While enjoying the holiday weekend Company 30 was dispatched for a deck collapse with multiple patients. Chief Flinn arrived to assess the scene and Duty Chief Lt Kohr arrived and quickly requested more resources. Total of 9 patients transported.
Hampden Township Commissioners approved two new Ordinances to assist the Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company in providing better response to emergency situations at commercial establishments.
The ‘Key Lock Box Ordinance’ requires all businesses within the Township to have a key lock box installed on the exterior portion of the building which is accessible to the Fire Company. The key lock box shall contain keys to all locked doors in the facility and provide three emergency contact phone numbers for representatives from the business. This requirement will provide for a faster and safer response to emergency calls at commercial establishments.
Residential property owners may, at their sole option, install a key lock box at their home which will prove useful to