March 2017

ISO Rating Information

As a result of outstanding performance and training, the Spring Lake Fire Department is proud to announce that we have received the results of our Public Protection Classification Survey from the Insurance Services Office Inc. (ISO). The result our PPC grade is now a Class 3/3Y, which is an improvement from our previous classification of 4/8B. The results of this survey come after a review of our department's operations, planning, training program and record keeping by an ISO Fire Protection Specialist.

Past Chiefs

Thomas Dragotta

1955– 1956
55 year Life Member
Last Alarm: 10 December 2010

Robert Pardee

1956 - 1961
Last Alarm: 1971

Clayton Elmendorf

1962 -1971
Last Alarm: 1972

Theron Jones

1972– 1975
51 year Life Member
Last Alarm: 25 April 2016

Douglas Storm

1976 - 1982

James Brown

1983 - 1993
Last Alarm: 10 December 2015

John "Doc" Cranston

1994 - 2014

Members of SLFD

Firefighter Paul Alley


Firefighter George Arthurs


Firefighter Brian Bouyea


Firefighter Chris Brocco


Firefighter Scott Brocco


Firefighter Ben Cattabiani


Firefighter Kendall Collins


Firefighter Wild Bill Cranston


Firefighter Noah Cutler


Firefighter Renato DiBella


Firefighter Elkin Escobar


Firefighter Derek Kaufman


Firefighter Declan Mance


Firematic Officers

2017 Firematic Officers




Chief Jeremiah McDonough



1st Assistant Chief Jared Mance



2nd Assistant Chief David Allen



Captain/Training Officer Joe Swart



1st Lieutenant Jeramie "Coach" Collins



2nd Lieutenant Colin Lyons



3rd Lieutenant Manny Skartados



4th Lieutenant John "Doc" Cranston



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