New York Mills Fire

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jeans beans

Utica, NY

#1 Aug 25, 2013
Big fire at "Uncle's Tavern." Fully involved, and they just called for the air van according to the scanner.
Mee

Utica, NY

#2 Aug 25, 2013
What's an Air van
Regressive mixup

United States

#3 Aug 25, 2013
They also just called for volunteers with all their teeth and without a "fully involved" case of herpes!
jeans beans

Utica, NY

#4 Aug 25, 2013
Sick response "regressive."

The "air van" is a truck with an extra large crane that can attack fires at the top of a structure.

I believe it's housed in Whitesboro or Marcy, and is available for all major fires in Oneida County.
Mee

Utica, NY

#5 Aug 25, 2013
jeans beans wrote:
Sick response "regressive."
The "air van" is a truck with an extra large crane that can attack fires at the top of a structure.
I believe it's housed in Whitesboro or Marcy, and is available for all major fires in Oneida County.
Oh cool. Thanks for that info. Glad to see there are still some nice people around instead of breaking my chops because I didn't know.
Thanks!
But its PROGRESSIVE

United States

#6 Aug 25, 2013
jeans beans wrote:
Sick response "regressive."
The "air van" is a truck with an extra large crane that can attack fires at the top of a structure.
I believe it's housed in Whitesboro or Marcy, and is available for all major fires in Oneida County.
Normal FDs just call it what it is because they all have one and don't have to share: A tower truck or "Snorkel" but hey why be normal it's better to make is sound like it involves "magic" to cnyers, a.k.a. the upstate rarity called "aviation".
Knuckleheads

Utica, NY

#7 Aug 26, 2013
jeans beans wrote:
Sick response "regressive."
The "air van" is a truck with an extra large crane that can attack fires at the top of a structure.
I believe it's housed in Whitesboro or Marcy, and is available for all major fires in Oneida County.
A Self Contained Breathing Apparatus fill station was installed in station 1 enabling the Maynard Fire Department to conveniently refill its own air packs. In June of 1993, Oneida County began to house their Air Van 279 in Maynard Station 1. Maynard Firefighters are dispatched anywhere in Oneida County to refill airpacks for other fire departments.

Sure sounds like a LARGE CRANE to me. You know, since all FDs use CRANES to fight fires!
Neighborhood Watch

Utica, NY

#8 Aug 26, 2013
Good thing it wasnt really fully involved they hardly had anyone show up.
Newsfacts9

Utica, NY

#9 Aug 26, 2013
Lots of VFD are like that no incentive to respond to calls
Too Bad

Utica, NY

#10 Aug 26, 2013
Neighborhood Watch wrote:
Good thing it wasnt really fully involved they hardly had anyone show up.
If only it had happened during the hours of 11:30 am to 2:00 pm they would have had a complete shift from National Grid there to assist.
Da mills

Utica, NY

#11 Aug 26, 2013
Neighborhood Watch wrote:
Good thing it wasnt really fully involved they hardly had anyone show up.
They called some help in.
Ya-shoe da polak

Utica, NY

#12 Aug 26, 2013
Where will all the football bets going to be made now
Ya-shoe da polak

Utica, NY

#13 Aug 26, 2013
Bozzy will have to find another spot to take bets
Ciotka

Syracuse, NY

#14 Aug 26, 2013
Wouldn't most of the NYMFD been at Uncles already?
Ya-shoe da polak

Utica, NY

#15 Aug 26, 2013
They are great the polak fire boys smashed all the windows after the fire was out

“I'm me. Deal with it!”

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#16 Aug 26, 2013
Ya-shoe da polak wrote:
They are great the polak fire boys smashed all the windows after the fire was out
Par for the course. That area needs professionals from the sounds of it. Another bar burned? No big loss. Let the alcoholics in search of thrills stay home and take care of their families for a change.
Heather is an idiot

Utica, NY

#17 Aug 26, 2013
Heather knows wrote:
<quoted text>Par for the course. That area needs professionals from the sounds of it. Another bar burned? No big loss. Let the alcoholics in search of thrills stay home and take care of their families for a change.
Heather. Great observation. And there were some professionals on scene last night. Everything went great after that. Professionals are simply those who know there trade or craft. Hopefully you were not inferring paid fireman. It's because someone is paid doesn't make them a professional or even proficient at that they do. As far as the alcoholic comment not sure what you're inferring too. There are no thrills to be had. These folk left the comforts of there own homes to help others, in the case to put out the fire. Easy for you to talk shut on here from the comfort of your Goverment assisted apartment on the west side.
Ya-shoe da polak

Utica, NY

#18 Aug 26, 2013
Maybe they should teach them how to open a windo beats smashing the hell out of them

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Since: Oct 07

Wilacre Park, CA

#19 Aug 26, 2013
Ya-shoe da polak wrote:
Maybe they should teach them how to open a windo beats smashing the hell out of them
That's what they get for attracting dullard "action fiends" and thrillseekers.
Smoke in my beer

Utica, NY

#20 Aug 26, 2013
With the way the NYM police are there they are either bored or someone died in the fire!

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