Conway Volunteer Fire Department
"Proudly serving the residents of Conway since 1912"
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Non-Emergency Station #1 (724) 869-9408 Station #2 (724) 869-4844
CONWAY VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT
Invites you to a Fire Prevention Open House at our Fire Station at Foote & South Gross Streets on Thursday, October 12, 2017 from 7-9:00 pm
This is an opportunity for you to meet our staff, view our fire apparatus, receive important information regarding fire safety, and ask questions of us.
Now is also the time to change the batteries in your smoke detectors.
The men and women of the Conway Volunteer Fire Department have been proudly serving the residents of Conway Borough since being formed in 1912. Members are on call 24 hours a day, seven days a week to respond to emergency calls within the borough, and to assist neighboring communities through mutual aid agreements. The Department is also contracted to serve as the first responder to emergencies at the Norfolk Southern Railroad Yard.
The Conway VFD operates 1 Engine (# 491) out of the downtown Station #1 located at the Borough Building, and 1 Engine (# 492), a Rescue Truck (# 499), and a Pickup Truck (Squad #497), as well as a Lighting and Ventilation Trailer out of Station #2, located at the corner of Foote and Gross Streets on top of the hill. On average, the Department answers over 125 emergency calls each year.
The Fire Department would like to extend an open invitation to the residents of Conway to visit the Stations and learn about the equipment, training, and commitment of it's members. Anyone interested, please contact Fire Chief Bobby Charlovich at (724) 624-4341 to arrange a tour.
Meetings and Fire Practices
Regular meetings are held the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 7:30 P.M. at Station #2 on Foote Street.
Fire Practices are held the 1st Tuesday and the 4th Thursday of each month with 2 sessions each day beginning at 9:00 A.M. and 6:00 P.M. as well as the 3rd Saturday of each month beginning at 9:00 A.M.
2016 Conway Fire Department Officers
Fire Chief - Bobby Charlovich
Assistant Fire Chief - Tim Pickell
Captain - Bill Giska
First Lieutenant - Brandon Galderisi
Second Lieutenant - Zach Kampfer
Accountability Officers -
Fire Police Captain - Ric Capone
Fire Police Lieutenant - Joe Bohach
President - Bob Skocich
Vice President - Mike McKenna
Secretary/Treasurer - Mike Crispeno
Relief Secretary/Treasurer - Tim Pickell
Trustees - Ric Capone
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New Members Welcome!
As an all-volunteer organization, we are always looking for new members who are willing to serve their community. For more information about becoming a Firefighter, Junior Firefighter (14 to 18 years of age) or a Social Member (help with non-fire fighting activities) of the department, please attend one of our meetings at the Foote Street Station or contact us at (724) 869-4844.
NEW JUNIOR FIREFIGHTER PROGRAM
Junior firefighters aged 14 to 18 years are being accepted. For information, contact Capt. Bill Giska at 724-495-9887.
Conway VFD replaced this old model rescue truck with the current Rescue Trick in 2009.