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130 N Second St.
Chambersburg, PA 17201
717-263-5872 Tel
717-261-3296 Fax

Current Statistics

2015
BLS Calls 1,008
Fire Calls 238
                 
2014
BLS Calls 3,992
Fire Calls 869
Fire Drills 32
Fire Prevention 34
Firehouse Tours 13
Public Displays 13
Attendance 6,194
Child Seat Installation 101
Smoke/CO Alarm Installation          260

News

CFD Provides Mutual Aid to Mercersburg
Friday, April 24, 2015
For the third Friday in a row, CFD responded on mutual aid for working fires. This time Engine 1-2 responded with four personnel to 12580 Main Street, Fort Loudon to assist on the reported building fire. Company 9 and Company 18   Read More
Cub Scout Troop #134 Practice Firefighting Skills
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
This evening, Cub Scout Troop #134 toured Headquarters Fire Station where CFD firefighters delivered fire prevention education. “A” Shift staged skill stations that presented the opportunity for cub scouts to practice firefighting activities such as knocking down simulated props in the Fire Safety House and rolling up hose.   Read More
CFD Responds to Auto Garage Fire
Friday, April 17, 2015
Truck 1 responded with five personnel to 8448 Cumberland Highway, Penny Savers Auto Garage, for a building fire in Company 11's first due. Upon arrival, the truck crew was assigned to assist with fire attack and opening up the structure.   Read More
Dumpster Fire behind 666 Broad Street
Monday, April 13, 2015
A busy morning was interrupted with a call out for a dumpster fire located behind 666 Broad Street. Engine 1-2 arrived on scene to find a small dumpster on fire. Crews made a quick knock on the fire and an investigation revealed that the tenant discarded smoldering charcoal briskets in that dumpster.   Read More
Truck 1 Assists with Shippensburg Fire
Friday, April 10, 2015
Shortly before 1 p.m., Truck 1 responded with four personnel to Shippensburg at 80 West Burd Street for the third alarm assignment on a building fire. Truck 1 arrived and positioned on the front of the fire building and assisted with fire attack.   Read More
Brush Fire at 9433 McClanahan Road
Monday, April 6, 2015
While on a transfer to Greencastle Fire Department, Engine 1-4 was dispatched to 9433 McClanahan Road for a brush fire. Upon arrival, crews assisted with containing the fire and extinguishment of around two acres.   Read More
Dog Rescue
Thursday, April 2, 2015
Shortly before noon a citizen walked into Headquarters Fire Station stating a dog jumped over the wall and into the Falling Spring stream next to the station. Crews located the dog that was in around 8 inches of water and was unable to get back to dry ground due to the wall  Read More
Out with a Bang
Thursday, March 19, 2015
Last day of winter went out with a bang at the Chambersburg Fire Department. Over the twenty-four hour period, "A" shift handled twenty EMS calls, one automatic alarm, multiple medical assist responses, one box alarm for smoke in the residence, and a working car fire at 211 South Main Street just after 2 a.m.  Read More
MVA on Orchard Drive
Monday, March 2, 2015
An early afternoon accident on Orchard Drive sent Engine 1-4, Ambulance 1-9, and ALS to Orchard Drive near the old Sheetz entrance. Engine 1-4 arrived to find a two vehicle accident and patients with minor injuries. EMS transported one patient to the hospital, and the engine controlled hazards.