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

Current Statistics

BLS Calls 376
Fire Calls 86
BLS Calls 4,211
Fire Calls 1,228
Fire Drills 10
Fire Prevention 37
Firehouse Tours 9
Public Displays 31
Attendance 8,559
Child Seat Installation 123
Smoke/CO Alarm Installation          272


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 2019. 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
CFD Provides Mutual Aid
Monday, February 18, 2019
Tower 1 and Engine Company 1 was alerted around 9:00 a.m. to provide mutual aid for a working house fire at 56 West Main Street in Fayetteville. Engine 7-1 arrived Read more
Kitchen Fire on South Main Street
Sunday, February 17, 2019
CFD was alerted at 5:43 a.m. for a reported house fire at 308 South Main Street. While enroute, crews were advised that the caller’s kitchen was on fire. Captain 1-3 (Command 1) arrived to find Read more
House Fire at 1148 Stanley Ave
Thursday, February 14, 2019
Just after 2:00 a.m., calls came into the 911 center reporting fire in the walls of a single-family home at 1148 Stanley Avenue Extended. At 2:04 a.m., the box alarm was Read more
MVA on Gateway Avenue
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Engine 1-1 and Ambulance 1-8 responded to 540 Gateway Ave for a motor vehicle accident. Asst. Chief 1 arrived shortly after dispatch to find two autos Read more
Smoke Investigation at 260 N Seventh St
Monday, February 11, 2019
Shortly after 5:00 p.m., CFD and surrounding departments were alerted to the Summit Health Cancer Treatment Center, 260 North Seventh Street, for smoke in Read more
MVA at 600 Norland Avenue
Tuesday, February 5, 2019
E1-1, Amb 1-9, and Chief 1 were dispatched to 600 Norland Avenue for a MVA. Information en route was one vehicle into a utility pole. AC1 arrived on scene to find Read more
Inside Investigation at 72 LWW
Friday, February 1, 2019
As an unexpected snowstorm blanketed Chambersburg, crews were out the door shortly after 11:00 a.m. for an inside investigation of smoke Read more
Apartment Building Fire on Byers Avenue
Wednesday, January 30, 2019
Just after 1:30 p.m., multiple calls were placed to the 911 center for a reported apartment building fire at 911 Byers Avenue. Within one minute of these calls, the Chambersburg Fire Department and surrounding Read more
MVA at 1445 Sheffler Drive
Friday, January 25, 2019
Engine 1-4, Assistant Chief 1 and Ambulance 105 responded to 1445 Sheffler Drive for a MVA. Engine 1-4 arrived to find one Read more
Cabin Fire at 1666 Apple Way Road
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Company 1 was called shortly after 7:00 a.m. for the reported house fire on Appleway Road in St. Thomas Fire Department's first due. Company 18 arrived to find a fully involved cabin and due to the weather Read more
Kitchen Fire at Denny’s
Saturday, January 19, 2019
As lunch time business was underway at local restaurants, the box was sent for a kitchen fire at Denny's, 1071 Wayne Avenue. Engine 1-4 arrived to find Read more
MVA with Entrapment
Thursday, January 17, 2019
At 8:20 p.m. CFD, Squad 41, and Medic 100 were alerted to the 1500 block of Orchard Drive for an auto accident with entrapment. Captain Martin (Command) arrived first from the Chambersburg Fire Read more
CFD Alerted for Gas Odor
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Shortly after shift change, CFD was alerted for an investigation of natural gas inside an apartment complex at 1146 Edgar Avenue. An extensive search was done of all areas, and Read more
CFD Responds to Pet Smart
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
A call from PetSmart to the station reporting an odor of smoke sent the local box alarm to 971 Norland Avenue. Crews arrived to find no Read more
Machinery Fire at Edge Rubber
Friday, January 11, 2019
At around 10:15 p.m., the Chambersburg Police Department noticed a large fire in the area of Progress Road. Upon investigation, they found a large machinery fire at Edge Rubber, 811 Progress, and requested the fire dispatch. Read more
Van Crashes into Rutter’s
Friday, January 11, 2019
CFD was alerted to 1391 South Main Street for an auto accident with the vehicle into the building. Engine 1-4 arrived to find one van into the building with negative Read more
Inside Investigation at Kohl’s
Sunday, December 30, 2018
CFD received a call around 4:45 p.m. to the station reporting a smoke odor inside of Kohl's at 955 Norland Avenue. Units arrived and Captain Ebersole assumed command Read more
House Fire at 159 E Liberty St
Friday, December 28, 2018
Company 1 units along with mutual aide were sent at 1:43 p.m. to 159 E. Liberty Street for a possible attic fire. Company 1 units arrived and found a small fire in the Read more
Outside Investigation at 375 W Washington St
Tuesday, December 25, 2018
Just after 1:00 p.m., CFD was alerted to Nitterhouse Soccer Complex for an outside investigation. Crews arrived to find smoke close to the stream from an unauthorized campfire. Read more
T Shirt Sales Benefit CVBCA
Friday, December 14, 2018
IAFF 1813 presented a check for $1,500 to the Cumberland Valley Breast Care Alliance. Sharon Brosious, Executive Director, accepted the money raised from this year’s T-shirt sales. Read more
CFD Assists LifeLion
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Engine 1-4 was requested to establish a landing zone for LifeLion 3 at the Andrew Buchanan Elementary School, 730 East Washington Street. Read more
CFD Provides Mutual Aid
Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Fayetteville Fire Department was alerted shortly after 3:00 a.m. for a reported house fire at 183 Greenleaf Road. This box alarm sent Engine 1-1 out the door for mutual aid. Assistant Chief 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