On Thursday May 14, 2015 around the time of 11pm Ladder 22 was dispatched to Voorhees Twp for a report of a Dwelling Fire. Ladder 22 with a crew of 5 along with 2201 arrived 3rd Due to a dwelling fully involved. Crews from the ladder went into service with numerous hand lines. Crews finally cleared the scene around 3:15am. The fire was turned over to Voorhees Police and the local Fire Marshal. Great work by all. No injures were reported. Photos Credit to FF Leah Freiling
On Friday May 16, 2015 Task Force 22 was dispatched to 154 Cooper Road for a report of a Building Fire. 2201 arrived on location to a building fully involved. Crews went to operation with numerous hand lines and ariel devices. Special thank you to Berlin, Waterford, Voorhees, Winslow, and Lindenwold for the assist. Covers were in place at Station 22 covered by Lindenwold, Pine Hill, and Laurel Springs. Crews remained on location till midnight. Fire was turned over to West Berlin Fire Marshals Office, assisted by the Arson Unit from the County Prosecutors Office. No Injuries were report. Great job by all.
The Officers and Members of West Berlin Fire-Rescue would like to thank everyone that came out for our annual flower sale. We were able to sell out by saturday night. Thank you again to everyone that came out and supported our firefighters.
***Updated Flower Sale***
This years flower sale dates have been changed. We will now be selling flowers 4-2 thru 4-5. On Saturday 4-4-15 We will be selling flowers and our Lady’s Aux will be selling Hoagies as well. Come that day and members will be able to give you a tour of our new building. Come on out and buy yourself or a loved one some beautiful flowers. The Officers and Members thank you ahead of time for all the support.
Ladder 22 was dispatched to Winslow Twp at 6:10am this morning for a report of a building fire that ended up being nothing. At 6:25am ladder 22 was then dispatched for another house fire in Voorhees Township. After the ladder cleared up in Voorhees they were re-directed to Waterword Twp at 7:19am for a house fire. Total calls for the day ended up being 6 calls (2) working fires. Great job by all today.
Residents of Berlin Township, tomorrow from 2pm until 9pm, is the Fire District election at the Fire Station. Pleases come out and support our budget and the candidates who are running. This years budget, again, is a no increase in taxes. We take pride in this fact, and still continue to serve everyone at the top notch level that you deserve. Thank you from all the volunteer members here at West Berlin Fire Rescue
Congratulations to the 2015 Line Officers.Chief- Joe Jackson Jr Deputy Chief- George Bundick Jr. Assistant Chief- Joe Cornforth Captain- Hank Birkenheuer Jr. Captain- Nick Sweeney Lieutenant- Brandon Moore Lieutenant- Brendon Sacks Lieutenant- Anthony Iacovone Safety Officer- Joe Jackson Sr.