North Hudson Regional Fire & Rescue

An award-winning and nationally recognized fire protection unit, North Hudson Regional Fire & Rescue (NHRFR) is one of the largest regionalized fire departments in the United States. Covering the North Hudson towns of Guttenberg, North Bergen, Union City, Weehawken and West New York, NHRFR takes pride in maintaining one of the best response times in the nation.

Prepared for the unique challenges of serving in the North Hudson region, NHRFR firefighters are rigorously trained in specialty firefighting and rescue skills. Whether it’s a fire in a high-rise or densely-populated urban area, a cliff or water rescue along the Hudson, or expanding its mission as a Homeland Security first responder, NHRFR is continually enhancing its fire and rescue capabilities in North Hudson and along the Hudson County waterfront.