Welcome to the Snyder Fire Department
The firehouse is located at 4531 Main Street at Lincoln Road in the Town of Amherst, NY. The seven bays house the apparatus. From the right, Light Rescue Trucks, Truck 6, Heavy Rescue 5, Engine 1, Engine 2, Engine 3 with a wash bay at the extreme left.
The front vestibule leads into the truck room and features a donated hand-pulled antique hose cart. The building dedication plaque can be found proudly displayed here.
West-side of building as viewed from Lincoln Road.
Rear of building viewed from the parking lot and main rear entrance.
Inside the main rear entrance are two bronze plaques dedicated to Rudolph Lutz and John Bresnahan. Snyder Firefighters lost in the line of duty.
The rear entrance from the parking lot leads to the truck room. The hallway is lined with display cased with exhibits including retired firefighting equipment, historical artifacts, and awards.
West hallway provides access from the parking lot to the truck room. The walls are lined with pictures of major incidents.
Connection hallway between the main and west hallways. Walls are lined with pictures of past apparatus and group pictures of past members.
Inside view of truck bays that feature high ceilings.
Firematic equipment room and EMS equipment room.
SCBA room and EMS clean room. SCBA room provides an area for servicing the air packs and well as extinguishers. The EMS cleanroom provides a dedicated area to clean EMS equipment and dispose of biohazard waste.
The watch room is located in the truck bay and provides a space for completing incident paperwork. A base station radio allows communication with the Dispatch Center as well as all the apparatus.
Conference room. Used for various meetings and small training classes. The wall is lined with the pictures and dedication plaques from each and every apparatus that has been utilized by the Snyder Fire Department. A computerized large screen monitor allows for interactive presentations.
Fire District Office provides a workspace for each of the five Fire Commissioners as well as the Fire District Treasurer and Secretary.
Fire Chief's Office
Assistant Chiefs' Office. Provides a workspace for the 1st Assistant Chief and 2nd Assistant Chief
Firematic Officers' Office. Provides a workspace for the Captains, Lieutenants, and the Safety Officers.
Library. Located adjacent to the Firematic Officers' Office it contains reference materials the Officers utilize in the preparation of drills and training courses.
Executive Office provides a workspace for the Fire Department President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer, and the five Directors.
Training room with audiovisual equipment. This room provides for a classroom setting as well as an area where practical skills can be practiced.
The clubroom provides a comfortable area for members to socialize. The stone signage from the front of the original Firehall was incorporated into the back wall of the club room.
Television room. Comfortable seating with cases to display awards and historical albums.
Billiard's room features the pool table from the original firehouse.
The kitchen is equipped with all commercial appliances.
Fitness Center. Fitness Center is available to all firefighters.