Companies

Manhasset-Lakeville F.D. Companies & Units

 

The Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Department is composed of five fire companies, an Ambulance Unit and Fire Police Unit.  Each Company and Unit is strategically located throughout the fire district to provide the best possible protection to the communities we serve.

Please click on the patches below for detailed information on each Company or Unit.

M-LFD Company #1


Company #1
The Bayview Bulls

Company #2
Valley Truckin' Company


Big Blue Rescue Crew

Company #3
West End Truckin' Co.

Company #4
West End Truckin' Co.

Company #5

Company #5
M-LFD Ambulance Unit

Ambulance Unit

 


 

Fire Police Unit

M-LFD Fire Police Unit
 
Captain
John Dolan

Co #1 Lieutenant
Joseph Morris

Co #2 Lieutenant
Richard Kushay

Co #3 Lieutenant
Neil Hicks Sr.

Co #5 Lieutenant
Eric Dobkin

Secretary
Michael Bernatovich

Treasurer

The purpose of the Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Department's Police Unit shall be to protect life, limb and property at the scene of a fire or incident, and to facilitate the access of any and all equipment and apparatus to the fire or incident scene. In addition, the Police Unit shall regulate traffic at all department activities.  This page is dedicated to Captain William "Billy" Pisana who passed away in 2017 while serving as Police Unit Captain.

 

Pisana

 
Captain
Robert Stern

1st Lieutenant
Anastasia Adamopoulos

2nd Lieutenant
Andrew Grossman

President
Lee Genser

Sergeant-at-Arms

Secretary
Taylor Ferreira
Treasurer
Sandra Cobden
 

Responding to over 1,200 ambulance and/or rescue calls in 2015, the Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Department's Ambulance Unit was founded in August 1988.

The Ambulance Unit currently responds with Ambulance 8768 and Ambulance 8767, which are both well-powered Advanced Life support (BLS/ALS) ambulances. The Ambulance Unit also responds with EMS First Response Vehicle 8799. All three pieces of apparatus are equipped with today's latest life-saving equipment.

The Ambulance Unit, as well as its three pieces of apparatus, are centrally stationed at Company 3's firehouse, which is located on Prospect Street in the Thomaston section of Great Neck. Members of the Ambulance Unit are certified as New York State Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT), whom are trained in semi-automatic defibrillation and Advanced Emergency Medical Technicians-Critical Care (AEMT-CC), whom in addition to basic EMT skills, are capable of manual defibrillation; starting intravenous lines (IV); administering medications; and endotracheal intubation.

Click here to view the Ambulance Unit's history.

 

Ambulance Unit
Run Totals:
2007
768
2008
778
2009
816
2010
887
2011
856
2012
853
2013
1,072
2014 1,113 2015 1,263

2016 1,073

2017  948
M-LFD Company #5
 
Captain
Alex Schneider

1st Lieutenant
Christopher Rocco

2nd Lieutenant
Scott Chen

President
Phil Terranova

Vice President
Michael Farrone
Secretary
Alex Schneider
Treasurer
John Foertsch

Company #5 of the Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Department is a Fire/Rescue company located on 78th Avenue in North New Hyde Park. Company #5 protects the communities of North New Hyde Park, Lake Success and portions of Manhasset Hills and Searingtown.

Company #5 is one of two Manhasset-Lakeville fire companies with Hurst "Jaws of Life" rescue systems and responds to all motor vehicle accidents as well as vehicle fires on the Long Island Expressway and Northern State Parkway. Company #5’s firehouse is the home of Engine 8758, Engine 8756 and Squad 8759.  Company #5 responds to over 400 incidents yearly.

Click here to view Company #5's history.

 

Company #5
Run Totals:
2007
441
2008
452
2009
439
2010
421
2011
483
2012
481
2013
475
2014  510 2015  556

 

2016
462

2017  457
M-LFD Company #4
"West End Truckin' Co."
Captain
Sean Dolan

1st Lieutenant
Joseph Antonelli

2nd Lieutenant
Anthony Dilluvio

Secretary
Daniel Panaro

Treasurer
Joseph Longa

Company #4 of the Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Department was organized in 1926 and is one of two ladder companies in the department.  Company #4's firehouse, which is located on Northern Boulevard in Great Neck, was erected in 1937.  In September 2003, the firehouse underwent major renovations, which included the addition of a third apparatus bay, new officer's room, exercise room, kitchen and increased parking areas.

Company #4 proudly protects the communities of University Gardens, Russell Gardens, Lake Success, North New Hyde Park and portions of the unincorporated areas of Great Neck, as well as Thomaston.  Company #4 currently responds to incidents with three pieces of apparatus: Tower Ladder 8744, Ladder 8743 and Engine 8740. The members of Company #4 have a great deal of pride and tradition and respond to over 500 incidents yearly.

Click here to view Company #4's history.

 

Company #4
Run Totals:
2007
462
2008
447
2009
422
2010
560
2011
528
2012
651
2013
533
2014  545 2015  523

2016  397

2017   380 
M-LFD Company #3
 
Captain
David Porras

1st Lieutenant
Schuyler Gordon

2nd Lieutenant
Jesse Madden

President
Preston Hicks Sr

Vice President
Kevin Lee

Secretary
Michael Bernatovich

Treasurer
Rudy Barranco
Sergeant-at-Arms
Alex Sequiera

Financial Secretary
Nick Ross

 

     

Company #3 of the Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Department is a Fire/Rescue company located on Prospect Street in Great Neck and responds to over 500 incidents yearly. Company #3 protects the communities of Thomaston, University Gardens, Russell Gardens and sections of Lake Success and Manhasset.

Company #3 is one of two Manhasset-Lakeville fire companies with Hurst "Jaws of Life" rescue systems and responds to all motor vehicle accidents as well as vehicle fires on the Long Island Expressway and Northern State Parkway.

Company #3’s current apparatus includes Engine 8735, Engine 8733 and Heavy Rescue 8730. Heavy Rescue 8730 is a specialty piece of apparatus and responds to all motor vehicle accidents with entrapment, working fires, technical rescues and hazardous material incidents throughout the entire district.

Company #3’s firehouse is also the home of the Manhasset-Lakeville Ambulance Unit and all of its apparatus.

Click here to view Company #3's history.

 

 

Company #3
Run Totals:
2007
507
2008
454
2009
495
2010
547
2011
529
2012
595
2013
569
2014  585 2015  646 2016  480 2017   410

 

M-LFD Company #2
"Valley Truckin' Company"
Captain
Larry Bergun

1st Lieutenant
Alan Gragossian

2nd Lieutenant

Located in Manhasset, on Community Drive East, Company #2 is one of two ladder companies in the Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Department. Company #2 protects the communities of Manhasset, Plandome Heights, Flower Hill, Munsey Park, Strathmore and North Hills. The Company’s current apparatus includes Quint 8728, Tower Ladder 8720 and Engine 8725.  Company #2 is the busiest of all five Manhasset-Lakeville fire companies and responds to over 650 incidents yearly.

Company #2 is also the home of the Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Department’s Training Center, which includes two separate firefighting training props for all department members to use. The Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Department’s Police Unit Van (8790) is also housed at Company #2.

Click here to view Company #2's History.

 

Company #2
Run Totals:
2007
563
2008
546
2009
529
2010
585
2011
677
2012
717
2013
668

2014  676

2015  742

2016  566 2017  517

 

Captain
Jeremy Trilivas

1st Lieutenant
Michael Weigand

2nd Lieutenant
Jasaon Longo

Located on Bayview Avenue in Manhasset, Company #1 protects the communities of Manhasset, Plandome Heights, Flower Hill, Munsey Park, Strathmore and North Hills. The Company’s current apparatus includes Engine 8711, Engine 8712 and Rescue 8713.

Company #1’s specialty piece of apparatus, Rescue 8713, responds to all confined-space, high-angle, technical rescue and water rescue incidents through the district. Rescue 8713 also responds mutual aid to neighboring departments as a F.A.S.T. (Firefighter Assist and Search Team).  Company #1 responds to over 550 incidents yearly.

Click here to view Company #1's History.

 

Company #1
Run Totals:
2007
394
2008
411
2009
443
2010
493
2011
588
2012
644
2013
568
2014  535 2015  602 2016  412 2017   422

 

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