16th Annual Golf Outing at Diamond Run – September 6, 2016
Since 2000, the Township’s population has nearly doubled. In 2015 the firemen responded to 297 calls which represents an increase of 110% over the same period.
WE ARE A 100% VOLUNTEER FIRE COMPANY!
Our Fire Fighters have jobs and families. Yet they spend countless hours in training, maintaining trucks and equipment, and responding to emergency calls day and night.
It not only takes dedication to manage a successful fire company for a growing community, it also takes money. For example, below is a cost breakdown of some of the vehicles and equipment that will need to be purchased by the fire company over the next several years:
A New Aerial Truck $1.2 million
A New Rescue Truck $900,000
New SCBA (Self Contained Breathing Apparatus
Turn Out Gear For Fireman $1,800 per fireman
AED (Automatic External Defibrillator) $1,500 each
Portable Radio $1,500 each
Annual Fire Station Debt Service $93,000
* SERVICE * DEDICATION * COMMITMENT *