Green Ridge Fire Company
 

TRUCK COVER TO MD

Friday, November 15, 2013  Truck 63 covered the Community Fire Company in Perryville Maryland while they attended the LODD funeral services for member FF David Barr. The Truck covered with an Engine from East Brandywine Chester County.

   


 

2ND DUE TRUCK CO. TO BETHEL

Wednesday, November 13, 2013  At 930am the Truck and Utility assisted Bethel Sta. 66 on a reported house fire. First arriving crews had a confirmed fire on the first floor of the home. Truck 63 crew assisted with throwing ground ladders as 2nd due Truck.

   


 

FIRE SHOWING IN TOBY FARMS

Wednesday, November 13, 2013  Truck 63 arrived in the 1300 Blk of Elston Rd in the Toby Farms section of Chester Twp. with fire showing from the middle of the group homes. This was the 2nd working fire for the day. PD arrived with smoke showing & possible entrapment on the 2nd floor. Chief 47-9 had the Command.

     



 

MEMBERS ATTEND PD LODD FUNERAL

Tuesday, November 12, 2013  Today a crew of 4 was honored to be part of this arch set up at Lawn Croft Cemetery along with Ladder 68. Today Officer Wehe from Marcus Hook Police and Delaware County Park Police was laid to rest after suddenly passing away while on duty last week. The Family, friends and coworkers are in the thoughts and prayers of Green Ridge Fire Company.

Rest Easy Officer Wehe

   


 

MEMBERS ATTEND TRUCK CO. II

Monday, November 11, 2013  This weekend a crew of 6 personnel completed a 16hr Truck II class hosted by Delaware County Emergency Services Training Center. Training included advanced search & rescue, removing HUD window systems, removing different types of locking systems and learning different types of cutting methods towards metal doors. Great job to everyone that attended the class as well other companies that attended from 01 (Folcroft), 48 (Tinicum) and 47 (King of Prussia)

   


 

EMS CHANGES IN ASTON

Friday, November 1, 2013  Beginning at midnight on Nov. 1, 2013 there will be a change of the delivery system in EMS for Aston Twp. Medic 72-7 will downgrade back to a BLS unit operated solely by Aston-Beechwood. ALS will be transitioned back to a chase car known as Medic 100A and operated by CKHS South EMS. Residents should not notice any difference in the level of care they receive or response times. Green Ridge's QRS units will continue to operate as they have been and will continue to assist supplementing crews if needed. Any questions or concerns may be answered by contacting either fire station or the twp. municipal bldg. Thank you for your continued support of the fire and emergency medical services of Aston.

   


 

NEW ADDITION TO GRFC FAMILY

Friday, October 25, 2013  Congratulations to Firefighter Michael Goglia and his wife Jeanine on the birth of their daughter Elizabeth Ruari today. Mom and baby are doing fine and her big brother and big sister can't wait to meet her.

     



 

FIRE PREVENTION WEEK 10/24

The officers and members were out at local schools, daycares, churches and organizations promoting fire prevention in the community. Thank you to all the organizations and schools for allowing us to promote fire safety and to the members who helped spread the word.

   


 

FLU SHOT CLINIC COMING TO GRFC

Wednesday, October 16, 2013   Green Ridge Fire Co. along with Walgreen's Pharmacy will be hosting a flu shot clinic at the firehouse on Wednesday, Nov. 6 from 6-8pm. The event is open to the public and shots cost $31.99. There are forms available for insurance information also which most plans cover the cost of the flu shot.

Come on out to get your flu shot and meet some of your local emergency responders!!

   


 

CONGRATULATIONS MERRITT AND CHRISTINE!!

Wednesday, October 9, 2013  Green Ridge extends is heartfelt congratulations and well wishes to Vice President & Chief Engineer Merritt Harman IV on his recent marriage to Christine Pinto. The happy couple were married on Sunday, Sept. 29 then honeymooned in Las Vegas. They were joined by several other members of Green Ridge on the the trip as well.


Congratulations and Best Wishes for many happy years of marriage!!

     



 
 
 

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