As we kick off National Fire Safety Week, our local departments have been made aware of several brands of smoke and carbon monoxide detectors are being sold that have not been tested by nationally-recognized laboratories such as UL. We are sharing the list that has been provided to us by Vision 20/20, an organization that … Continue reading Caution: Some Smoke/CO Detectors Not Tested to Standards
WEISENBERG VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT 2500 GOLDEN KEY RD. (RT. 863) KUTZTOWN, PA. 19530 OCT. 5, 2019, 8 am to 2 pm, rain or shine 10’ by 10’ spaces available indoors and out, bring your own tables if you can. Cost $10. We have a limited number tables for rent at $5. Set … Continue reading Fall Flea Market
Weisenberg Volunteer Fire Dept. Places Duty Officer Vehicle 5199 Into Service Unit 5199 has recently been placed into service. The unit will act as a Duty Officer / Quick Response / Incident Command Vehicle and will be shared between the 6 Operational Fire Officers (Chief, Deputy Chief, Asst. Chief, Captain & 2 Lieutenants). The unit … Continue reading WVFD Places Duty Officer Vehicle Into Service
Come on out on May 11th to the Weisenberg Volunteer Fire Department open house! This is a great event for the entire family. Learn about your local fire department and emergency service organizations. Take a tour of a fire truck, watch a fire department demonstration, meet Silver the arson dog, and more! We will have … Continue reading Community Open House
We have heard from neighboring departments that donations are being solicited by one or more persons not affiliated with the fire department. The Weisenberg Volunteer Fire Department only does one fund drive mailer per year. We do not solicit donations by phone or send additional mailers. If anyone ever has a question that a solicitation … Continue reading Avoid Being Scammed
The National Weather Service has issued a Fire Weather Watch for our ear beginning 4/3/2019. Due to high winds and very dry air, the potential for brush fires and rapid fire spread is high. As such, Weisenberg and Lowhill townships are instituting a burn ban effective until 4/5/2019.
From our family to yours, the Weisenberg Volunteer Fire Department wishes you a very safe and happy holiday and New Year! We are grateful for the support of our “fire family,” our township, and our township residents. As an all-volunteer organization, our department relies on you to help ensure we are able to respond to … Continue reading Thank you for your support in 2018!
Weisenberg Volunteer Fire Department is excited to announce our administration and operational officers for 2019. Department Administration President – Randy Zack Vice President – Blaine Flexer Treasurer – Jeff Broadhurst Secretary – Jackie Oswald Relief Association Administration President – Bill Wolford Vice President – Scott Wendling Treasurer – Jason Yeakel Secretary – Frank Bartholomew Operational … Continue reading Announcing WVFD Administration & Officers for 2019
In recent weeks, fundraising solicitations and requests for volunteer firefighters have been showing up all over PA. They are from a group called Volunteer Firefighter Alliance from Topeka, Kansas. This is a scam and does not benefit our, or any local, fire department. We send out our fund drive once per year, and it comes … Continue reading Avoid Being Scammed
Penn State Extension is hosting a Spotted Lantern Fly Public meeting from 7:00pm-9:00pm at the Weisenberg Volunteer Fire Department. Join them for presentations from Penn State Extension and PA Department of Agriculture as they discuss the latest updates on the Spotted Lantern Fly biology and control/management in our township. Seating is limited! To register: click … Continue reading Spotted Lanternfly Public Meeting @ WVFD