Tonight members trained on hitting the hydrant, hose line advancement and management. These operations are very important on the fire ground. The most important operation is to secure a water supply. Without a secured water supply, interior firefighters could be left in a very dangerous situation. Interior firefighters practiced stretching 3 inch hose to connect to our blitz fire in an evolution as ... (Full Story & Photos)
Kennett Fire Company is proud to announce our new Tower by Pierce Manufacturing. Truck 24 will be a state of the art, Arrow XT 95 ft. Mid-mount Tower Ladder. We are proud to present the preliminary drawings.
Kennett Borough and Kennett Township did a wonderful job in financing this vehicle for Kennett Fire Company. We are greatly appreciative and look forward to presenting the vehicle to the community ... (Full Story & Photos)
Kennett Fire Company is proud to announce we will come aid in filling your pool! If you have a pool that needs to be topped off for the season, please contact our office for scheduling at 610-444-4810.
We kindly ask for a donation of $150.00 per load (3,000 gallons). Payment will be due the day of filling upon completion. Checks can be made out to Kennett Fire Company.
Late evening, Station 24 was dispatched to Mill Road to assist Po-Mar-Lin with extinguishing a brush fire. Units responded to a nearby address and deployed the Brush and ATV along with manpower to saturate the affected are that was already under control by Station 36 units. Due to limited access, the off road units were very helpful in efforts on the top side of the hill aiding ATV 36. When handling ... (Full Story & Photos)
Easter afternoon, Station 24 was dispatched for several units to assist Avondale Fire Company with a large, and growing brush fire. Brush, ATV, and Tanker 24 responded to the New Garden Airport to stop the spread of the fire through the woods. Units arrived on scene pulling several brush hose lines to extinguish the fire, which had already spread through the woods and into the grass. With assistance ... (Full Story & Photos)