Greenwood Volunteer Fire Company

Station 78, Sussex County Delaware

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The State of Delaware Burning Ban is in effect from May 1, 2021 to September 30, 2021.

Help Wanted - Volunteer Firefighters

We are looking for Volunteer Firefighters to join the ranks of the Men and Women of the GVFC. If you live in our fire district, download an application on our recruitment link or stop by the firehouse and pick up an application.

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Calls for Service

Fire Statistics
Jan - 11 Jul - 19
Feb - 14 Aug - 17
Mar - 12 Sep - 2
Apr - 13 Oct - 0
May - 17 Nov - 0
Jun - 19 Dec - 0
EMS Statistics
Jan - 72 Jul - 85
Feb - 42 Aug - 89
Mar - 70 Sep - 0
Apr - 50 Oct - 0
May - 72 Nov - 0
Jun - 70 Dec - 0

Statistics By Year

year YTD 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016
Fire 124 179 183 164 160 181
EMS 550 732 845 777 698 720

Recent Incidents

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Thu Sep, 16 2021 @ 20:15

Medical Emergency

Location: Bridgeville, DE

Thu Sep, 16 2021 @ 14:38

Outside Fire

Address: 6485 Epworth Church Rd
Bridgeville, DE 19933

Thu Sep, 16 2021 @ 13:43

Medical Emergency

Location: Greenwood, DE

Photo Of The Day

Wednesday, September 1, 2021

Single Vehicle Crash at Shawnee Rd and Mennonite School Rd

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GVFC

Chicken BBQ

Open April 16th through September 30th

BBQ
Chicken

Your choice of 2 quarters or 1 whole half

Chips

Your choice of Regular, BBQ, Cheddar Cheese

We Gladly Accept

Apparatus

Pierce Lance - 78-2

7-Man Cab, 1500 GPM Waterous Pump, 1000 gallon tank, Holmatro Rescue Equipment, and various hand tools.

Pierce Velocity - 78-4

2008 Pierce Velocity TAK-4 Independent Suspension, 8 Firefighters, Husky 12 Compressed Air Foam System (CAFS), 1500 GPM Waterous Pump, 960 gallons of water, 40 gallons of Class A Foam, 20KW Harrison Hydraulic Generator, Holmatro Rescue Tools.

Quint 78

2014 Rosenbauer Commander 4000 109' Aerial Quint 78, 500 gallons of water, 30 gallons of Class A Foam, Holmatro Rescue Equipment, Green Star Generator.