Elkridge Volunteer Fire Department

Community Events

2015 Incidents
Fire EMS SQD
Jan 105 183 44
Feb 116 166 71
Mar 98 178 66
Apr 140 176 53
May 131 195 29
Jun 137 200 25
Jul 113 180 66
Aug 110 171 54
Sep 114 175 52
Oct 136 204 73
Nov 86 196 72
Dec 105 200 70
Total 1391 2224 675

Past Incidents
Fire EMS SQD
2015 1391 2224 675
2014 1215 2192 661
2013 1740 2265 667
2012 1648 2151 596
2011 1836 2149 612
2010 1691 2214 601
2009 1954 2377 711
2008 1888 2172 599

Web Counters
Website Visitors
Since
Jan 5, 2008
821,935
Visitors Today
Jul 24, 2016
676

Never Forget
National Weather Service Alerts for Howard County, MD

 

Welcome to the Official Website for the
Elkridge Volunteer Fire Department

Divider
Injured Person at State Park

Department News, July 09

Just before 1:30 pm, units from Company 1 and Baltimore County Medic 5 were dispatched to the Avalon area of the Patapsco State Park for an injured bicyclist who had struck a tree. The patient was evacuated from the area, and transported to Shock Trauma by MSP Trooper 1.
... (Full Story & Photos)

Divider
Pool Safety

Department News, July 03

Simple Steps Saves Lifes

Learn how simple safety steps save lives in and around pools and spas.

From Memorial Day through Labor Day 2013, at least 202 children between the ages of 1 and 14 drowned in a swimming pool or spa in the United States, according to media reports compiled by the USA Swimming Foundation. Of those, 143 of the victims were children younger than age 5.

The latest media-reported ... (Full Story & Photos)

Divider
Executive Kittleman Signs Agreement Making New Elkridge Fire Station a Reality

Department News, June 29

County Executive Allan H. Kittleman today announced an agreement with the Elkridge Volunteer Fire Department (EVFD) that will finally make a new fire station a reality for the community. Under the Memorandum of Understanding, EVFD will provide funding up to $2.7 million to support construction costs. That money will fund the Community Hall, bi-fold doors for the apparatus bay, and the Station’s ... (Full Story & Photos)

Divider
Fuel Spill on I-95

Department News, May 23

At approximately 1:15 pm, HCDFRS units were dispatched to assist Baltimore County Fire Department with a personal injury crash on I-95 between 895 and 195. Engine 11 arrived to find the incident was actually in Howard County, and requested Ops 10 and Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) to assist in mitigating a significant fuel leak from a ruptured saddle tank on a dump truck.... (Full Story & Photos)

Photo Courtesy of HCDFRS
Photo Courtesy of HCDFRS

Divider
Fire on Railroad Avenue

Department News, May 04

Firefighters responded to an Elkridge home where there was fire on the first floor, Howard County emergency officials reported.

Elkridge, MD
By Elizabeth Janney (Patch Staff)

ELKRIDGE, MD – Crews responded to a house fire in lower Elkridge Wednesday afternoon, according to the Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Services.

First responders found fire in the first floor of a building in ... (Full Story & Photos)

Divider
Brush Fire Along Rail Lines

Department News, March 23

Trains were delayed, roads closed as firefighters battled brush fires near train tracks.

A series of brush fires that broke out along the CSX railroad lines stopped train travel for several hours Wednesday and will disrupt service on Thursday as well.

Nobody was injured; however, two small storage sheds were damaged, according to the Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Services.

First responders ... (Full Story & Photos)

Photo Courtesy of HCDFRS
Photo Courtesy of HCDFRS

Divider
Photo Courtesy of HCDFRS
Photo Courtesy of HCDFRS

Garage Fire in Elkridge

Department News, March 18

Just before 1 pm, the box alarm was sounded for the house fire in the 7000 block of Lennox Avenue. Engine 11 arrived to find a small tri-level house with fire showing from an attached garage and fire extending into the main house. A total of three hand lines were deployed, controlling the bulk of the fire. The fire was held in check and contained primarily to the area of origin. HCPD and OFM are handling ... (Full Story & Photos)

Divider
Antique Engine 12 Commemorative Coin

Department News, March 17

THE ANTIQUE ENGINE 12 COMMEMORATIVE COIN
Available while supplies last.
Each coin is 1-15/16 inches, 10 gauge Bronze and comes *wrapped in a plastic bag for protection.

The price is only $20 each and all proceeds go to the Restoration fund for our antique 1947 Mack Fire Engine as pictured on the coin.

This Fire Engine served the Elk Ridge Community and surrounding areas from 1947 until 1976.
A total ... (Full Story & Photos)

Divider

Station 1: Elkridge
6275 Old Washington Road
Elkridge, MD 21075
Phone: 410-313-4901
Battalion: One
Equipment: Engine, Ambulance, Squad, Brush Truck


Your feedback is important to us!  Feel free to sign the guestbook.

 


Website Designed and Hosted By Content Proudly Maintained By Contact Info
Firehouse Solutions
www.FirehouseSolutions.com

Elkridge Volunteer Fire Department
6275 Old Washington Road
Elkridge, MD 21075

Emergency Dial 911
Station: (410)313-4901
Station Fax: (410)313-4904
E-mail: info@elkridgevfd.org
Copyright © 2016 Firehouse Solutions (A Service of Technology Reflections, Inc.)