responsible for utilizing the collected tax revenue from its residents to provide effective fire protection and other emergency services. The district is managed by a board of Commissioners, elected by the district residents for 5 year terms.

Lawrence Gates, Chairman

Paul Van Schaick

Ruth Cote

Wade Schoenborn

Michael Trombley

Linda Van Schaick, Secretary/Treasurer


Lawrence (Larry) Gates, Chairman

(Administration, District Operations, New Legislation)

Term Expires December 31, 2022


Paul Van Schaick

(LOSAP, Insurance)

Term Expires December 31, 2024


Wade Schoenborn

(Building Maintenance)

Term Expires December 31, 2025

Ruth Cote

(Building Usage, Long Range Planning)

Term Expires December 31, 2023


Michael (Mike) Trombley

(Building Maintenance, Apparatus, Communications)

Term Expires December 31, 2021


Linda Van Schaick

District Treasurer / Secretary


2021 Board of Fire Commissioner’s Meeting Schedule

Meetings are held in the conference room of the Rexford Firehouse located at

1601 Route 146 Rexford, NY 12148

All Meetings start @ 7:00 PM

Monday January 11th (2021 Organizational Meeting)

Monday January 11th

Monday February 8th

Monday March 8th

Monday April 12th

Monday May 10th

Monday June 14th

Monday July 12th

Monday August 9th

Monday September 13th

Tuesday October 11th (Budget Hearing and Presentation)

Monday November 8th

Monday December 13th

Tuesday December 14th (Commissioner Elections)