The lettering was completed on 1910 by Reidler Decal who once again did a fantastic job. The engine is about 95% complete. Once it's complete with the addition of the new equipment we purchased, we will do compartment layout photos.
Today the three departments (Us, sheppton-oneida, & Hazle Twp) that benefit from the golf tournament received our checks. The golf tournament itself raised a record breaking $24,000 in addition the Eagle Rock Community Association donated an additional $15,000.
Big news for 2021... We've added the 15K option to our lineup of events! The course is a modified 2 loop version of the 7K course. Both races will start at the same time with GUN TIME being used for over all awards, and individual CHIP TIME for age group awards.
1920 is getting it's yearly certified ladder testing and inspection done. All the ground ladders and pumps were also tested this month and certified. In addition Ringtown Valley and Sheppton-oneida took advantage of the ground ladder testing and Ringtown also took part in the pump testing.
The company is proud to announce that you will be seeing a new member of the family in the upcoming future. The company voted this evening to proceed with the purchase of a 2007 Pierce Dash Rescue/Engine located in Texas.
As you know last year we did some upgrades/rehab to the station. Phase one was the landscaping change. Phase two was the lighting upgrade and hall. Well phase 3 was unveiled this morning. A memorial dedicated to those that have passed away since the start of the NWVFC that served our community.
Brush 1940 was officially placed in service Wednesday night. 1940 has a 300 gpm pump, 1200 Gallons of water and numerous hand tools. It has 3 preconnected lines which include one 1.75 and two 1" forestry lines.
Well Santa 2020 is in the books. Operation Santa had to make some adjustments this year because of covid and things went as planned for the most part. We missed a couple kids unfortunately who weren't at their destination yet and the weather was horrible and got worse as the night went on which ...
Santa came early for us this year . Mid atlantic fire & air delivered our new SCBA today. We were part of a regional grant with two other departments that received the grant in 2019. We received 22 packs and 44 cylinders.
We would like to thank the Eagle Rock Golf Committee in presenting the NWVFC along with Sheppton-Oneida Fire Company and Hazle Township Fire Department a check for $5500 each this morning. This is money raised in place of doing the Golf Tournament which was cancelled this year do to the Covid Pandem...
Race update:EVENT IS CANCELLEDDue to the COVID-19 pandemic we haven’t been promoting out event like we usually do. Since our race is held in September we have decided to hold off until July time frame to see where we are at with this.
The department has acquired a Surplus Military Vehicle Through DCNR. this vehicle a 2003 Stewart & Stevenson will be converted into the New Brush 1940. The 1965 was returned to DCNR after serving the area for over 20 years!
Ladder 1920 with a crew of 4 along with a Engine from Freeland, Rescue from Sugarloaf Twp. And Tanker from Foster Twp. Are currently providing standby coverage for Hazle Township Fire & Rescue while they tend to the funeral for John Bridge who dedicated 40 years of service to the Hazle Twp Fire ...