Jan 02

New Adams County Radio Tower Visit

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During morning rounds today the new 800 mhz Tower Site was paid a visit. This site is part of the new Adams County  Radio Project that has been in the works for years.  The site is located in the 27-6 Box almost 1 mile from the hard road.  Other Towers are also in the works in the first due area and should be completed hopefully by Spring.  More info to come…..

Dec 31

First Due Box on New Years Eve

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Box 27-1 was sounded for the Storage Building fire in the 500 Block of Buchanan Valley Rd.  Engine Tanker, Engine and the Fire Chief responded to find a fire running the exterior wall spreading into the roofing material.  ET-27 placed a pre-connected line in service and made a quick knock of the fire.  The Box was quickly down graded to “27”.  Crews opened up the area and wetted down the area.

Dec 31

Happy New Year

Wishing all our friends and family a Happy New Year ! Be careful celebrating tonight

Dec 30

MVA with fire and fly out

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Engine Tanker, Brush and the Fire Chief responded to 20 Oak Drive for the reported auto fire (27-6 Box).  Units arrived to find an auto well off in the 5500 Block of Chambersburg Rd as a result of an auto accident.  One patient was found and air medical was requested.  EMS Units, Air Medical and Engine 27 (LZ) were added to the response.    The Wagon crew made quick work of the auto fire and additional Members handled EMS care.

Dec 30

2015 Event Calendar

The 2015 Events Calendar has been published. Check it out at:

2015 Event Calendar

Dec 28

New Years Day Dinner

BVFD will be hosting our annual Pork and Sauerkruat Dinner on New Years Day.  This event is served Buffet Style.  Doors open at 11 and we serve till 2.  A meal costs $8 and no tickets are required.  We do offer a Carry Out option for this event.  Come out and enjoy a family oriented Dinner with your Family and Neighbors at BVFD.  If you have any questions, please call 717-677-0870 or 717-677-9234.

Dec 24

Merry Christmas from BVFD

Wishing all our friends and family a very Merry Christmas. Please take time to think of those who are Active Military stationed away from their families, all Firefighters, EMS, Law Enforcement Officers and Dispatchers who will assume duty away from their families to protect us, and lastly the families of the NYPD Officers who were taken from their families just days ago !

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