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

Susan Lessard

Michael Trombley

Linda Van Schaick, Secretary/Treasurer


Lawrence (Larry) Gates, Chairman

(Administration, District Operations, Building Maintenance)

Term Expires December 31, 2022


Paul Van Schaick

(LOSAP, Insurance, New Legislation)

Term Expires December 31, 2024


Sue Lessard

(Communications, New Legislation)

Term Expires December 31, 2020


Ruth Cote

(Building Usage, Long Range Planning)

Term Expires December 31, 2023


Michael (Mike) Trombley

(Building Maintenance, Apparatus & Equipment)

Term Expires December 31, 2021


Linda Van Schaick

District Treasurer / Secretary


2019 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

Thursday January 3 (2019 Organizational Meeting)

Monday January 14

Monday February 11

Monday March 11

Monday April 8

Monday May 13

Monday June 10

Monday July 8

Monday August 12

Monday September 9

Tuesday October 15 (Budget Hearing and Presentation)

Monday November 11

Monday December 9

Tuesday December 10 (Commissioner Elections)