Tuesday, November 1st, 2022
222 runs for the month of OctoberEMS 174RESCUE MVA 14FIRE RELATED 31STRUCTURE FIRE 11OUTSIDE FIRE ( BENCH) 1ALARMS 19HAZARDOUS 3TRAFFIC CONTROL 2WIRE DOWN 1
Monday, October 10th, 2022
CREWS WERE CALLED OUT TO THE COUNTRY INN AND SUITES FOR A DRYER FIRE. E-432 RESPONDED FROM STATION 43. PAID STAFF WERE OUT ON AMBULANCE RUN AND NOT AVAILABLE. E-432 ARRIVED TO FIND THE FIRE EXTINGUISH...
Sunday, October 9th, 2022
THIS EVENING AROUND DINNER TIME CREWS WERE CALLED OUT TO 2000 BLOCK OF SOUTH HILL ROAD IN STATION 40 FIRST DUE (MCKEAN). OUR ASSIGNMENT WAS FOR 2 ENGINES TO RESPOND. E-434 RESPONDED FROM STATION 42 W...
Saturday, October 1st, 2022
SEPTEMBER 2022 RUNS 208 TOTALEMS 168RESCUE 18ELEVATOR RESCUE 1MVA 17 ( 2 PIN IN WITH HURST USE)FIRE RELATED 18STRUCTURE FIRES 4VEHICLE FIRE 1BRUSH / GRASS FIRE 1FIRE ALARMS 12HAZARDOUS CAL...
Friday, August 5th, 2022
AFTER MANY DELAYS THE NEW ENGINE 432 HAS ARRIVED HOME. 4 MEMBERS WENT TO THE 4 GUYS PLANT IN MYERSDALE PA TO DO THE FINAL INSPECTION AND BRING HOME THE MUCH ANTICIPATED NEW ENGINE. MEMBERS DID A THR...
THE ANBULANCE INSPECTION CREW FROM EMMCO WEST ARRIVED AT STATION 43 TODAY AT 9AM TO COMPLETE THE INSPECTION PROCESS FOR OUT LICENSE TO PROVIDE EMS SERVICE TO SUMMIT TOWNSHIP AND THE STATE IN GENERAL. ...
Sunday, May 1st, 2022
4 MEMBERS OF THE NEW TRUCK COMMITTEE WITH BE TRAVELING TO THE 4 GUYS PLANT IN MYERSDALE PA TO REVIEW THE NEW ENGINE. THE CONSTRUCTION PRINTS WERE SIGNED 2 WEEKS AGO AND THE NEW PIECE OF APPARATUS IS ...
Monday, February 7th, 2022
A big thank you to Bob Sansone from DAVID CORRY auto dealership in Corry PA for the pizza tonight. Crews were treated to pizza after working on the trucks and equipment on our maintenance night drill...
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Monday, November 23rd, 2015
THE SKID UNIT WAS REMOVED FROM TRUCK 439 TODAY TO GET READY FOR SNOW PLOWING SEASON. THE PLOW WAS READIED AND PLACED IN POSITION BEHIND THE TRUCK SO WHEN THE SNOWS FLY WE CAN DRIVE IN AND HOOK UP THE PLOW.
Thursday, November 19th, 2015
3 NEW MEMBERS HAVE TAKEN THEIR EMERGENCY MEDICAL RESPONDER PRACTICAL TESTING AND PASSED. THE 3 HAD TAKEN CLASSES THROUGH THE ALLAGANEY COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE. THEY NOW NEED TO TAKE THEIR WRITTEN EXAMS TO BE CERTIFIED AS EMR'S AND BE ABLE TO BE DRIVERS FOR OUR AMBULANCES.MEMBERS TAKING THE CL...
Saturday, November 14th, 2015
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY 21 CANDIDATES TOOK PART IN THE FIRE INSTRUCTOR 1 TEST HELD AT STATION 43. THIS LARGE GROUP OF FIREFIGHTERS HAD COMPLETED THE EDUCATION METHODOLOGIES CLASS THE WEEK BEFORE AS A PREPARATION FOR THE PRO BOARD TESTING FOR FIRE SERVICE INSTRUCTOR 1.
Saturday, October 24th, 2015
A TOTAL OF 23 FIREFIGHTERS FROM AROUND THE REGION ATTENDED THE FIRST WEEKEND OF THE EDUCATION METHODOLOGY CLASS (ED METH). THIS CLASS HELPS TO PREPARE A PERSON TO BECOME LOCAL LEVEL INSTRUCTORS IN THE FIRE SERVICE.
A BIG CONGRATULATIONS GO OUT TO FIREFIGHTERS PETE BOHRER, DAVID HEIRLS, AND CHRIS PACE ALL RECEIVED THEIR FIREFIGHTER 2 PORBOARD CERTIFICATIONS IN THE MAIL TODAY. WITH THESE 3 MEMBERS WE ARE NOW 100% FIREFIGHTER 2 CERTIFIED FOR THOSE MEMBERS WITH TIME ENOUGH TO BE TRAINED.
Monday, September 28th, 2015
1 MEMBER HAS RESIGNED AND THE OTHER WILL BE TAKING A LEAVE OF ABSCENCE AS OF OCTOBER 1ST. FF/ EMT AMY WUNCH HAS MOVED TO THE UNION CITY AREA TO BE WITH HER BOYFRIEND. THE DISTANCE AWAY HAS MADE IT VERY DIFFICULT TO REMAIN ACTIVE IN PERRY HI-WAY.
Monday, September 28th, 2015
SQUAD 427 AND THE 4 EMT'S THAT WENT TO THE PHILLY AREA TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL EMS COVERAGE FOR THE VISIT OF THE POPE RETURNED HOME FROM DEPLOYMENT TODAY. CREWS RETURNED HOME STARTING AT 6AM TODAY. THE TRUCK AND PERSONNEL WERE BACK HOME AROUND 3PM.WHILE IN PHILLY THEY WERE DISPATCHED TO 3 EMERGEN...
Friday, September 25th, 2015
AT 0600 HRS TODAY SQUAD 427 LEFT THE STATION TO MEET UP WITH 6 OTHER AMBULANCE UNITS FROM NORTHWEST PA TO CARAVAN TO THE PHILIDELPHIA AREA. THE LARGE NUMBERS OF VISITORS ANTICIPATED MADE IT NECESSARY TO INITIATE A LARGE SCALE EMS PLAN FOR THE 3 DAYS THE POPE WILL BE IN THE PHILLY AREA.
Thursday, September 3rd, 2015
THE START OF THE NEW SCHOOL YEAR HAS FOUND A PROBLEM WITH A PLANNED FUNDRAISER. WE HAD PLANNED TO HOLD A BREAKFAST WITH SANTA FUNDRAISER. WE FOUND THE ROBISON ELEMENTARY PTO IS ALSO HOLDING A BREAKFAST WITH SANTA EVENT ON THE SAME DAY AND SAME TIME.
Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015
TODAY WAS THE FIRST DAY OF TRAINING FOR OUR NEW ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT. OUR CURRENT ASSISTANT HAS DECIDED TO RETIRE SO SHE CAN SPEND MORE TIME WITH FAMILY AND DO SOME TRAVELING. SHE IS ALSO HAVING A KNEE REPLACEMENT.
A PAIR OF 6000 GALLON FIBERGLASS TANKES WERE PURCHASED TODAY TO BE USED FOR DRAFTING TANKS AT THE TRAINING GROUNDS. WE WILL BE INSTALLING 2 DRAFTING SITES FOR PUMP CLASSES AS WELL AS PUMP TESTING. WE WILL BE GETTING THE TANKS DELIVERED IN THE NEXT 2 WEEKS AND WILL WORK ON GETTING THE TANKS INSTALLE...
Wednesday, August 26th, 2015
A NEW CELING PROP FROM KING CELING PROPS HAS BEEN ORDERED AND SHOULD BE HERE IN THE NEXT 10 DAYS OR SO. THIS WILL ALLOW FOR REALISTIC HOOKING OF CELINGS AND WALLS. THE PROP CAN BE SEEN AT WWW.KINGFIREPROP.COM
Tuesday, July 28th, 2015
SEVERAL MEMBERS HAVE NEW PRO BOARD CERTIFICATIONS TO ADD TO THE LIST. AS THE BIG ENVELOPES APPEARED IN THE MAIL BOXES LAST WEEK FROM THE DRIVER OPERATOR TESTING.PERRY HI-WAY MEMBERS RECIEVING CERTIFICATION:JOHN BOSLEY - TANKER & PUMPERDAVE HEIRLS - TANKER, PUMPER & AERIALJIM KERR - TAN...
Wednesday, July 15th, 2015
WE WILL BE HOLDING A FIREFIGHTER 2 PREP CLASS IN AUGUST TO PREPARE FOR THE FIREFIGHTER 2 TESTING IN SEPTEMBER. LEAD INSTRUCTOR KIP HAYFORD WILL COVER THE TOPICS THAT ARE INCLUDED IN THE FIRE FIGHTER 2 SKILLS AND WRITTEN TESTS.
THE CHORE OF HOSE TESTING WAS COMPLETED AT MAINT DRILL NIGHT TONIGHT. E-434 & E-423 HAD THEIR REAR HOSE BEDS TESTED TONIGHT TO FINISH OFF THE ANNUAL HOSE TESTING. THIS HAS BECOME QUITE A CHORE THAT TAKES SEVERAL HOURS AND SEVERAL DAYS OVER THE FIRST HALF OF THE YEAR TO COMPLETE.
Saturday, June 27th, 2015
CHALK UP 3 MORE PRO BOARD TESTS HELD AT THE TRAINING GROUNDS. THE 3 DRIVER OPERATOR TESTS ( TENDER, PUMPER & AERIAL) WERE COMPLETED TODAY. THE WEATHER MADE FOR SOME WET CANIDATES BUT ALL TESTING WAS COMPLETED TODAY.CANIDATES TESTING:TENDER: PERRY HI-WAY 7, CITY of ERIE 1, PLATEA 1, WEST ME...
Friday, June 26th, 2015
TODAY STARTED THE DRIVER / OPERATOR PRO BOARD TESTING FOR MOBILE WATER SUPPLY APPARATUS (TANKER OR TENDER) PUMPER AND AERIAL. THE BUCKS COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE EVALUATORS ARRIVED AT THE TRAINING GROUNDS JUST BEFORE NOON TODAY.
NICK AND THE BUCKS COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE CREW WERE AT THE STATION 42 TRAINING GROUNDS FOR ANOTHER FIRE FIGHTER 1 CERTIFICATION TEST THIS WEEKEND. 24 TOTAL CANDIDATES PARTICIPATED IN THIS CERTIFICATION TESTING.
Saturday, May 30th, 2015
2 MEMBERS TOOK THEIR VOWS OF MARRIAGE AT STATION 42 TODAY. WHAT WAS PLANNED TO BE AN OUTSIDE WEDDING EVENT HAD TO BE MOVED INTO STATION 42 DUE TO THE STORMY WEATHER. MEMBERS JOHN BOSLEY AND SARAH DOUGAN WERE MARRIED TODAY JUST AFTER 2PM.
Thursday, May 14th, 2015
THE DEPARTMENT WAS INVITED TO SEND A REPRESENTATIVE TO THIS YEAR'S ANNUAL EMMCO WEST EMS AWARDS PROGRAM. THE EVENT WAS ATTENDED BY AMY WUNCH AND DAVE HEIRLS. AT THIS PROGRAM PERRY HI-WAY RECEIVED AN HONORABLE MENTION FOR AMBULANCE CALLS ANSWERED IN 2014.

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