The mission of this department is to:
- Save the lives and property of the citizens and visitors of Derry Township from fire and other natural or man made hazards through the employment of fire suppression, rescue, and hazard control measures.
- Mitigate incidents that may have an adverse effect on the enviroment and wildlife.
- Prevent emergencies from occurring and lessen the risk to life by providing fire safety and prevention training and education.
- Maintain a stable and safe work environment for its personnel.
Please look around! Go through some of the old pictures in the gallery. There will be new ones to come. Also check out the members tab, as we have gotten new members recently. Scroll down to see our recent calls and to read up on news around the township!
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Please check back regularly to view information that is happening around the township. This site is updated DAILY!
A list of the Westmoreland Country fire departments is located in the tab "Station Numbers" on the left hand side of the webpage!
Sat. Apr 15th 2017
On May 7th, Keystone State Park will be hosting a FREE Youth and Family Outdoor Show from 10:00am to 3:00pm. We will have a truck and personnel there to help out with the event. Be sure to look for us! The information found on the website is listed below:Keystone State Park with the support of ...
Sat. Apr 8th 2017
Today, we hosted and easter egg hunt at our training field up the road from the station. Just like every year, it went off without a hitch and everybody had a great time, us included! We love to get to know members of the community we serve. It makes our job that much better! If you haven't come...
Mon. Apr 3rd 2017
At 6:00pm today, the Cub Scouts troop 352 came to the station to tour the trucks. Right off the bat, they got to see us go in action when we were activated for a kitchen fire. However, they waited for us to come back and they got a lesson on the trucks and how they work. We are always thrilled ...
Fri. Mar 17th 2017
The Derry Township Ag Fair is hosting a gun bash on April 29, 2017. It will be taking place at Marian Hall in Crabtree. Doors open at 5:15, and the first drawing is at 6:15, with drawings every half hour until 9:00. Visit derrytwpagfair.com for more information.
Wed. Mar 8th 2017
The people at the Derry Township Ag Fair are hosting an Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 1 and Saturday, April 8 at the fairgrounds. This event is for CHILDREN AGES 2-10. Please visit www.derrytwpagfair.com for additional details.
Sun. Apr 16th 2017
At 4:19pm, the station was activated for a residential automatic fire alarm near the Latrobe Skating Center. Chief arrived to find that the homeowner was cooking and set off the smoke detector.
Sat. Apr 15th 2017
A little before 7:30 this evening, the station was activated for a shed fire in the City of Latrobe. Before departure, Chief 113 requested we hold in station, and eventually cancelled us.
Fri. Apr 14th 2017
At a little after 2:00 this afternoon, the station was activated for a brush fire along Rt. 217 across from the stone quarry. Captain 71 was first on scene with a pile of wood and a fence post on fire. The brush truck arrived and used one tank of water to put the fire out. Then they put a blanket of...
Wed. Apr 12th 2017
At 6:00 this evening, the tanker was called out to assist station 33 for an uncontrolled brush/debris fire at Westmoreland Cleanways Recycling Center. The tanker dropped a port-a-tank and supplied water to engine 39. The tanker returned around 9:00
Tue. Apr 11th 2017
At 11:38 this morning, the engine and tanker responded to a brush fire off of Bergman Rd. near Geary Way. Upon arrival, it was found that it was a controlled burn that became out of control. The engine took care of business, and returned shortly after.