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Sat. Mar 28th 2015
Rheems FD Easter Egg Hunt

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Tue. Mar 17th 2015
Rheems Fire Department Receives Grant

The Hershey Company recently made a $10,000 donation to the Rheems Fire Department on behalf of employee Wendy Faust. Wendy&r...

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Mon. Dec 8th 2014
ISO Improvements Achieved for Townships

Rheems Fire Department, along with other mutual aid departments were recently reviewed by the Insurance Services Organization...

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Recent Calls
Fri. Jan 30th 2015
The day started off quickly as E701 and Truck 74 were dispatched for an automatic alarm on South Market Street. After a perimeter check and visual inspection from the exterior, the Truck was placed available and crews awaited a key holder. Upon entry, a light smoke condition was discovered in an enc...
Wed. Jan 28th 2015
At 1134 hours E701 and Tanker 70 were dispatched to assist Company 26 on a working fire in a metal shop. Originally directed to stage at LCBC, E701 was later redirected and assigned as the Rapid Intervention Team. While in that capacity, they assisted an injured firefighter. Upon arrival of another ...
Mon. Jan 5th 2015
At 0042 hours, E701 was dispatched on automatic mutual aid for a reported apartment building fire on W. High Street in Elizabethtown Borough. Company 74 units arrived to a fire that was extinguished by the occupants, and held the response to Company 74. Shortly after returning to quarters, E701 was ...
Tue. Aug 26th 2014
At 1648 hours units from Rheems, Elizabethtown, Mount Joy and Columbia were dispatched to a reported barn fire on West Ridge Road. Deputy 70 (Kretzing) marked up with LCWC and advised of a column from 2 miles out. Chief 70 (Stanford) arrived and reported a 100 foot long commercial structure with a w...
Thu. Jul 24th 2014
Around 0635, E701 was toned out on automatic mutual aid to Mount Joy Borough for a commercial building fire. E701 (Capt. Stanford) responded with 6. On arrival, the engine staged at a hydrant, and the crew was directed to manpower staging. Shortly after arriving in staging, the crew was put to work ...
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Contact Information
Rheems Fire Department
350 Anchor Road
Elizabethtown, PA 17022
Non-Emergency: 717-367-1569
Emergency: 911
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