Fire Prevention Team hosts 46 Home Schoolers

Fire Prevention Team hosts 46 Home Schoolers

Yesterday, the GVFRS Fire Prevention Team hosted 46 home schooled children and 20+/- parents at Station 1 for a fire and life safety presentation. After a discussion of “best practices” on preventing fires, what to do if there’s a fire and keeping safe, they were...
2022 Annual Blood Drive

2022 Annual Blood Drive

On Friday October 7th, Gloucester Volunteer Fire & Rescue Junior Members will be holding our Annual Blood Drive in memory of Sean McNulty, Jr. All donations of blood will be by appointment between 1:00 and 7:00p.m. at Station 1 on Main Street. To schedule your...
Remembering 9/11

Remembering 9/11

Where were you on 9/11? It’s a rhetorical question. You don’t have to answer and we really don’t want you to. We just want to make sure you always remember the attack on our Nation that morning; the 2,977 total souls that were lost, including 343 FDNY firefighters, 23...
Station 1 Concept Drawings

Station 1 Concept Drawings

The architect has generated a set of concept drawings based on the design so far. The concept includes: 6 drive-through apparatus baysliving space for up to 10 peopleOffice spaceEmergency Operations Center / Conference RoomEducation Center [Best_Wordpress_Gallery...
We would like to introduce you to Richard and Heather

We would like to introduce you to Richard and Heather

We would like to introduce you to Richard and Heather Brown. This father-daughter duo runs out of station 4 in Harcum. Richard joined the department 29 years ago this month as a firefighter. He became Chaplin for GVFRS in 2005 and still holds that title. Heather...
Demolition Complete

Demolition Complete

The demolition of the old hotel and furniture buildings has been completed. The concrete slabs have been left in place to prevent erosion, and will be removed once construction of the new station is complete.
Demolition Starts on the Booker Property

Demolition Starts on the Booker Property

Demolition of the old Hotel has begun. GVFRS has begun the process to remove the old buildings from the Booker property to make room for the new Station 1. The demolition will include removal of the hotel building, the furniture store, and the house all located along...