Recent Calls
Thu. Jun 10th 2021
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At 2200 hours crews were dispatched to the area of Foxwood Manor Apt's for a reported MVA with injuries. Crews assisted EMS and 44PD with lighting.
Mon. May 31st 2021
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Crews were dispatched to Langhorne Gardens Nursing Home for a reported vehicle into a building with fire. Chief-21 arrived first and reported a vehicle into a building with the driver trapped and a ac...
Tue. May 25th 2021
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Just before 1am E-77 was dispatched on the 2nd Alarm to 1606 Farragut Ave in Bristol Borough, the crew arrived and was advised by command to report to the manpower pool. E-7 was relocated to Station-1...
Thu. Mar 25th 2021
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At 19:07 hours E-77 was special called on Box#14-55 at 1107 Thistle Street for the dwelling fire. E-77 assumed the RIT position and returned to the Township around 8PM and ran 3 additional assignments...
Mon. Mar 15th 2021
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Just after 7am E-77 along with E-244-1 was dispatched to 66 Juniper Drive for a reported vehicle fire. E-244-1 using E-77-1 arrived first and went in service with the front bumper line. E-77's cre...
News Headlines
Tue. Apr 27th 2021
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Lets all wish Jim good luck on his ride from San Fran. CA. to Atlantic City NJ. Please follow Jim on his adventure at crazyguyonabike.com
Thu. Mar 25th 2021
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Longtime member of the William Penn Fire Company Don Haefner has just celebrated his 77th year with the company. Don wanted his picture taken with Engine-77 to celebrate this milestone.
Wed. Feb 3rd 2021
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2021 Administrative and Company Officers
Mon. Jan 25th 2021
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At the January Meeting of the Fire Company Firefighter Riley Collins from Station-77 was presented his award from 2019. Due to Covid-19 the Fire Company had to postpone our Banquet which caused the d...
Sun. Dec 13th 2020
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With these crazy times we were still able to pull off having Santa visit with the kids at the Oxford Valley Station. The kids all had their time slots to have a quick visit with Santa and receive a gi...
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VOLUNTEER INFORMATION
 
The Wm. Penn Fire Company is comprised of over 50 firefighters. Wm. Penn Fire Company operates 8 pieces of apparatus providing fire and rescue emergency services to our citizens and visitors alike. We have 2 fire stations and cover an area of over 5 square miles.
 
Through the years the Wm. Penn Fire Company has assumed a higher level of service to the citizens than ever before.  Some of the services currently being provided, besides the expected control of fires, include Quick Response Service, Ice Rescue, and a host of other emergency and fire prevention services.
 
Through a visionary administration and a skilled and dedicated workforce, the Wm.Penn Fire Company  has become one of the most efficient and respected in America. We hope you will consider joining our team and help us continue the tradition.
 
For information regarding current volunteer opportunities in the Fire Department, please contact the Wm. Penn Fire Company at joinwmpenn@wmpennfire.com or at 215-752-7740, stop by our stations for fill out our application (please fill 3 copies)and drop it off at the firehouse.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
In order to be accepted into an entry level position with the Wm. Penn Fire Company applicants must meet specific criteria. The minimum standards required of any applicant for firefighter include:
        
   Age -15 years and older.
*       Criminal History - No felony conviction of any kind. Applicants must provide a Pa State background check paid for by the applicant. 
WHAT HAPPENS AFTER THE APPLICATION IS RECEIVED.
Applicants will be contacted to arrange a date for an interview with 2 members of the Membership committee. Member’s applications are then read at the company meeting, and voted on. If a member is accepted, you will be contacted by the fire company on there status into the fire company
 
WHAT HAPPENS IF I AM ACCEPTED:
 
Equipment- Members will be given personnel protective equipment. Members will not however receive any type of Key, or alerting device until the members complete the required in house training program.
*       Training- Applicants for the firefighter position that have been accepted by the fire company must complete firefighter 1 within a year of being a member. New applicants who have been accepted must also under go an in house training program before they are able to ride the fire apparatus. Applicants who are accepted are also required to complete a minimum of 24 hours of Monday night company training a year (high school students are exempt).

 

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