Friday, November 17th, 2017
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Thursday Nov. 16th, the officers and members prepared retired engine 784 to leave South Ward. She was purchased by a private individual in Virginia. Retired engine 784 served us and the borough of Tam...
Monday, November 13th, 2017
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The officers and members would like to congratulate the West Penn Fire Co on the arrival of their new KME!!!!
Saturday, August 12th, 2017
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The South Ward Fire Co is proud to announce the arrival of our new 2017 Pierce Saber. New 784(in 2018 changed to unit #6514) has a 1500 GPM pump, 750 gallon tank and a 30 gallon foam tank. We would li...
Saturday, August 27th, 2016
The South Ward Fire Co. is proud to announce that we have been awarded a FEMA grant for over $400,000 for the purchase of new apparatus. We would also like to congratulate the East End, Citizens, and ...
Call history
Saturday, August 2nd, 2014
At 19:40 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 222 E. Broad St. for an AFA. Units responded to find burnt food in an apartment.
Friday, August 1st, 2014
At 06:21 hrs. Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to 258 Van Gelder St. for fluids leaking from a vehicle. Engine 784 responded and controlled the spill until the towing company removed the vehicle.
Tuesday, July 29th, 2014
At 19:25 hrs. Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to 200 Brown St. for an odor investigation. Engine 784 and 782 went en route and were advised of an odor of plastic burning in the area. Crews investigated, discovered and controlled the source.
Friday, July 25th, 2014
At 18:56 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 234 E. Elm St. for a medical assist. Personnel responded by POV.
Sunday, July 20th, 2014
At 01:37 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 243 E. Broad St. for a structure fire. Units went responding and were advised that PD was on scene and knocked down the fire with an extinguisher. Crews arrived and went to work checking for extension and performing ventilation.
Friday, July 18th, 2014
At 12:09 hrs. Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to 158 Spruce St. for a carbon monoxide investigation.
Thursday, July 17th, 2014
At 09:44 hrs. Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to 223 W Broad St. for an odor investigation. Engine 784 and 782 responded to find a light smoke haze in the basement and the smell of something burning.
Tuesday, July 15th, 2014
At 19:54 hrs. Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to 397 Stadium Hill Rd. for a landing zone setup. Units responded and setup an LZ for incoming Medivac chopper.
Tuesday, July 15th, 2014
At 13:51 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 108 Schuylkill Ave. for a fire reported out. Units were held to the first two responding units.
Tuesday, July 15th, 2014
At 12:24 hrs. Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to 158 Spruce St. for an oil burner malfunction. Units responded and shutdown the unit and informed the tenant to call a licensed plumber.
Sunday, July 13th, 2014
At 21;12 hrs. Stations 2 & 4 were dispatched to Broad St. and Center St. for an MVA. engine 784 was placed available upon going en route by Chief 771.
Wednesday, July 9th, 2014
At 22:24 hrs. Station 2 and Ladder 770 were dispatched to 73 Buck Ln. in West Penn for an electrical fire. Units responded to find a scorched outlet with no extension.
Wednesday, July 9th, 2014
At 21:41 hrs. Station 1 and Ladder 770 were dispatched to 474 Rabbit Run Rd. in West Penn for a structure fire.
Wednesday, July 9th, 2014
At 16:56 hrs. Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to 218 Yetten Circle for a tree down. Brush 787-1 and Squad 783 responded to find a small tree down in the road and removed it by hand.
Friday, July 4th, 2014
At 17:23 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 222 E. Broad St. for a AFA. Units responded to find nothing showing. After crews investigated they found that an overflowed tub ran water into a detector on a lower floor causing the alarm.
Friday, June 27th, 2014
At 19:50 hrs. Station 4 was dispatched to 229 Fourth St. in Coaldale for an AFA. Units were canceled before going en route.
Thursday, June 26th, 2014
At 01:49 hrs. Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to 398 Stadium Hill Rd. for an unknown type fire. Units responded to find nothing in the area.
Sunday, June 22nd, 2014
At 11:36 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 420 E. Broad St. for a medical assist. Personnel responded by POV.
Sunday, June 22nd, 2014
At 07:59 hrs. Station 4 was dispatched to 45 W Philips St. in Coaldale for a ted apartment fire. Units were canceled before going en route by Chief 40-01.
Thursday, June 19th, 2014
At 09:11 hrs. Stations 4 & 1 were dispatched to 339 Owl Creek Rd. for an odor investigation. Units were canceled en route by Capt. 780.

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