Elkridge Volunteer Fire Department

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2014 Incidents
Fire EMS SQD
Jan 132 203 76
Feb 71 138 38
Mar 119 165 39
Apr 85 188 66
May 100 212 68
Jun 83 164 51
Jul 132 214 57
Aug 101 205 54
Sep 0 0 0
Oct 0 0 0
Nov 0 0 0
Dec 0 0 0
Total 823 1489 449

Past Incidents
Fire EMS SQD
2013 1740 2265 667
2012 1648 2151 596
2011 1836 2149 612
2010 1691 2214 601
2009 1954 2377 711
2008 1888 2172 599

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Pancake Breakfast

Station News, November 02

The next Pancake Breakfast will be Sunday, November 2, from 7:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

ALL YOU CAN EAT BREAKFAST:

Adults $8.00 Seniors (over 55) $7.00 Children (5-12) $5.00 Children under 5 Free

Menu includes pancakes, eggs, bacon, sausage, home fries, baked apples, toast, chipped beef, sausage gravy, fruit salad, cold cereal, coffee, hot tea, milk and juices.

Baked goods will be available.

Parking ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Check and replace the batteries in your smoke and carbon monoxide (CO) alarms

Station News, November 02

Many fire departments encourage people to change the batteries in their smoke detectors when they change their clocks because Daylight Saving Time provides a convenient reminder.

A working smoke detector more than doubles a person's chances of surviving a home fire. More than 90 percent of homes in the United States have smoke detectors, but one-third are estimated to have dead or missing batteries. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Halloween Safety Tips

Department News, October 31

Halloween Safety Tips

One of the most popular holidays, Halloween requires careful attention to safety precautions.

Make sure you follow these tips for avoiding fire-related and other injuries:

Halloween Fire Safety

A recent report from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) lists Halloween as the fifth highest day of the year for candle fires (behind the Christmas Eve, Christmas, New ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Customer Appreciation BINGO this Friday

Station News, October 31

Elkridge VFD hall Doors open at 6:15 pm Early Birds begin at 7:15 pm Regular BINGO at 7:30 pm

Customer Appreciation Night and Halloween Costume Contest

For inclement weather or for more information, Contact Julie Casey at phone: 410-761-6633 ext 2 or e-mail: evfdbingo@verizon.net

Come join the Fun!

Frequent Player Cards are available. Come on 10 different days and receive a prize. Every full ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Members Participate in 9-11 Stair Climb

Department News, September 13

On September 13, 2014, members of HCDFRS and several volunteer members of Elkridge VFD and Ellicott City VFD participated in the 9-11 Memorial Stair Climb at the Gaylord National Harbor Hotel.

Shortly after 6 am, the Sprinter van left Columbia, working its way south to the National Harbor. On board were Denise Weist, Trish Harris, CC Speight, Doug Walton, Malak Soussi (ECVFD), Lauren Boor (ECVFD), ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Ground Breaking Ceremony for New Elkridge Fire Station

Department News, September 08

ELKRIDGE, MD – The Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Services joined members of the Elkridge Volunteer Fire Department and officials to celebrate the groundbreaking of the new Elkridge Fire Station. Construction of the new station, located on Montgomery Road between the intersections of Bauman and Rowanberry Drives will begin in the spring of 2015. The site will retain station 1’s close ... (Full Story & Photos)

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High-Performance CPR Save

Department News, August 26

Shortly after 9 pm, units from Company 1 and EMS 1 were dispatched to the 6200 block of Washington Boulevard for life status questionable. Paramedic 15 arrived to find bystander CPR in progress on an 80 year-old man, and began providing basic and advanced life support interventions. Engine 11 arrived shortly thereafter, and assisted with the interventions; fortunately, the chain of survival proved ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Serious Crash in Elkridge

Department News, July 23

Shortly before 10 am, units were dispatched for a crash on I-95 near Route 100. Personnel arrived to find a vehicle off the road with a single occupant. The patient was quickly extricated, and was found to be in cardiac arrest, and was transported by Paramedic 15 to Saint Agnes in critical condition.

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


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