The Block Island Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department preserves and protects life and property from fires and provides assistance in medical emergencies.
The Block Island Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department has been proudly serving this Island community since 1925. We are a nonprofit corporation, 501 (c) (3) in the state of Rhode Island.
In the event of an emergency, please call 911.
Fire Chief: Bain Transue
Assistant Chief: Chris Hobe
Fire Captain: Tristan Payne
Rescue Captain: Tracy Fredericks