On Saturday, May 23rd, Chief of Department Burnett and members of the fire department attended the memorial service for George M. Richardson II, Past President of the Willingboro Volunteer Fire Company No. 1. The services were held at the Bethany Evangelical Lutheran Church in Palmyra. Past President Richardson passed away after a long illness on April 22nd in Kissimmee, Florida with loved ones ... (Full Story & Photos)
The Willingboro Fire Department will be conducting its annual Youth Fire Academy Class from August 3rd-14th. The class will be open to students from ages 14-17 who may be interested in a fire service career. Students in the class will be given an opportunity to participate in various aspects of the fire service.
The class will be held at Willingboro Fire Headquarters, located at Charleston Road ... (Full Story & Photos)
The award recipients and Chief of Department Burnett in front of Engine 1613
Personnel from Willingboro's Fire and EMS Departments recently received awards from Willingboro VFW Post 4914. The awards are given annually by the VFW Post to honor personnel from the township's emergency services for their hard work and dedication throughout the year. The 2015 awards ceremony was held on Saturday, May 9th at the VFW Post located on Creekview Road.
Two people were taken to a local trauma center after a single vehicle accident on Route 130 Northbound near the Bridgeboro Bridge. Fire and EMS personnel from Willingboro, along with fire personnel from Delran, were dispatched to the accident at 6:09 pm on May 4th. Willingboro Police arrived on location and confirmed one person still trapped in the car with what appeared to be serious injuries, ... (Full Story & Photos)
Driver side of the vehicle
The kids and their dads. Firefighter Costello, Firefighter Clark, and Lieutenant Friddell (L to R)
Several Willingboro firefighters and their children participated in the annual Bring Your Child To Work Day. The day was held at the firehouse on Thursday, April 23rd. Captain Sitzenstock, Lieutenant Friddell, Firefighter Costello, and Firefighter C. Clark brought their children to work for the day. The children were given the opportunity to participate in most of the same activities that the firefighters ... (Full Story & Photos)