Jersey City, NJ (Hudson) 4/30/00 At 14:42 hrs FDJC fire dispatch sent Eng 15 on a still alarm for a report of a brush fire @ 1300 Westside Ave, upon leaving quarters Eng 15 reported a large volume of smoke in the area. Fire Dispatch filled out the box for a working fire, sending 5 Engs, 2 Trks, Batt, Dep, and Rsc. Batt 3 request 3 additional Eng Co's bringing a total of 8 Eng Co to the scene. This was a prolonged opperation as the area was experienceing strong winds. When all was said in done this brush fire had a 4th alarm assignment battling it.

[This message has been edited by NJ Firecheif (edited May 01, 2000).]