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Fri. Jul 31st 2020
Fourth Annual Golf Tournament
Mountain Laurel Golf Course

July 31st, 2020
Breakfast & Registration - 8:00 AM
Shotgun Start - 9:00 AM

$75 per Player Includes:
Breakfast, 18 Holes, Luncheon Banque...
Fri. Jul 3rd 2020
***PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT***Engine 2210 responded to a CO alarm in Towamensing Trails. When volunteers arrived, they found the residents outside, who were awakened by the alarm and called 911. Af...
Thu. Jul 2nd 2020
Command 2277 with UTV 2278, Utility 2279 with UTV 2276, Rescue 2255, and Engine 2210 with seventeen volunteers responded to a search off the Lehigh River. Carbon County 911 was able to get the callers...
Sat. Jun 27th 2020
Engine 2210, Tanker 2236, and Rescue 2255 with seventeen volunteers responded to a working dwelling fire on Sweet Briar Lane. Engine 2210 arrived after Engine 1211 and assisted with extinguishment and...
Thu. Jun 18th 2020
Engine 2210, Tanker 2236, Rescue 2255, Engine 2216, and Command 2277 responded to a dwelling fire with entrapment on McKuen Way, Towamensing Trails. Engine 2210 arrived to smoke showing and a victim o...
New Pumper Tanker
Mon. Jan 13th 2020

Our apparatus committee completed the pre-construction of our new pumper tanker this evening. Over the last few months, the volunteers had met with several manufacturers on several occasions to review what was needed and expected. After an in-depth review, the committee had recommended Horrocks Fire and Rescue Apparatus with Rosenbauer America. As we recently posted in December, the Penn Forest Township Supervisors agreed to provide funds for not just one, but two apparatus that were needed in the township. Our Station #1 (District 12) was also in need of an engine. We again would like to thank the Supervisors and community for the overwhelming amount of support the last few months to make this project possible. This apparatus will be replacing our 1996 Semo/International tanker which had begun to show its age. Below we attached a drawing of the new tanker going into yesterday’s meeting. Additional modifications were made throughout the meeting so the picture is not exact but very close. Our 2020 Rosenbauer Commander Custom FX Pumper Tanker is expected to be delivered during the first quarter of 2021!

Quick Facts
3000 Gallons
1500 GPM Hale Q-MAX Pump
Cummins X15 Engine
Allison EVS 4000 Transmission
8-Man Cab
1-3500 Gallon Foldable Water Tank & Rack
3-15’ Sections of Suction Hose
1-Roof, Extension, & Foldable Ladder
Mechanical Federal Q2B Recessed on Front Bumper
Federal Signal Warning Lights
Rear and Side Cameras
1-Electric Rear Dump Chute with Removable 90 Degree Rotating Chute
On-Spot Chain System

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