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

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



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


2022 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 10th (2022 Organizational Meeting)

Monday January 10th

Monday February 14th

Monday March 14th

Monday April 11th

Monday May 9th

Monday June 13th

Monday July 11th

Monday August 8th

Monday September 12th

Tuesday October 11th (Budget Hearing and Presentation)

Monday November 14th

Monday December 12th

Tuesday December 13th (Commissioner Elections)