Tuesday, November 1st, 2022
222 runs for the month of OctoberEMS 174RESCUE MVA 14FIRE RELATED 31STRUCTURE FIRE 11OUTSIDE FIRE ( BENCH) 1ALARMS 19HAZARDOUS 3TRAFFIC CONTROL 2WIRE DOWN 1
Monday, October 10th, 2022
CREWS WERE CALLED OUT TO THE COUNTRY INN AND SUITES FOR A DRYER FIRE. E-432 RESPONDED FROM STATION 43. PAID STAFF WERE OUT ON AMBULANCE RUN AND NOT AVAILABLE. E-432 ARRIVED TO FIND THE FIRE EXTINGUISH...
Sunday, October 9th, 2022
THIS EVENING AROUND DINNER TIME CREWS WERE CALLED OUT TO 2000 BLOCK OF SOUTH HILL ROAD IN STATION 40 FIRST DUE (MCKEAN). OUR ASSIGNMENT WAS FOR 2 ENGINES TO RESPOND. E-434 RESPONDED FROM STATION 42 W...
Saturday, October 1st, 2022
SEPTEMBER 2022 RUNS 208 TOTALEMS 168RESCUE 18ELEVATOR RESCUE 1MVA 17 ( 2 PIN IN WITH HURST USE)FIRE RELATED 18STRUCTURE FIRES 4VEHICLE FIRE 1BRUSH / GRASS FIRE 1FIRE ALARMS 12HAZARDOUS CAL...
Friday, August 5th, 2022
AFTER MANY DELAYS THE NEW ENGINE 432 HAS ARRIVED HOME. 4 MEMBERS WENT TO THE 4 GUYS PLANT IN MYERSDALE PA TO DO THE FINAL INSPECTION AND BRING HOME THE MUCH ANTICIPATED NEW ENGINE. MEMBERS DID A THR...
THE ANBULANCE INSPECTION CREW FROM EMMCO WEST ARRIVED AT STATION 43 TODAY AT 9AM TO COMPLETE THE INSPECTION PROCESS FOR OUT LICENSE TO PROVIDE EMS SERVICE TO SUMMIT TOWNSHIP AND THE STATE IN GENERAL. ...
Sunday, May 1st, 2022
4 MEMBERS OF THE NEW TRUCK COMMITTEE WITH BE TRAVELING TO THE 4 GUYS PLANT IN MYERSDALE PA TO REVIEW THE NEW ENGINE. THE CONSTRUCTION PRINTS WERE SIGNED 2 WEEKS AGO AND THE NEW PIECE OF APPARATUS IS ...
Monday, February 7th, 2022
A big thank you to Bob Sansone from DAVID CORRY auto dealership in Corry PA for the pizza tonight. Crews were treated to pizza after working on the trucks and equipment on our maintenance night drill...
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Tuesday, August 14th, 2012
LAST NIGHT AT THE GENERAL MEETING WE READ IN 3 NEW MEMBERS. WE WELCOME STEVE HUCK, CHERYL SCHAFFER AND RYAN VOLZ. STEVE WILL BE WORKING IN THE FIRE POLICE DIVISION. HE WILL BEGIN HIS TRAINING AND BE ACTIVE ONCE HE GETS HIS BASIC LEVEL OF TRAINING.
Saturday, August 11th, 2012
3 MEMBERS TOOK THE PRO-BOARD TEST FOR HAZ-MAT OPERATIONS LEVEL. THIS TEST CONTAINED BOTH A WRITTEN COMPONENT AS WELL AS A PRACTICAL EXERCISES. THE TESTING WAS HELD AT STATION 42 TRAINING GROUNDS. M. MENDITTO, R.BUCHAVICH AND J.
Sunday, August 5th, 2012
AFTER SEVERAL WEEKS OF CLASS, BOTH CLASSROOM AND PRACTICAL EXERCISES, 2 NEWER MEMBERS HAVE COMPLETED THE BUCKS COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE FIRE 1 PROGRAM HELD AT THE STATION 42 TRAINING GROUNDS. THIS IS A CLASS THAT COVERS THE BASIC FIREFIGHTING SKILLS NEEDED TO BE ABLE TO BE A BASIC LEVEL FIREFIGHTER ...
Friday, August 3rd, 2012
AFTER GETTING IN SAMPLES OF WILD LAND GEAR FROM VARIOUS LOCAL VENDORS, WE HAVE MADE A DECISION TO GO WITH THE FIRELINE BRAND OF OVER COAT AND OVER PANT. THE CLOTHING WILL BE MADE FROM 6 OZ. NOMEX. THE COAT WILL BE YELLOW WITH YELLOW REFLECTIVE TRIM WHILE THE PANTS WILL BE A FOREST GREEN COLOR.
Tuesday, July 17th, 2012
AFTER A WAIT THAT THEY THOUGHT WOULD NEVER END, THE RESULTS OF CERTIFICATION TESTING WERE RECEIVED TODAY. WE CONGRATULATE KYLE WILL ON PASSING HIS FIREFIGHTER 1 CERTIFICATION AND MIKE MENDITTO ON PASSING HIS FIREFIGHTER 2 CERTIFICATION.
Thursday, July 12th, 2012
PERRY HI-WAY WAS AWARDED A $4,000 GRANT FROM THE PENNSYLVANIA BUREAU of FORESTRY FOR THE 2012 GRANT YEAR. THIS IS A 50% MATCHING GRANT - OR THEY PAY 50% OF THE COSTS FOR THE EQUIPMENT APPROVED ON THE GRANT.
Thursday, July 12th, 2012
THE COMPANY HAS AGREED TO WORK WITH THE 911 CENTER AND SIGN UP FOR THE I AM RESPONDING PROGRAM. THIS PROGRAM IS DESIGNED TO HELP DETERMINE HOW MANY MEMBERS ARE RESPONDING TO THE STATION FOR EMERGENCY ALARMS.
THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS AND THE 3 TOWNSHIP SUPERVISORS MEET AGAIN TODAY TO CONTINUE DISCUSSIONS ON THE LOW MANPOWER ISSUE. SEVERAL ITEMS WERE DISCUSSED WITH THESE DISCUSSIONS LEADING TO MORE QUESTIONS THAT NEED RESEARCH AND SOME LEGAL OPINIONS.
THE SCHEDULED PRO BOARD TESTING FOR DRIVER OPERATOR PUMPERS AND TENDERS HAD TO BE CANCELED DUE TO A LACK OF CANDIDATES. WITH ONLY 5 CANDIDATES FOR THE PUMPER AND 2 FOR THE TENDER ,THE DECISION WAS MADE TO CANCEL THE TESTING.
Monday, June 18th, 2012
THE TRAINING GROUNDS WERE IN USE BY 2 DEPARTMENTS TONIGHT. CREWS FROM STATION 44 ( KEARSARGE) WERE UP TO THE TRAINIG TOWER TO WORK WITH GROUND LADDERS. STATION 42 (PERRY HI-WAY) WAS ALSO ON THE GROUNDS USING THE BURN ROOM TO GET SOME OF THE NEW MEMBERS SOME HOSE LINE ADVANCEMENT AND EXPERIENCE IN L...
TODAY AT 130 PM MEMBERS OF THE BOARD AND ALL 3 SUMMIT SUPERVISORS MET IN A PLANNING SECESSION TO DISCUSS THE LOW MANPOWER ISSUES AND INCREASING CALL VOLUME FOR OUR DEPARTMENT. A GOOD DISCUSSION WAS HAD WITH SOME BRAINSTORMING AS TO WAYS WE CAN WORK TOGETHER TO HELP GET MORE PERSONNEL FOR ANSWERING ...
3 MEMBERS TOOK A TRIP TO UPPER NEW YORK STATE EAST OF SYRACUSE TO VISIT THE NEW YORK CHIEF'S SHOW. CHIEF 420 AND HIS WIFE AS WELL DEPUTY 430 AND HIS 7 YEAR OLD ALL MADE THE JOURNEY. THE SHOW WAS AT THE TURNING STONE RESORT AND CASINO IN VERONA NY.
Monday, June 4th, 2012
CREWS TONIGHT WERE ABLE TO PULL OFF THE OLD 1000' OF 5" SUPPLY HOSE AND RE PACK THE TRUCK WITH THE NEW 1000' OF 5" HOSE PURCHASED WITH THE STATE FIRE GRANT PROGRAM. THIS NEW HOSE REPLACES THE HOSE THAT WAS OVER 20 YEARS OLD.
JUST A REMINDER TO OUR MEMBERS TO KEEP THE SUNDAY AUGUST 19TH DATE OPEN FOR OUR ANNUAL SUMMER PICNIC. WE WILL BE RETURNING TO THE SEA-WOLVES GAME AGAIN THIS YEAR FOR FOOD AND FELLOWSHIP. FOOD IN THE PICNIC GARDEN BEGINS AT 12 NOON AND THE GAME STARTS AT 105 PM.
Thursday, May 31st, 2012
THE 3 ENGINES AND THE QUINT ALL HAD THEIR ISO PUMP TESTS COMPLETED TODAY BY FIRE-FLY. ALL THE TRUCKS PERFORMED TO THEIR CAPACITY OR MORE WITH NO PROBLEMS. WE HAVE THE ISO PUMP TEST COMPLETED BY A SERVICE COMPANY EVERY OTHER YEAR AND THE OTHER YEARS WE COMPLETE THE TESTING ON OUR OWN TO KEEP THE IS...
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A FEW DAYS AGO THE PROPANE COMPANY WAS IN AND COMPLETED THE INSTALL ON THE PROPANE TREE AND THE CAR FIRE PROP. A TEST RUN ON THE VEHICLE FIRE WORKED WELL. WITH THIS SET UP WE CAN NOW HAVE PROPANE FIRES VIA THE CHRISTMAS TREE AND THE VEHICLE FIRE SIMULATOR.
Monday, May 14th, 2012
PAST MEMBERS RYAN DROHN AND JESSIE ORTIZ HAVE RETURNED FROM THEIR LEAVE OF ABSENCE. BOTH MEMBERS ARE EMT'S AND HAVE DECIDED TO COME BACK TO ACTIVE STATUS AND HELP OUT RUNNING CALLS. WE WELCOME THESE 2 BACK AND HOPE TO SEE THEM ON EMERGENCY CALLS IN THE NEAR FUTURE.
Sunday, April 29th, 2012
AS PART OF OUR DRILL TONIGHT WE WELCOMED THE MEMBERS FROM STATION 40 (McKEAN HOSE COMPANY) TO STATION 42 AND THE TRAINING GROUNDS. AS THEY HAVE JUST JOINED INTO THE TRAINING GROUNDS, THEY MADE THE TRIP OVER TO SEE ALL THAT IS AVAILABLE ON THE TRAINING GROUNDS.
THE ENGINE COMPANY OPERATIONS CLASS HOSTED BY THE ALBION FIRE DEPARTMENT HELD THEIR FINAL DAY OF CLASS AT THE STATION 42 TRAINING GROUNDS. THE CLASS PRACTICED HOSE LINE ADVANCEMENT, STAND PIPE OPERATIONS AS WELL AS LAYING IN WITH A SUPPLY LINE.
Saturday, April 28th, 2012
THE FINAL 8 HOURS OF PRACTICAL EVOLUTIONS FOR THE PUMPS 1 CLASS WERE COMPLETED TODAY AT THE STATION 42 TRAINING GROUNDS. THE 16 STUDENTS PRACTICED WITH E-432 BY PERFORMING BOTH DRAFTING DRILLS AS WELL AS EVOLUTIONS OFF THE HYDRANT SYSTEM.

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