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Rockledge Volunteer Fire Company

The Rockledge Volunteer Fire Company was established in 1903 by residents of Rockledge Pennsylvania to provide fire services to the borough and the surrounding communities. Today we continue the great tradition of volunteer firefighting and  115 years of dedicated service to our community.
Join our team as a firefighter or business person and help us unlock our full potential.
Reach us via email for day-to-day business or fire prevention activities. 
Checkout out our Hook & Ladder Room for your party or event. 
 

Our Mission


We the members of The Rockledge Volunteer Fire Company, dedicate our efforts to provide for the safety, protection and welfare of the public through the preservation of life, property and the environment.

 

We will achieve this through a team of dedicated volunteers trained in the advanced practices of Fire Suppression, Rescue Techniques, Disaster Awareness and Preparedness. All while encouraging an atmosphere that promotes compassion, diversity, innovation, and professional development.

For our members

  • Safety is always our first priority.

  • We will provide professional and courteous service at all times.

  • Unity and teamwork are stressed as being to our mutual advantage as individuals and as an organization.

  • We will strive for excellence in everything we do.

  • Members are encouraged to continually improve themselves as individuals and volunteers.

  • Free exchange of ideas is welcome at all times.

Our History

Click here to learn more about our founding and history since 1903.

 
 

Rockledge Hook and Ladder Room

The Rockledge Fire Co. Hook & Ladder Room is available Weekdays, Weeknights & Weekends. With seating capacity of up to 140 people, the Hook & Ladder Room is convenient for Weddings, Anniversaries, Birthdays, Christenings, Communions, Graduations, Retirement Parties and Special Occasions.

The Hook & Ladder Room serves as a vital source of funding for the fire company. Know that 100% of your rental fees go to the daily operation of the fire company.

Click here to visit the Rockledge Hook & Ladder Room.

Membership

The Rockledge Volunteer Fire Company is a 100% volunteer organization that relies on dedicated members to achieve our mission. Whether you are interested in firefighting, fundraising, accounting or secretarial work we need for your help. 

Firefighting is a rewarding commitment that we see the value of on a daily basis We help educate our volunteers through structured training to ensure a smooth transition to firefighting and emergency services. We also offer a Junior Firefighting program for individuals 16-18 years of age. This program is designed to mentor and introduce applicants to what it means to be a firefighter and some of the basic training.

Download our application and email it to Rockledgefire@gmail.com or drop it off at the firehouse any Thursday night from 7 to 9PM.

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Fire Apparatus

Squad 9

Squad 9 is a 2016 KME Rescue Engine equipped to handle an array of assignments from firefighting to vehicle rescue. It can carry a total of 8 firefighters and is our first due apparatus in Rockledge Borough. The truck is equipped with 500 gallons of water, over 2,500 feet of hose and other specialized equipment.
Engine 9
Engine 9 is a 1999 KME Pumper primarily used for firefighting . It can carry up to 8 firefighter and is used for responding to emergencies in the borough and surrounding communities. The truck carries 500 galls on of water and spotes a 1,500 Gallon Per Minute Pump.
Rescue 9
Rescue 9 is a 2000 KME Heavy Rescue. It is equipped with an array of specialized equipment to complete emergency rescues. The rescue carries up to 8 firefighters and is equipped with a PTO generator, light tower, Six bottle cascade & breathing air lines, pre-connected Hurst "Jaws of Life" Rescue Tools, Water Rescue Equipment, 24’ & 14’ Ladders, Haz-Mat/Spill containment Equipment and can also be utilized as a fire ground command post and rehab unit.
 

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Contact Us

Rockledge Volunteer Fire Co.
505 Huntingdon Pike
Rockledge, PA 19046
Fire Company Inquiries
 
Rockledgefire@gmail.com
Telephone 215-379-8373

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