West Mifflin Fire Departments to begin utilizing Allegheny County 911 for dispatch services

 

Beginning May 5th 2015 at 0800am

 

West Mifflin Pennsylvania, April 6, 2015:  Beginning at 0800am May 5th 2015  all four West Mifflin Fire Departments will begin utilizing Allegheny County 911 for dispatch services and will no longer be dispatched by the West Mifflin Police Department. To report a Fire/Rescue emergency residents are to begin dialing 911.

 

·         Residents & Businesses with a Monitored Fire Alarm system are asked to update the alarm company with the following number (412) 473-3370  THIS NUMBER IS FOR ALARM COMPANIES ONLY

·         This change is only for the Fire Departments, Police will still be dispatched by the West Mifflin Police department dispatch center

·         This press release is for Homeville VFC # 1 , Duquesne Annex VFC # 2 , West Mifflin VFC # 3 ,& Skyview VFC # 4

 

Station 293 was dispatched to assist station 133 (Duquesne) with a working structure fire on Kennedy Avenue. 293 Quint staged on the Delta/Charlie side of the structure and provided aerial operations. Crews from 293 also assisted with fire suppression and overhaul of the structure. All occupants of the structure made it out safely.

 

http://www.wtae.com/news/fire-destroys-house-in-duquesne/32128946

Station 293 assisted station 133 (Duquesne) with a working structure fire. 293 Quint responded and assisted with fire suppression and overhaul.

http://pittsburgh.cbslocal.com/2015/03/22/fire-damages-home-in-duquesne/

 

Today, all four West Mifflin fire companies came together for support of World Down Syndrome Day at station 293. Station 293 was honored to be selected as a recipient for Random Act of Kindness in honor of all people with Down syndrome. The members of Station 293 would like to thank Brayden and his family for stopping by and  we are looking forward to future visits!

 

The members of station 293 would like to send our deepest condolences to the family, friends and members of the Lawerence Township Volunteer Fire Department in Clearfield County. Firefighter Jeff Buck made the ultimate sacrifice for a stranger, may you rest in peace and watch over us from the big house in the sky.

 

http://www.wpxi.com/news/news/local/18-year-old-firefighter-hurt-while-battling-blaze-/nkRxC/