Fire Commissioners

Delran Township Fire District #1

The Fire District was established February 1969 and is overseen by the Board of Fire Commissioners. The Board of Fire Commissioners consists of 5 publicly elected members. They are responsible for the apparatus, firehouses and equipment used by the department. 

Fire Commissioners

  • Charles Kendra – President
  • David Kinney – Vice President
  • James Bauer – Secretary
  • James Turcich – Treasurer
  • Joseph Parento – Asst. Treasurer

Angela Bauer – Clerk of the Board

John V. Martino – Chief of the Department
Joseph M. Cunningham, Sr.- Deputy Chief of the Department

Fire Commissioner Contact Information


The Board of Fire Commissioners hold their public meeting on the 4th Tuesday of the month at 7:30P.M. The meetings are held at the Township Building, 900 Chester Avenue in the Fire District Office training room. 

The telephone number for the District Office is (856) 461-5474.

The Bureau of Fire Prevention and the Local Enforcement Agency are also part of Delran Township Fire District #1. These agencies are headed up by Fire Official Walter Bauer. 

Selling your house? You will need to have your house inspected before you go to settlement, please complete the attached form and send it to the Fire District Office, 900 Chester Avenue, Delran, NJ 08075.

The fire department has two stations:
Station 231 at 9 S. Bridgeboro Street 
Station 232 at 1020 Chester Avenue.