Golden's Bridge Fire Department Engine Company 1 Officers for 2024-2025
By Captain Raymond Baker Jr.
May 1, 2024

As of Today May 1st 2024, the Golden's Bridge Fire Department Engine Company 1 Officers are as follows:

Chief of the Department-Albert Melillo (Car 2141)
1st Assistant Chief - James McManus (Car 2142)
2nd Assistant Chief - Raymond Baker Sr. (Car 2143)
Deputy Chief- Robert Melillo (Car 2140)
Captain - Raymond Baker Jr. (Car 2144)
Senior Lieutenant - Douglas Orlovitz (Car 2145)
Lieutenant - Saurabh Mehta (Car 2146)
Captain of Rescue - Richard Norbutt (Car 2148)
Lieutenant of Rescue -Ned Canora (Car 2149)
Lieutenant of Fire Police- Eric Stand

A note must be made that Deputy Chief Raymond Baker Sr. who passed unexpectedly in March was elected to 2nd Assistant Chief after his passing and that position will be held in his honor. Taking over as Deputy Chief will be Ex-Chief Robert Melillo who was Chief of Department from 2007-2009.

Some changes to the line up : Lieutenant Raymond Baker Jr. moves up to Captain. We welcome past Rescue Captain Ned Canora back to the line up as Rescue Lieutenant. We would also like to thank outgoing Captain Tyler Dente and Fire Police Captain Leo Gustafson for their hard work over the past year.

Congratulations to the Officers who moved up or stayed in the same positions and thank you to out going officers!