The Ridgeway Volunteer Fire Company, Inc. proudly protects 2,500+ people living in an area of 47.6 square miles. We operate out of 2 stations: located in Ridgeway (Medina) and the other in Knowlesville, The stations protect a primarily rural area. View our locations page for exact locations. Our department provides service and protection to the Ridgeway Township in the Western Fire Battalion of Orleans County, NY.

The Ridgeway Volunteer Fire Company, Inc. is funded by tax payers and fund-raising events from the community. You can support your local fire department by participating in fund raisers or donating directly.

Volunteer firefighting is a very rewarding and valuable way to serve your community. It takes dedication and many hours of training to become a firefighter. If you’re willing to put in the time and effort, please stop in on Tuesday nights at 7pm during our training nights and we will give you the proper direction.