About the Fire District

Hopewell Township Fire District No. 1 is an autonomous entity responsible for the prevention and extinguishment of fires and the regulation of fire hazards within the geographic boundaries of Hopewell Township, Mercer County, New Jersey. The Fire District is funded through a fire tax and governed by a five member Board of Fire Commissioners.
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Hopewell Township Fire District #1 is aware of a situation which occurred recently involving a number of Hopewell Township Employees. The Hopewell Township Fire District is vehemently against any acts, statement, or any other form of speech which ridicule, malign, disparage, or otherwise express bias of age, race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national or ethnic origin, or disability. 

The Hopewell Township Fire District is currently conducting an investigation into what if any involvement any employee or person associated with the Fire District may have had regarding such discrimination and will take any appropriate action.

Hopewell Township Fire District No. 1 Board of Fire Commissioner
10/29/2020 Meeting

Remote Public Meeting Procedures during a Declared State of Emergency


You are invited to a Zoom meeting.
When: Oct 29, 2020 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Register in advance for this meeting:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

At the Hopewell Township Fire District No. 1 Board of Fire Commissioners meeting scheduled on October 29, 2020 at 7:00 PM, the Board of Fire Commissioners will consider a resolution authorizing the release of restricted funds and will hold a public hearing regarding same. The purpose of the resolution is to release $579,004.27 from restricted funds to replace a sprinkler tank at Union Fire Company and Rescue Squad. A copy of the resolution will be available to members of the general public of the fire district from the date of this notice up to and including October 29, 2020.


Cosmo Tomaro, Secretary

Hopewell Township Fire District No. 1

Hopewell Township Fire District No. 1 also provides, through shared services agreements, fire inspection services to Hopewell and Pennington Boroughs. The uniformed staff of the Hopewell Valley Bureau of Fire Safety perform all commercial fire safety inspections, and all pre-sale residential inspections for Hopewell Township, Hopewell Borough, and Pennington Borough.
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