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Move to the RIGHT for Sirens & Lights

When our Fire Department is called to an emergency it's important that we respond quickly and safely.

If you're driving down the road and see the lights and sirens of an emergency vehicle in your rearview mirror, MOVE TO THE RIGHT AND STOP to allow emergency vehicles to move easily down the road. You may even want to use your turn signal to indicate your intentions, this will help the emergency vehicles navigate through the safest path.

NEVER slam on the brakes and stop in the middle of the road and do not make any sudden moves. If an emergency vehicle is approaching from the opposite direction, you should also pull over and stop.

Once the emergency vehicles have passed, use your turn signal again to merge back into traffic when it is safe to begin driving.

DO NOT tailgate or follow an emergency vehicle closely. Not only is this illegal, you run the risk of a collision as vehicles pull back out into traffic after the emergency vehicle goes by. You are not required to slow down or pull over for emergency vehicles that are responding in the opposite direction on a divided highway.

Every time fire engines or emergency vehicles are called to an emergency Fire Fighters are giving their all to help others. Do your part as a driver to help Fire Fighters do their job as quickly and safely as possible.

So Remember: Move to the RIGHT for sirens and lights.


Upcoming Events

Memorial Day Parade - May 25, 2015 starting at 2:00 pm

Parade to start at Williamsville South at and end at Los Robles.

Main-Transit Fire Department Annual Steak Out - June 6, 2015 - 5:00 pm

Dinner includes a 10oz. New York Strip Steak (Vegetarian and Chicken options available.
Live Music featuring Kevin McCarthy - Solo Artist
Automatic entry in over 100 Door Prizes, 50/50s Raffles and Bon Fire.

Reserve your tickets by May 26th to receive a 5.00 discount. Tickets are 30.00. Call 716-632-9710 EXT 113 or E-mail Tickets@mtfd.com tickets sell fast so reserve your tickets today!

Old Homes Day Parade - July 8, 2015 - 6:30pm

Parade to start at Williamsville South High School and end at Cayuga.

Main-Transit Fire Department Annual Firematic Drill - July 17, 2015

Entrance is $5 and Children under 10 are free.

September 5th - September 7th Clarence Center Labor Day Festival

See Clarence Center Fire Department website for more information.

Main-Transit Fire Department Open House Fire Prevention - October 3rd, 2015 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Tour of our fire house, live fire demonstrations, fire truck rides, free hot dogs and food.  Fun for the whole family.  Open to the Public.

Move to the RIGHT for Sirens & Lights

When our Fire Department is called to an emergency it's important that we respond quickly and safely.

If you're driving down the road and see the lights and sirens of an emergency vehicle in your rearview mirror, MOVE TO THE RIGHT AND STOP to allow emergency vehicles to move easily down the road. You may even want to use your turn signal to indicate your intentions, this will help the emergency vehicles navigate through the safest path.

NEVER slam on the brakes and stop in the middle of the road and do not make any sudden moves. If an emergency vehicle is approaching from the opposite direction, you should also pull over and stop.

Once the emergency vehicles have passed, use your turn signal again to merge back into traffic when it is safe to begin driving.

DO NOT tailgate or follow an emergency vehicle closely. Not only is this illegal, you run the risk of a collision as vehicles pull back out into traffic after the emergency vehicle goes by. You are not required to slow down or pull over for emergency vehicles that are responding in the opposite direction on a divided highway.

Every time fire engines or emergency vehicles are called to an emergency Fire Fighters are giving their all to help others. Do your part as a driver to help Fire Fighters do their job as quickly and safely as possible.

So Remember: Move to the RIGHT for sirens and lights.


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