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130 N Second St.
Chambersburg, PA 17201
717-263-5872 Tel
717-261-3296 Fax

Current Statistics

2018
BLS Calls 3,598
Fire Calls 1,138
                 
2017
BLS Calls 4,260
Fire Calls 926
Fire Drills 9
Fire Prevention 39
Firehouse Tours 11
Public Displays 26
Attendance 8,626
Child Seat Installation 67
Smoke/CO Alarm Installation          244

News

CFD Hosts Monthly Safety Day
Friday, February 23, 2018
The Chambersburg Fire Department will host a monthly safety day at 130 North Second Street on the first Saturday of every month through 2018. Car Seat checks/installs are based on car seat availability. Read more
CFD is Hiring
Thursday, March 1, 2018
The Borough of Chambersburg is currently hiring part-time Firefighter/EMT-B employees. Firefighter/EMT-B employees will be responsible for firefighting and fire prevention activities in protecting life and property; Read more
Inside Investigation at 5171 Innovation Way
Monday, December 10, 2018
Tower 1 was alerted shortly after shift change to 5171 Innovation Way, Pleasant Hall’s first due, for inside investigation of smoke odor at Read more
Seventh Grader Gives Back to the Community
Monday, December 10, 2018
Abbie, a charming teen, wanted to make a difference in her community. This year, she chose to hand make ornaments for each Firefigher/EMT Read more
Inside Investigation at 1285 Progress Road
Sunday, December 9, 2018
CFD was alerted for a late evening box alarm to 1285 Progress Road, Apt 201, for odor of natural gas. After crews laid supply line and stretched a line, they found Read more
MVA with Confinement
Saturday, December 8, 2018
At around 6:00 p.m., Engine 1-4, Tower 1, Ambulance 1-9, MICU 106, and Squad 41 were alerted for an auto accident with confinement in the Kmart Read more
11/30 Network Visits CFD
Friday, December 7, 2018
Founded in 2015 as an initiative of the Greater Chambersburg Chamber of Commerce, the 11/30 Network is a group of young professionals in Franklin Read more
Gas Odor Reported at 1275 Progress Road
Thursday, December 6, 2018
An early afternoon call to the station reporting natural gas smell inside the structure sent the box assignment for CFD. Engine 1-1 arrived along Read more
Fire in Ductwork at Staples Distribution
Tuesday, December 4, 2018
At 11:30 p.m., CFD and surrounding departments were alerted for smoke in the Staple's Distribution Center at 1550 South Main Street. Engine 1-4 and Duty 1 arrived to find normal Read more
Appliance Fire at 313 E King St
Friday, November 30, 2018
CFD was alerted to 313 East King Street for an appliance fire shortly after midnight. Engine 1-1 arrived to find normal conditions from the exterior with smoke conditions on the interior. Burnt food Read more
ABC 27 Donates Smoke/CO Alarms
Thursday, November 29, 2018
CFD and departments in Franklin County would like to extend our gratitude to George Richards and ABC 27 Read more
House Fire at 558 Nelson St
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Shortly after 6 p.m., CFD was alerted for a possible house fire in the area of 550 Nelson Street. While en route communications advised that a caller confirmed Read more
CFD Responds to Zion Reform Church
Sunday, November 25, 2018
At 9:45 a.m., CFD was alerted to 259 South Main Street, Zion Reform Church, for something burning inside. Chief 1 arrived to find normal conditions from Read more
House Fire at 232 South Second St
Saturday, November 24, 2018
Calls came into the 911 center just before 11:00 p.m. to report smoke coming from a house in the area of 240 South Second Street. Chambersburg PD arrived to Read more
CFD Assists New Franklin Fire Dept.
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
CFD was alerted on the initial dispatch shortly after 6:00 p.m. for an appliance fire at 875 Limestone Drive, New Franklin Fire Department's first due. Engine 1-4 Read more
CFD Assists with Mobile Home Fire
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Around 1:30 a.m., CFD was alerted on the working fire dispatch to 198 Black Gap Road, Company 7's first due, for a mobile home fire. Engine 7-1 was the first to arrive with fire showing Read more
MVA with Confnement
Monday, November 19, 2018
Ambulance 1-8 and Ambulance 1-9 were dispatched to assist Station 4 on an auto accident with confinement at the 3100 Block of Philadelphia Avenue. Read more
MVA with Minor Injuries
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
At 3:15 p.m., Engine 1-1 and Ambulance 1-8 were dispatched to College Avenue and Wilson Avenue intersection for a head-on vehicle accident. Read more
Veterans Day Parade
Monday, November 12, 2018
CFD Participated in the annual Veteran's Day Parade in downtown Chambersburg. CFD would like to thank all who have served or are currently serving this country Read more
Clinical Save Awards
Thursday, November 1, 2018
CFD responds to thousands of medical emergencies each year. Some of these are extremely critical calls that push crews to do their very best for a good outcome. FF Heckman, FF Knepper, FF Day, FF Albright, FF Nehf, and FF Warden were presented with the Department of Health's Read more
Smoke at 509 S Main St
Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Company 1 and surrounding departments were alerted shortly after 8 a.m. to 509 South Main Street for smoke inside a house. Initial units arrived to find Read more
Barn Fire 6842 Buttermilk Road
Saturday, October 20, 2018
Tower 1 was alerted to assist Company 5 on a Barn Fire at 6842 Buttermilk Road in Quincy Township. First arriving crews arrived to a 50' x 650' duck barn fully involved.Read more
MVA at 402 Wayne Avenue
Friday, October 19, 2018
At 1:25 p.m., CFD and Squad 41 were alerted to 402 Wayne Avenue for an auto into the building with entrapment. Engine 1-2 and Squad 41 arrived to find two individuals confined to the building where the vehicle struck.Read more
FF Knepper’s Deployment Ends
Friday, October 19, 2018
Firefighter Kelly Knepper returned from his second PA Task Force deployment to both South Carolina as well as Florida during the consecutive hurricanes, Florence and Michael. Read more
CAMS North “Pink Out”
Friday, October 12, 2018
Every October, CAMS North students raise money for the Cumberland Valley Breast Care Alliance. CAMS North students gathered together on the front lawn to form the word “HOPE” for the CAMS North “Pink Out. Read more
CO Detector Activation
Sunday, October 7, 2018
An early morning call sent CFD and Truck 42 to 1427 Philadelphia Avenue for the CO detector activation just after 7:00 a.m. Crews arrived to find levels of almost 500 parts per million in the downstairs boiler room. Read more
National Fallen Firefighters Memorial
Sunday, October 7, 2018
Each year nearly 100 firefighters lose their life in the line of duty. This staggering number truly affects every department across the nation as this is always on every firefighter's mind each time they respond to a call. Read more
MVA at Wayne/Stouffer Ave
Friday, September 21, 2018
Engine 1-4, Tower 1 and Assistant Chief 1 responded to the intersection of Wayne and Stouffer Avenues by the request of the Chambersburg Police Dept. Read more
Vehicle Fire Intersection Poplar/Vine
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Just before midnight, Company 1 units were alerted for a vehicle fire at the intersection of Poplar Avenue and Vine Street. Engine 1-1 arrived to find a rollback Read more
MVA with Injuries
Tuesday, September 18, 2018
Engine 1-2, Ambulance 1-8 and Assistant Chief 1 responded to the intersection of Main and Derbyshire Streets for a MVA. Units arrived on scene to find Read more
Fuel Spill on Derbyshire Street
Tuesday, September 18, 2018
Engine 1-2 and Tower 1 were alerted in the area of 150 Derbyshire Street for a fuel spill. Assistant Chief 1 arrived on scene to find a large fuel spill mixing with rainwaters and running into a storm drain. Read more