Department of Fire Services

Mission Statement

The Mission of the Montgomery Township Department of Fire Services is to serve the residents, merchants and businesses of the Township with excellence. The Department provides the Township with emergency services twenty-four hours a day, responding to all types of emergencies to provide fire suppression, fire prevention and public safety education with a "customer first " philosophy. The Department takes pride in providing a total systems approach to serve the community along with other agencies within Township government.
Station 18 Operations
Our combination fire department consists of two operational components.  A career or paid firefighter segment that is on duty Mondays thru Fridays from 7:30 am to 5:30 pm and a volunteer firefighter segment that covers weeknights, weekends and holidays in combining to provide emergency protection for the township.
There are two municipal fire stations strategically located within township boundaries.  The Battalion One Stump Road Fire Station is at 325 Stump Road and the Battalion Two Doylestown Road Fire Station is at 441 Doylestown Road.
The state of the art fire apparatus housed at the fire stations are:
Battalion One: Squad 18, Ladder 18, Fire Police 18
Battalion Two: Squaud 18-1, Engine 18, Utility 18
Command vehicles include Chief 18, Deputy Chief 18, Assistant Chief 18, Battalion Chief 18, and the Fire Marshal.
Director of Fire Services
Richard Lesniak
2017 Operational Officers 2017 FDMT Administrative Officers 2017 FDMT Relief Association 
Administrative Officers
Chief President President
Vince Zirpoli Stephen Splendido Matthew Palm
Deputy Chief Vice President Vice President
William Wiegman Glen Roetman Paul Mogensen
Treasurer Secretary
Michael Shinton Mike Goldberg
Battalion Chief Financial Secretary Treasurer
Vinay Setty Michael Goldberg Joel Silver
Captains  Secretary  
Frank Colelli  Rachel Gibson  
Paul Mogensen    
John Scheiter    
Rachel Troutman    
Adam Webster    
Mary Newell    
Fire Police Captain    
 Matthew Palm    
Fire Police Lieutenants    
 William Adams    
Michael Goldberg     

Assistant Chief Engineers


Michael Bean

David Bennett

A.J. DeAngelis

John Mogensen

Stephen Splendido

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Richard Lesniak,
Director of Fire Services
  • (215) 393-6935
  • (215) 699-1560
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