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Welcome to Delran Fire Department’s Website.

The Delran Fire Department regrets to announce the passing of Charles “Chuck” Kendra. Chuck passed away on November 30th.

Chuck joined the Delran Fire Co. #2 (Sta 232) on Jan 1st, 1969 (52yr Member) and the Delran Emergency Squad in 1971 and held elective offices, served on multiple committees and answered numerous calls for service. He was elected as a Fire Commissioner to the Delran Township Fire District #1 in February 1985 and served as President for more than 25 years. In addition, he was still an active participant in the operations of the Delran Fire Department. Chuck also served his Country in the NJ Army National Guard from 1967-1978 holding the rank of Sergeant First Class (Platoon Sergeant).

In addition to his time serving the community with the Fire and EMS services he committed much of his free time to help coach the Delran Youth Football Association and the RYAA Softball program. Chuck was voted into the Riverside High School Hall of Fame along with his 1962 Football Team.

Rest in Peace, my friend.

Kevin F. Peak
Chief of the Department
Delran Fire District #1

Update: Home Smoke Detector / CO Inspections

The Delran Fire Prevention Bureau has, as of March 18th 2020, suspended all inspections as it pertains to residential Smoke inspections.
We would like to direct all Property sellers and Realtors to follow the link below.

Click here to print / download the COVID_19 Realtor Packet

As the Fire Chief of the Delran Fire Department and on behalf of the men and women of the Delran Fire Department, I welcome you to our official website.

The Mission of the Delran Fire Department is to provide the citizens of Delran township with the highest degree of service within our capacity in order to preserve and protect life and property from the devastation of fire and other life-threatening emergencies.

The Delran Fire Department is committed to keeping up with the rapidly changing technology and hazards that we may face. We always continue to strive and be an adaptable, resourceful department; providing the highest level of professional service to our residents, businesses, visitors, and the surrounding communities through mutual aid that we serve! The Members and Officers of the Delran Fire Department are always expanding their capabilities, training, and knowledge to be prepared to handle any situation that we may respond to; to professionally safeguard and preserve life and property with the resources to handle any situation. As this town grows, we want to continue to serve, protect, as well as educate the community and its citizens of Delran Township.

If you are first time visitor of this site; Welcome and if you’re a returning visitor; Welcome Back! We invite you to explore the site for updated information about events in our department, incident and training stories, fire prevention, home inspection information, and much more!

I am very proud and humbled to serve as Chief and work with the dedicated men and women of the Delran Fire Department, Board of Fire Commissioners, and the Bureau of Fire Prevention. I would like personally thank the community for its continued support our department, to help us provide a safe and joyous town!

Ever wonder why there are fire trucks from other towns at Delran incidents, please visit our new page FIRE DEPT NEWS to find out why!

Facebook links located at the bottom of this page.


Kevin F. Peak
Chief of the Department
Delran Fire District #1

If you have any trouble with accessing information contained within this website, please contact Fire District Clerk Angela Bauer at 856-461-5474, angela.bauer@delranfire.org


Annual Call Volume


2021 Monthly Calls

Jan = 43
Feb = 53
Mar = 60
Apr = 63
May = 61
Jun = 54
Jul = 64
Aug = 48
Sep = 48
Oct = 61
Nov = 42

Old Station 232


Dec 2021

Caucus Meeting - 12/14/2021 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Fire Commissioner Meeting - 12/28/2021 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Jan 2022

Caucus Meeting - 01/11/2022 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Fire Commissioner Meeting - 01/25/2022 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Feb 2022

Caucus Meeting - 02/08/2022 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Fire Commissioner Meeting - 02/22/2022 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Mar 2022

Caucus Meeting - 03/08/2022 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Fire Commissioner Meeting - 03/22/2022 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm