The members of the Merchantville Fire Department trained on extricating a person from a motor vehicle accident. If you ever thought about being a firefighter stop by and see what it is all about. The MFD is always looking for volunteers.
Members past and present honored the life and service of Firefighter(Retired) and President(Retired) William Metzler this morning. Thank you to the Pennsauken Fire Department for the assistance today in making this happen.
We would like to congradulate two of our members for enlisting in the US Army. Probationary FF Amanda Bakley Enlisted into the US Army Reserves where she will be a Military Police Officer and JR FF Leslie Knaus enlisted in the US Army active duty where she will be in army intelligence branch.
Merchantville Fire Dept. proudly supported the Merchantville Eighth Grade with their car wash fundraiser this morning. Their Venmo information is in the photos if anyone would like to donate. Any amount would be greatly appreciated by the students
On October 24th the the Fire Department assited the 8th grade class with their Holloween parade. Due to COVID-19 restricitions they were unable to have their annual Haunted House so they put on a parade instead.
Tuesday night drill, members trained on engine and ladder company duties at an acquired structure. Firefighters simultaneously deployed hand lines and performed searches of the building as well as ventilated horizontally and vertically.
The Officers and Members would like to congratulate FF Max Carfagno on graduating Coast Guard basic training. Max is in their officer training program and when he completes college he will be commissioned as an Ensign.
The Officers and Members would like to congratulate Probationary Firefighter Elizabeth Knaus (CCTS), Firefighter Eric Chester (PHS) on graduating high school and JR Firefighter Christopher Patti (RCS) on graduating 8th grade.
All Borough buildings will be closed to the general public until further notice. If there is an emergency, please continue to dial 911 or to reach the station, dial 856-662-0900. See the letter below from Mayor Brennan with more information.
The Officers and Members would like to congratulate Junior Firefighter Leslie Knaus and her entire class on completing the 72 hour Junior Firefighter program at the Camden County Regional Fire Academy.