Welcome to Garden City Fire Company
The Garden City Fire Co. No.1 incorporated in 1944, provides fire protection for Nether Providence Township, Rose Valley Borough and it’s surrounding communities. Our company along with our sister company South Media Fire Co. No.1 comprise the Nether Providence Township Fire Department of Delaware County, Pennsylvania.
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9 months ago
Around 1130 this morning, township companies along with Engine 14 and MICU 23 were dispatched to the area of Beatty Road and Woodridge Lane for an accident with entrapment. Deputy 65 arrived and reported a single vehicle accident with the vehicle on its roof with all occupants out of the vehicle. Squad 65 and Engine 14 arrived shortly after and assisted with securing any hazards and patient care. Companies remained on the scene for 30 minutes. ... See MoreSee Less
Last night for drill, members went to a walk through of the new building being built at the Springhaven Country Club. After returning to the station, members began to familiarize themselves with our new vehicle extraction tool. We will be training on the tool for the next few weeks before it will be placed in service. During drill, Ladder 65 responded to Upland Borough for a reported building fire. The assignment was scaled back and Ladder 65 returned to quarters to continue with drill. ... See MoreSee Less
Ladder 65 also covered Chester City Saturday evening and handled 3 calls while there. ... See MoreSee Less
Effective today at 1300 hours, Moore Road will officially be open to traffic in BOTH directions. ... See MoreSee Less
Will the stop sign be moved back to make an official 3-way stop?
Rita, was just complaining about when they were going to open both sides. Good news
Really?... it’s not even paved in certain spots... the sidewalk looks nice though 😁
About time! Thx for update
Hallelujah!! It’s been awful long!!
It’s that time of year again!! The 11th annual Garden City Fire Company Golf Outing will be held on October 19, 2020.
The outing will continue to be held at The SpringHaven Club. However, due to Covid-19 restrictions, there will not be the traditional dinner banquet following golf. Many of the other traditions of the day will continue, including the continental breakfast, lunch on the course, free drink tickets, and kegs of beer on the course.
Due to the Covid-19 restrictions, we will also not be able to have such a large amount of door prizes as in the past. As a result, all golfers will be provided complimentary gifts upon arriving at the course.
Please be sure to include a good contact email for at least one member of your foursome should you need to be contacted for additional information or updates pertaining to golf and the pandemic.
Once again we look forward to seeing everyone in October and THANK YOU for your continued support through this trying year. ... See MoreSee Less
How much per person ???
This new tool will help us better serve our community. Members will immediately begin training on it so we can place it in service ... See MoreSee Less
Last night Engine 65 was the 6th district duty engine. Although there were no calls, members were able to get some good training in as well as enjoy a nice cookout. ... See MoreSee Less
Storm related calls are slowly coming to an end. This morning the engine handled this wire fire on E. Rose Valley Road. ... See MoreSee Less
Thanks to all the men and women who volunteer to put their time and lives on the line to keep our community safe!
As always: Thanks to the men and women of Station 65 for all that you do! Day and night, in any kind of weather, sunny skies or thunder storms, blazing hot or freezing cold: You are always there protecting your neighbors!
That's a real problem when electric crosses the cable lines. Whoops
How do wires catch fire? Is it storm related??
Just after 1500 hours today, Ladder 65 was dispatched on the 2nd alarm to assist Marcus Hook on a townhouse fire. First arriving units had fire from the roof which was extending to the exposures. Ladder 65 arrived and assisted with vertical ventilation. Utility and Chief 65 also made the response. The company also handled 2 wires calls and 2 fire alarms throughout the day. ... See MoreSee Less
I continue each day that I hear the siren of Station 65 to thank my lucky stars that your men and women are volunteering to provide outstanding service to our communities---and as is the case in this situation---to our surrounding communities as well. And then I say a prayer "BE SAFE"...
Good job guys!
Township companies have been responding to emergency calls non stop since early this morning. Crews have responded to well over 20 different incidents throughout the township. There have been numerous wires and trees down, service calls for flooded basements, fire alarms, gas leaks, and water rescues due to the rising waters. Please use caution while traveling around the township. ... See MoreSee Less
Thank you for all you do!! It is truly appreciated..🙏
Awesome job - keep safe
Thank you for ur service!
Thank you GCFC!
Around 0800 hours this morning, Ladder 65 responded to the 1300 Block of Harshaw Road in Chester Township for a house fire. Chester Car 3 arrived and reported a 2 story MOR townhouse with smoke showing from the first floor. Ladder 65 arrived and went to work with crews from 52 performing vertical ventilation. The fire eventually went 2 alarms. Ladder 65 remained on scene for about 2 hours. ... See MoreSee Less
At our July monthly meeting, President Lou Didomenico presented a pin that no other member in the history of the fire company has ever received. Joseph (Brother Joe) Delia was presented a pin for 60 years of service to the fire company. Brother Joe has been a dedicated member of the company and continues to do so today. Thank you and congratulations Brother Joe! ... See MoreSee Less
Congratulations. And thank you for your commitment to the community!
Bother Joe is so much more than a dedicated volunteer. Joe is a genuinely good person, a example to all who have had the privilege to cross his path. I am confident that Joe will shun this new found celebrity with his signature humility but there is simply no one more worthy of celebration. Congratulations Joe!
Excellent work and a fine example. Thank you for your service!
Congratulations,Joe. Well deserved.
Well deserved. Thank you Joe.
Congratulations, I am sure many more years to come!
Congratulations Brother Joe 👏🏻👏🏻
Congratulations uncle Joe!!
Awesome Brother Joe so well deserved!
Congratulations brother Joe. Hot dogs are on me.
Thank you for your service. Congratulations!!
Wow, That's awesome. Congrats Brother Joe.
Thank you and Congratulations!
Congratulations! Thank you for the delicious food also, chef. 😁
Brother Joe is harder than woodpecker lips! Semper Fi, Marine!
Congratulations, brother Joe. Well deserved!!
Congratulations brother Joe. Well deserved to a truly dedecated member!
Congratulations and thank you for your years of service!
We would like to congratulate Firefighter Jeremy Baker on completing the Delaware County Police Academy. Congrats Jeremy and good luck!! ... See MoreSee Less
Congratulations, Jeremy! Proud of you!
Congratulations Jeremy!! 🎉👍🏻
Congratulations! Best wishes!
Way to go Jeremy!
Thank you Annabelle for the sign and delicious cookies! We were happy to be apart of your birthday drive by celebration a few weeks ago! ... See MoreSee Less
You all made it so special!!! 🚒 🎉 😷🥳
Around 2200 hours, township companies along with EMS were dispatched to the unit block Waterville Road for an accident with injuries. Deputy 65 arrived and reported a 2 vehicle accident with one vehicle down the embankment. All patients were able to self extricate. Crews secured the vehicles and assisted EMS with patient care. EMS transported 2 patients to the hospital with minor injuries. ... See MoreSee Less
That was my daughter and her boyfriend and I just want to say thank you to the fire company, police, etc. I wish I had gotten the names of the witnesses because they stayed and made sure everyone was ok. I didn't have shoes on because when I got the call I literally ran out of the house, and, this woman literally took off her shoes to try to give to me. There are good people in this world. Thank you, again to everyone!!
That road is dangerous. People always speed around there. I always put my turn signal on way before Hastings Ave. and drive slow. So afraid they are going to smash into my car. Slow down people!
Its the swerves!
Paul Christopher Abrams