In case you haven’t seen, we are now taking pre-orders for apparel for our new engine. Apparel will include t-shirts, long sleeved shirts, crew neck sweatshirts and hooded sweatshirts. All pre-orders are due no later than November 1st.
Engine 301 has arrived in the borough. Engine 301 will head back down to Glick fire equipment for tool mounting. Engine 301 is expected to be in service in mid October! Please check our Facebook page for frequent updates.
Congratulations to Gerald Sellers on 48 years of dedicated service to the Citizens Fire Company #1 of Penbrook and the Penbrook Community! Gerald is still very active with fundraisers, company meetings, and is our current Sergeant at Arms.
This morning around 0530 hrs, air 30 was dispatched as part of the 1st alarm assignment in Dauphin Borough for a working building fire. Air 30 with a crew of 5 arrived and sent manpower forward while the chauffeur staid back to fill air cylinders.
This evening, Air 30 was dispatched as part of the 1st alarm assignment for the house fire in Swatara Township. Air 30 with a crew of 4, was assigned with extensive overhaul and chasing hot spots of the rear porch and 1st floor kitchen.
This evening around 1615 hrs, Harrisburg City units were dispatched to the 2200 block of Logan St. in the uptown section of the city for a reported structure fire. City units arrived with heavy smoke showing from the middle of the row and requested the 1st alarm.
Tonight around 1930 hrs, air 30 was dispatched as part of the initial box alarm assignment in Steelton Borough for a reported house fire. Engine and Chief 50 were advised of multiple calls and arrived with a 2.5 duplex with fire showing.