Board of Fire Commissioners


The Board of Fire Commissioners is made of up five elected commissioners. These commissioners are responsible for the prevention and extinguishing of fires and the regulation of fire hazards within the geographic boundaries of Hopewell Township, Mercer County, New Jersey.

2021 Budget Work Session Schedule
9/24/2020: Pennington First Aid Squad
10/8/2020: Hopewell Borough Fire District and Union Fire Company and Rescue Squad
10/29/2020: Pennington Borough Fire District
11/5/2020: HVES & Board Level Accounts

Hopewell Township Fire District No. 1 Board of Fire Commissioner
10/29/2020 Meeting

Remote Public Meeting Procedures during a Declared State of Emergency


You are invited to a Zoom meeting.
When: Oct 29, 2020 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Register in advance for this meeting:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

At the Hopewell Township Fire District No. 1 Board of Fire Commissioners meeting scheduled on October 29, 2020 at 7:00 PM, the Board of Fire Commissioners will consider a resolution authorizing the release of restricted funds and will hold a public hearing regarding same. The purpose of the resolution is to release $579,004.27 from restricted funds to replace a sprinkler tank at Union Fire Company and Rescue Squad. A copy of the resolution will be available to members of the general public of the fire district from the date of this notice up to and including October 29, 2020.

Cosmo Tomaro, Secretary

Hopewell Township Fire District No. 1

Meeting Schedule

Meetings are held at the Hopewell Township Municipal Building, 201 Washington Crossing - Pennington Road, Titusville, NJ 08560 at 7:00 P.M. unless otherwise noted on the agenda.

Agendas and Minutes

View Board agendas and minutes. Minutes are available pending approval.


  • Timothy M. Lynch, Chairman     
    Term Expires December 1, 2020
  • Erick Burd, Vice-Chairman
    Term Expires December 1, 2020
  • Cosmo Tomaro, Secretary
    Term Expires December 1, 2020
  • Bryan Malkiewicz, Treasurer
    Term Expires December 1, 2020
  • Augustine Tackacs, Commissioner
    Term Expires December 6, 2022