Last night at January's Compay Meeting Chief Jim Hoban and Asst. Chief Bill Tully presented awards to 2022's Top responders along with the Deputy Chief Mike Morgan Firefighters of the year award: Deputy Chief Mike Morgan Firefighters of the Year: Tom FitzPatrick Brian … [Read more...]
2022 Year-End Video
2022-2023 Fund Drive
Recently our 2022-2023 fund drive was mailed out to the residents in our first due local. The officers and members would like to thank the residents of Drexel Hill and Upper Darby Twp for the continued support of our yearly fund drive. We are fortunate to have over 30+ committed … [Read more...]
Our Banquet Hall is Now Open
We are happy to announce that our banquet hall is now open on a limited basis. Our hall holds 90 people comfortably 4-hour party rentals up to 10:00 P.M. on Fridays & Saturdays and 9:00 P.M. on Sundays Plenty of ice and the use of our state of the art commercial … [Read more...]
VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTERS WANTED!
The Garrettford – Drexel Hill Volunteer Fire Company is looking for Drexel Hill residents, of any background, to volunteer their time as firefighters. We will provide all of the training and equipment you need. Many of these training classes will begin right after the 1st of the … [Read more...]
2021-2022 Fund Drive – Thank You
Recently our 2021-2022 fund drive was mailed out and the officers and members would like to thank the residents of Drexel Hill and Upper Darby Twp for the continued support of our yearly fund drive. We are fortunate to have over 30+ committed and qualified volunteers that respond … [Read more...]
BIG NEWS FROM THE NORTH POLE!!
Santa has called Station 20 to confirm he will once again be visiting Drexel Hill for his annual tour on SATURDAY, DECEMBER 19th, beginning at 10 am!! As always, the Volunteers will be escorting Santa up and down the streets of Drexel Hill. So be sure to mark your calendars, … [Read more...]
We Need Your Help!
With the increase in demand for certain products, we are having difficulty obtaining supplies to keep our members safe while protecting you. So, we are currently looking for donations of the following items: Hand Sanitizer Lysol/Clorox disinfecting spray Lysol/Clorox … [Read more...]
BIG NEWS FROM THE NORTH POLE!!
Santa has called Station 20 to confirm he will once again be visiting Drexel Hill for his annual tour on SATURDAY, DECEMBER 21ST, beginning at 10 am!! As always, the Volunteers will be escorting Santa up and down the streets of Drexel Hill as his firefighting helpers hand out … [Read more...]
First Due Working Fire: 1100-Blk Alexander Ave.
At 9:45 pm on 5/13/18, Company 20 and assisting Township units were dispatched to 1107 Alexander Ave. for a house fire with people trapped. While enroute, Fireboard reported calls being received for a fire on the 2nd floor with 2 people trapped, one inside the house and one on … [Read more...]
Line of Duty Death of Philadelphia Fire Department Lieutenant and Springfield Fire Company Firefighter Matthew LeTourneau.
With heavy hearts, we lower our flags to half-mast as we mourn the tragic Line of Duty Death of Philadelphia Fire Department Lieutenant and Springfield Fire Company Firefighter Matthew LeTourneau. This morning, while working his shift as Lieutenant of Engine 45 in North … [Read more...]
Santa is Coming to Town!!
It's official! Santa Claus will be coming for his annual tour of Drexel Hill on Saturday, December 16th, beginning at 10 am. Santa will be hitting the streets accompanied by his firefighting helpers, who will be distributing candy canes to all residents. Be sure to listen for the … [Read more...]
We Regret to Announce the Death of Russell A. Clark.
We regret to announce the death of Russell A. Clark. Russ was a 79 year member of the Garrettford-Drexel Hill Fire Company. He held the position of Assistant Chief for 10 years and he also served as Financial Secretary. Calling hours are Monday Nov. 20 from 6pm to 8pm at the … [Read more...]
3 Alarm Fire: Clifton Heights Borough
On Monday 9/6/17 RIT/Rescue 20 was dispatched to a working apartment building fire with people trapped on the 300-blk N. Sycamore Ave. in Clifton Heights Borough. First-in units arrived to find heavy fire showing from the 2nd floor with numerous people hanging out windows. 20-1 … [Read more...]
Septa 69th Street Terminal Train Accident
On 8/21/17 at 12:21 am last night, Company 20 was dispatched to assist on a serious train accident at the Septa 69th Street Terminal. Reports came pouring in that a Route 100 high-speed trolley struck another trolley at the Terminal and there were numerous people injured. Engine … [Read more...]