News Headlines
Fri. Nov 17th 2017
goodbye to retired engine 784

Thursday Nov. 16th, the officers and members prepared retired engine 784 to leave South Ward. She was purchased by a private ...

Read more »
Mon. Nov 13th 2017
West Penn fire Co new KME

The officers and members would like to congratulate the West Penn Fire Co on the arrival of their new KME!!!!

Read more »
Sat. Aug 12th 2017
New Engine

The South Ward Fire Co is proud to announce the arrival of our new 2017 Pierce Saber. New 784 has a 1500 GPM pump, 750 gallon...

Read more »

Welcome to South Ward

Fire Company Inc.

 

Recent Calls
Fri. Nov 10th 2017
At 6:05 the Tamaqua RIT was dispatched to the Borough of Summit Hill for a reported Structure fire. Units went responding, but were then cancelled by county.
Wed. Nov 8th 2017
At 8:09pm the Tamaqua fire Department was dispatched to the area of S.Railroad Street for a reported Chimney fire. Units arrived on scene an investigated. nothing showing
Mon. Nov 6th 2017
At 11:15 am..Tamaqua fire department was dispatched to the area of N. Lehigh Street to assist EMS with lifting.
Sat. Oct 28th 2017
At 2:04am Tamaqua fire department was dispatched to assist EMS with lifting.
Fri. Oct 27th 2017
at 10:11am..Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to the area of Rowe street for an odor investigation..
Upcoming Events
Every Thursday
7:00pm
Every 2nd Tuesday
7:00pm
Picture Gallery
Website Search
2017 Call Volume
 Fire
Jan8
Feb14
Mar13
Apr12
May3
Jun10
Jul4
Aug6
Sep10
Oct12
Nov3
Dec 
Total95

Call Volume History

Contact Information
South Ward Fire Company Inc.
325 Vangelder Street
Tamaqua, PA 18252
Non-Emergency: 570-668-1650
Emergency: 911
Links
Fire Safety Site
Fire appartus manufacture
Cressona PA