31 Oct
2011

Halloween Safety Patrol

The members of Kirwan Heights Fire Department took to the streets to promote safety during our Trick or Treating this evening. Fire Department members were stationed in several locations to assist the parents and children durin the 2 hour event. This year Kirwan Heights and Home Depot teamed up to promote increased visibility and safety for the the children by providing glow sticks.

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Photo courtesy: M. Lewis
23 Oct
2011

Firefighter Survival

Firefighters from Kirwan Heights, Glendale, Perrysville, Dormont, Ingram and Brentwood attended a firefighter survival class. The students participated in several scenarios, including first-floor bailouts, second-floor ladder and rope bailouts, and a drop-in drill. Also, basic SCBA and search techniques were emphasised in a morning confidence maze. The class was led by Eric Wissner (PVFC, PIT Airport), with instructors from Pittsburgh Bureau of Fire, Adams Area Fire District and Ontario, Canada.

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22 Oct
2011

Panhandle Trail Halloween Walk

Kirwan Heights Fire Department participated in the annual Halloween Walk at the Panhandle Trail. Crews set up lighting and traffic control near the Walker's Mill trailhead.

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17 Oct
2011

Fire Prevention at Chartiers Valley

Kirwan Heights Fire Department hosted a Fire Prevention and Safety Day at Chartiers Valley School. Students were shown a brief presentation on fire safety and given tours of our fire apparatus. Students were encouraged to ask questions.

Thank you to the Chartiers Valley School District and Teachers for inviting us!!!

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15 Oct
2011

Home Depot Fire Safety Day

Home Depot and Kirwan Heights Fire Department team up each year to promote fire safety throughout the community.

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5 Oct
2011

Collier Township Oktoberfest

Kirwan Heights Fire Department would like to thank everyone who braved the weather to come enjoy the food & festivities at the Collier Township Oktoberfest.