May 2010 archive

Happy Memorial Day!

Monroe Fire Company would like to wish everyone a safe and happy Memorial Day.  Please remember those who have given thier lives for our country and those who have passed before us. In addition, we would like to take this opportunity to thank those in the Armed Services, as well as those serving in the …

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Engine 25 On Display at ’10 Fire EXPO

Monroe Fire Company’s new Pierce Ultimate Configuration Engine will be on display at the 2010 Lancaster County Firemen’s Assn Fire EXPO at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg. If you have not had a chance to see and tour the next engine, please be sure to visit Glick Fire Equipment’s exhibit.

Crash on Williams Grove RD

    May 16th – Engine 25 and Rescue 27 were dispatched to a reported motor vehicle collision at the intersection of Williams Grove RD and Millers RD (Box 25-09) at 16:43 hours.  Two patients were transported from the scene.  Chief 125 (Farrell) had command.  Pennsylvania State Police are investigating.

New Engine Now In Service!

May 7th – Monroe Fire Company is pleased to announce our new Pierce Ultimate Configuation (PUC) fire engine is now in service.  The engine is the culmination of numerous hours of painstaking research and planning in order to bring the residents of Monroe Township and surrounding municipalities the best solution for years to come.  The new …

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Three MFC Firefighters Achieve Firefighter II Certification

May 2 – Congratulations go out to Deputy Chief Mark Farrell, Assistant Chief Clint Murphy, and Captain Devin Flickinger for achieving Firefighter II certification after passing their FFII examinations today.  The certification meets criteria established under level two of the NFPA 1001 criteria – a national standard for professional firefighter qualifications. Congratuations to all for your hard work and …

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Engine 25 Responds to Silver Spring House Fire

May 1 – Engine 25 was alerted to a report of a possible house fire in the 500 block of Hogestown RD (Box 31-02) at 21:43 hours.  E25’s crew was assigned Rapid Internvention Team (RIT) duties upon arrival.  Special thanks to the crew from Carlisle Fire & Rescue Service’s E245 for covering our station during …

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