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No Caption Wagon runs third due on multi alarm fire in New Carrollton

Volunteer Recruiter Brian Clements, September 17

On Monday, September 17, 2018 shortly after 3:30pm, Engine 131 was alerted as the third due engine company on a reported apartment fire in the 5300 block of 85th Avenue in New Carrollton (28-06 box) with reported entrapment.

Engine Co. 28 (West Lanham Hills) arrived on the scene to find fire showing through the roof from a three story garden style apartment building.

As crews were accessing the ... (Full Story & Photos)

Membership Accomplishments

Vice President Brian Clements, September 10

Over the past few months, multiple members of the department have been taking the necessary training classes in order to become a trained Firefighter and/or Emergency Medical Technician.

Junior member Eduardo Oro-Cabrera and active member Jada Hooker completed Maryland Firefighter I at the end of July, 2018. Firefighter I is a 108 hour classroom and practical training course. It is to provide students ... (Full Story & Photos)

Jr. member Eduardo Oro-Cabrera (yellow helmet) and Active member Jada Hooker (red helmet), recently completed Maryland Firefighter I training.
Jr. member Eduardo Oro-Cabrera (yellow helmet) and Active member Jada Hooker (red helmet), recently completed Maryland Firefighter I training.

No Caption Department Recruitment Event Scheduled

Volunteer Fire/EMS Recruiter Brian Clements, August 20

The Riverdale Heights Volunteer Fire Department in Riverdale, Maryland, is continuously looking for new members to join our ranks as volunteer firefighters and/or emergency medical technicians. Our Recruiter will be hosting a new member orientation on Sunday, August 26, 2018 starting at 12:00pm at our station.

We provide free training and uniforms, career and leadership advancement opportunities, ... (Full Story & Photos)

Recognition of Department Member

Vice President Brian Clements, July 27

Vice President Clements and Captain Reedy today awarded Past Secretary & Board of Director Brenda Sarmiento for her assistance over the past year.

She, her husband and four dogs will be leaving us next week for their new journey to the sunshine state of Florida.

Brenda was our backbone of the administrative staff here at the station. From notarizing and fingerprinting new prospects, to LOSAP and ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Engine transfer to the City of Annapolis

Volunteer Recruiter Brian Clements, July 04

This afternoon at approximately 3:13pm, Engine 131 (E813) was alerted to transfer to the quarters of the West Annapolis Volunteer Fire Department, Station 40 in Annapolis (Anne Arundel County).

While enroute, Anne Arundel Fire Alarm (Communications) advised the wagon to transfer to the City of Annapolis, Station 38 (Taylor Avenue), just outside of the United States Naval Academy. Engine 131 was ... (Full Story & Photos)


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