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.
3 days ago
Last night around 2130 hours, Company 65 was dispatched to a reported building fire in Brookhaven. Company 52 (Brookhaven Fire Co. Station 52 Delco, Pa) arrived to find light smoke showing and stretched a handline. Upon Ladder 65's arrival, crews threw ground ladders and checked exposure buildings. Fire was quickly placed under control and crews went available shortly after. ... See MoreSee Less
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4 days ago
Thoughts and prayers go out to our brothers and sisters from the Morton-Rutledge Fire Company as they mourn the tragic loss of one of their members.The Delaware County Department of Emergency Services has notified the State Fire Commissioner of the possible Line of Duty Death of a Fire Fighter.
On Monday, December 2, 2019, Morton Rutledge Volunteer Fire Company #13 Fire Captain Michael Malinowski responded to an emergency event. Following the event, Captain Malinowski reported feeling ill. Captain Malinowski suffered a significant medical event the following morning, December 3, 2019, and was transported to hospital.
Captain Malinowski died a short time later.
No additional details are available at this time. ... See MoreSee Less
At 1145 hours, township companies were dispatched to their second accident of the day in the area of Waterville Road and Hastings Ave. Crews arrived to find one vehicle on its roof. All occupants self-extricated and were evaluated by EMS. Also on scene were Swarthmore Fire & Protective Assn. - Station 14, MICU 23 (Media Fire Hook and Ladder #1 - Station 23) and Amb 52 (Brookhaven Fire Co. Station 52 Delco, Pa). ... See MoreSee Less
Similar situation @ 1000 hours at Chestnut Parkway and Harvey Road posted above. Two separate incidents less than 2-hours apart and in the same general vicinity... All of us in NP Township should be very thankful for the service provided to our community by dedicated volunteers---not only with fires but with situations such as these.
Spooked by the bear
Nice work people.
Reminder that our holiday float weekend is less than 2 weeks away!! We have attached our float route below for everybody to plan accordingly! We will also have live time updates on all of our social media pages during the weekend. ... See MoreSee Less
So next Saturday, and Sunday you’ll be doing Santa?
So Riley will be at your house waiting lol
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Just before 1000 hours, township companies were dispatched to the area of Harvey Road and Chesnut Parkway for the report of an accident with vehicle overturned. Engine 65 arrived to find one vehicle on its roof with all occupants out of the vehicle. 1 subject was evaluated by EMS. Swarthmore Fire & Protective Assn. - Station 14 and Crozer EMS were both on scene to assist. ... See MoreSee Less
This doesn't look like Harvey Rd or Chestnut Parkway.
Garden City Fire Company #1 shared a post.
1 week ago
Although the forecast continues to change every hour, we remind you all to please be careful throughout the next 24 hours!Thank you for your patience as here is the updated briefing: www.weather.gov/media/phi/current_briefing.pdf
This is a challenging forecast so please stay tuned for updates! Our latest local forecasts, warnings, and advisory products can be found at weather.gov/phi. ... See MoreSee Less
1 week ago
Around 2300 hours last night, township companies and Woodlyn Volunteer Fire Company Delco Station 67 were dispatched to 476 SB for the report of a vehicle fire. Upon arrival of first arriving units, it was determined that a box truck had crashed into a PennDOT traffic sign. Crews controlled a fuel spill along with extinguishing a minor fire that had ignited in the sign electrical box. There were no injuries. Company 65 remained on scene for approximately 1 hour. ... See MoreSee Less
Nice job guys.
Somebody’s gonna have to answer to penndot for that one
We would like to wish everyone a happy and SAFE Thanksgiving!! ... See MoreSee Less
The Officers and Members of the Garden City Fire Company regret to announce the passing of Marc Sapovits. Marc was a 35 year member of the fire company and held the positions of Firefighter, Recording Secretary and Trustee. Our thoughts and prayers are with Marc’s family and friends.
Information on the services for Marc will be posted once they become available. ... See MoreSee Less
RIP thank you for your service as a firefighter!
Please accept our most sincere condolences on this most difficult loss. Our thoughts are with the Sapovitz family as well as with the members of Garden City Fire.
God bless him and his family
Our condolences 🙏 May he Rest In Peace
So sorry to hear that Marc has passed. Condolences to his Family, Garden City 65, Rest in PEACE Marc, you will be sadly missed. Prayers to all of you!!!
From the officers and members of the Aston Township Fire Department we send our heart felt condolences to Marc’s family and friends and to the members of Garden City. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all
Our sincere condolences to Marc’s family and friends.
Condolences to his family and friends! R.I.P. Sap! 😭
Very sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers to all!
May his memory be eternal. Hugs to the family and crew❤️❤️❤️
My condolences to his family and to Garden City FD for your great loss.
Sorry to hear of Marc's passing. He was a great guy. My condolences to his family and the brothers and sisters at station 65.
Deepest condolences to all who knew and loved Marc.
Rest In Peace Marc! Thoughts and prayers to his family! Kindest and funniest guy you could ever know! 💕
Sorry for your loss my brothers at station65 Marc was a great guy my prayers are with my brothers and sisters at 65 and Marc family rest easy my brother
Prayers and condolences to family and friends.
So sad to hear of his passing may he rest in paradise
Rest in peace and God bless
Thank You for your service and God Bless.
RIP Marc. Condolences to his family & the GCFD family as well
R.I.P. Marc you will be missed
RIP SIR , PRAYERS FOR YOUR FAMILY AND YOUR BROTHER'S AND SISTER'S IN BLUE
So sorry for you loss.
Marc had an infectious smile and a big personality, he will be sorely missed by all who knew and loved him
Around 1145 hours, Company 65 was dispatched to Crozer Chester Medical Center Campus in Upland for a building fire. Ladder and Engine 65 both made a response. First arriving crews found fire showing from a trailer in the rear of the complex. Crews from 65 assisted with overhaul until being released by command. Crews were on scene for approximately 1 hour. ... See MoreSee Less
3 weeks ago
As Holiday Float Weekend approaches, we would like to invite everyone to participate in a friendly holiday competition! Santa paid attention last year and as a result, for this years holiday float, Santa will be keeping his eyes out for the best looking holiday banner or sign as he drives around the neighborhood ! At the conclusion of the Float Weekend, Santa will review all the banners and signs very carefully and choose a winner! Whoever has Santas favorite banner will be rewarded with a free children’s party hosted by Garden City Fire Company. The party will include pizza and drinks furnished by the fire company. Examples from the past years have been attached to give an idea as to what Santa will be looking for! Please like and share to spread the word! ... See MoreSee Less
Happy Veteran’s Day to all those who have served and those that continue to do so. Thank you for everything! ... See MoreSee Less
Saturday morning, township companies held a joint drill with surrounding departments at the Plush Mill Senior Living Facility. The purpose of the drill was to allow our members and mutual aid companies to go over the building’s fire control center as well as go over some of the obstacles that we will be faced with if there is ever an incident at the facility. Thanks to everyone who came out. ... See MoreSee Less
Tonight our membership is enjoying an evening off to celebrate our 75th Anniversary. We would like to thank everyone who came out and special thank you to The Springhaven Club-Golf/Dining/Banquets for once again accommodating us! ... See MoreSee Less
Congratulations! I’m sure Chief Al Davis (my dad) was there in spirit.