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Borough of Port Vue Pennsylvania, USA

Fire Department

Vigilant Hose Company #1 of Port Vue, Pa

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1800 Romine Ave
412-664-7828
470.3875 Mhz

Vigilant Hose Company#1 is led into action by Chief John Kerr. Our department has 40 volunteer professionals.

2016 Personnel Listing

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President
Brandon Hale
Vice President
Raymond Scur
Recording Secretary
Edward McElhinny
Treasurer
Bruce Michnowicz
Financial Secretary
Don Williams
Trustees
Christopher Hrehor
Trustees
Thomas Douglass
Trustees
James Richel
Chief
John Kerr
Assistant Chief
Brandon Hale
Captain
Tim Wilson
1 st. Lieutenant
Kevin Betzner
2 st. Lieutenant
Thomas Thompson
Safety Officer
Donald Williams
Chaplain
Tim Wilson
Board of Directors
Paul Burda
Board of Directors
Raymond Sobczak
Board of Directors
Todd Schultz
Board of Directors
Christopher Hrehor

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Equipment Info

1908 Reel
1967 Pumper
1984 Pumper
1992 Squad
2006 Squad
2015 Spartan Pumper

HALL RENTAL INFO

CONTACT: Wayne Harbert 412-812-5168 OR CALL THE STATION 412-664-7828

RECREATIONAL FIRES/PORTABLE OUTDOOR FIREPLACES

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Due to the popularity of recreational fires, we want the residents of Port Vue to be aware of the regulations as stated in the 2012 International Fire Code. In Section 307: Recreational Fires and Portable Outdoor Fireplaces:

307.4.2 Recreational Fires: Recreational fires shall not be conducted within 25 feet of a structure (house, garage, shed or fence) or combustible material (ex: trees, shrubs, bushes, vehicles and gas engines).

307.4.3 Portable Outdoor Fireplaces: Portable outdoor fireplaces shall be used in accordance with the manufacturers instruction and shall not be operated within 15 feet of a structure or combustible material.

307.5 Attendance: Open burning, recreational fires and use of portable outdoor fireplaces shall be constantly attended until the fire is extinguished. A minimum of one portable fire extinguisher complying with Section 906 with a minimum 4-A rating or other approved on-sire-fire-extinguishing equipment, such as dirt, sand, water barrel, garden hose or water truck, shall be available for immediate utilization.

 

PERMITTED BURNING MATERIAL

Clean Dry Wood Only

NO garbage, leaves, dead animals, asphalt, petroleum products, paint, rubber products, tires, plastic, paper products, plywood, finished lumber or particle board may be burned!

Fires are prohibited when atmospheric conditions make them hazardous. EX: wind gusts over 10 mph.