Wed. Apr 25th 2012
The Squad is complete!!! This week the committee is traveling to Wisconsin for its final inspection. The truck looks great. It is going to be a great asset to the department!
Mon. Apr 23rd 2012
The committee will be heading to Wisconsin this week for final inspection of the Squad! The truck will be on display at Glick Fire Equipment's Open House on Sat May 4 before it makes its journey home.
Mon. Apr 16th 2012
The cab upgrades are almost complete, the body is out of the paint booth and getting ready to be mounted. The committee is set to travel to Pierce at the end of April to perform a final inspection of the truck and take delivery!
Wed. Apr 4th 2012
Included are pictures of the new squads progress! The cab has been painted and the body is being finished!
Wed. Mar 28th 2012
The new truck is making progress. Come see it at the Finleyville VFD Annual Carnival in July!
Sun. Mar 18th 2012
The cab and chassis has arrived at Pierce from Ford. The body has been started. Its an exciting day in da ville!
Thu. Mar 15th 2012
Updated from the previous article!
Congratulations to all of the Line Officers!
Chief: Jeff Thomas
Asst Chief: Sam Lytle
Asst Chief: Doug Detig
Captain: Jeff Lytle
Captain: Adam Parker
Captain: David Kegel
Engineer: Andy Sneed
Asst Engineer: J...
Mon. Mar 12th 2012
Congratulations to the newly elected officers of the Finleyville VFD!
Fire Chief: Jeff Thomas
Asst Fire Chief: Sam Lytle
Asst Fire Chief: Doug Detig
President: Jeff Lawrence
Vice President: Jacob Lawrence
Secretary: Neil Stewart
Treasurer: David Kegel...
Mon. Nov 14th 2011
At our monthly meeting, the membership of the Finleyville Volunteer Fire Department voted to purchase a new piece of equipment. The department has decided it is time to add a Squad/Utility truck to its fleet of vehicles. The cab will be supplied by Ford and the body will be built an...
Mon. Jul 11th 2011
Congratulations to new associate member Joe Bellisario Jr. and new junior member Mike Rizzo. Welcome to the department.
Sun. Jun 5th 2011
Congratulations to Jason Melzer for completing the requirements for Firefighter 1 certification!
Congratulations to David Kegel and Jacob Lawrence for completing all of the necessary requirements for their Essentials of Firefighting training!
Congratulations to Lance Lawrence for comp...
Tue. May 10th 2011
Congratulations to Mike Paul. Mike is our newest member. Welcome to the fire department.
Mon. Apr 11th 2011
Congratulations to Jim Askins. Jim is our latest member to move into active membership status. Good job Jim and keep up the good work.
Sun. Mar 13th 2011
Thank you to the organizers and participants of this years Finleyville Pub Crawl. Once again there was a great turnout and show of support for the FVFD. We appreciate everything the community does to help support our organization. Thanks again and great job!
Wed. Dec 22nd 2010
Help us help you. If you have a fire hydrant on your property, please help keep it clear of snow and debris. If we have to clear the snow during an emergency, it will extend the time it takes for us to begin fighting a fire. Even though we have a list of hydrant locations, in an em...
Sun. Dec 19th 2010
Congratulations to the following members of the Finleyville Volunteer Fire Department for completing the PA Department of Health Basic Vehicle Rescue Technician course and passing the certification test. Continued training allows us to keep up to date on techniques and equipment, which allows ...
Mon. Nov 8th 2010
Congrats to our two new members. Lance Lawrence joins our Junior Ranks while Keith Folz becomes a new Associate Member.
Mon. Oct 25th 2010
On Monday October 25, the Finleyville VFD sponsored the annual Halloween Parade. The clouds held the rain back just long enough to have another successful parade. All of the participants received a 50 cent piece ( a tradition that goes back years) courtesy of the FVFD and a treat bag.&nb...
Sat. Oct 2nd 2010
On Saturday October 2, members of the Finleyville VFD were offered the chance to provide fire prevention to the community during a fund-raiser on Blair Rd in Nottingham Twp. The fire department spent 3 hours displaying equipment and talking to people about the importance of fire safety. ...
Fri. Oct 1st 2010
On Friday October 1, members from the Finleyville VFD kicked off fire prevention month with a visit to the Gastonville Elementary Center. Every year the department attends school to educate the students in fire prevention and safety. The children get a lesson, view some of our equipment ...
Sat. Sep 11th 2010
Community Day 2010 in Finleyville was a success. The fire department placed its equipment on display for the public. Also, we landed STAT Medavac for Union Ambulance. This is a great way to meet the firefighters and to see what we are all about. The day ended with some excite...
Sat. Sep 11th 2010
Thank you to the firefighters from Stations 14, 271, 24 and 46 for the excellent effort and support during the structure fire in Finleyville Borough. It was a job well done.
Mon. Aug 9th 2010
Congratulations Jim Archer for becoming the newest person to join our ranks.
Sat. Jul 31st 2010
Congratulations to Jason Melzer for passing the PA Department of Health EMT-B Certification.
Thu. Jul 22nd 2010
Thank you to the members of Valley Inn (Station 46) for their help during the Ruff Creek Concert. It was a huge success!
Mon. Jul 19th 2010
MARK YOUR CALENDARS!
The Finleyville Volunteer Fire Department's Annual Carnival is coming soon! This year the fire department will hold its annual carnival from July 19th thur July 24th. The carnival is located on State Route 88 in the St. Francis Ball Fields across from the ...
Mon. Jun 7th 2010
Thank you to Library VFC, Bethel Park VFC and STAT Medevac for another great training opportunity. Members from FVFD worked with the neighboring organizations to learn how to safely setup and direct medical helicopters into Landing Zones. This is not new training for us, but it is a...
Thu. May 27th 2010
Chief Thomas along with Captain Detig and Firefighters Russ Allridge, Evan Stewart and Ryan Kelly visited Sunshine Kids Daycare in Nottingham Twp. The daycare employees were trained in fire safety along with the proper use of a fire extinguisher. Each employee was able to successfully ex...
Mon. May 24th 2010
Congratulations to Russ Allridge. After 50 years as an active firefighter, Russ has taken the step to Life Membership. Thank you for all of your hard work and dedication.
Mon. May 24th 2010
Congratulations to Scotty and Jack Crayton. Scotty and Jack are the first father and son pair to hold life memberships at the same time. Thank you for all of your hard work and dedication.