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.

Jun
17
2016

SHED FIRE ON BLAKELEY ROAD

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Around 0600 hours, township companies were dispatched to the 600 block of Blakeley Road for the building fire. 65-9 arrived on scene to find a fully involved shed fire with exposures. After crews placed lines in service, the fire was quickly put under control with minimal extension to the exposures.
Jun
13
2016

ENGINE COVER AT GOODWILL FIRE COMPANY

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This evening the Engine traveled down to Good Will Fire Company in New Castle County to cover while their members were at an event in town. The engine ran 2 calls while they were there. Thanks to Station 18 for the invite!  
Jun
12
2016

BUILDING FIRE ON CHESLEY DRIVE

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Just before 1800 hours, township companies were dispatched to 110 Chesley Dr for the fire alarm. Ladder and Chief 65 along with 51-9B arrived with nothing evident. As crews from Ladder 65 forced entry to the building, a light haze and odor of smoke were evident on divisions 1 and 2. The assignment was then
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May
23
2016

VEHICLE FIRE TRAINING WITH THE JUNIOR FIREFIGHTERS

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Tonight the juniors participated in a vehicle fire drill. This drill was the completion of ongoing training the Juniors have been receiving for over a year. The training included PPE familiarization,  wearing turnout gear, SCBA parts & SCBA use training, SCBA qualification, hose line handling, and vehicle fire awareness training. This drill tied all they
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May
11
2016

GOLF OUTING

Click the link below for info on our 2016 Golf Outing. More info and Registration forms will be available on our “Golf Outing” link.   Golf Outing flyer 2016
Mar
20
2016

BUILDING FIRE WITH ENTRAPMENT IN CHESTER

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Just after 0100 hours, Ladder 65 was dispatched as part of the 2nd alarm to assist Chester City. City units had fire showing on side alpha with a report of people trapped. Prior to our arrival, the crews from Chester were able to remove the victim. Upon arrival of the Ladder, the crew was ordered
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Mar
15
2016

2ND ALARM IN CHESTER

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Just prior to 0300 hours, the CIty of Chester was dispatched to the Grape Leaves Diner, formally known as the Sunrise Diner, for the commercial building fire. Crews arrived with heavy fire through the roof of the structure which was attached to a Days Inn Hotel. With the hotel being attached and under heavy smoke
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