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.
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 Commissioners Regular Scheduled Meetings
The May 23, 2022 Board of Fire Commissioners meeting has been cancelled.
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.