Jul
11
2015

Summer Bash Is Just Around The Cornner

Bash
Well it’s official! Spread the word it’s that time again for the members of Botsford Fire Rescue to host our fun filled Summer Bash with great food and live music. It will be on Saturday, Augusts 22nd and will be held at 315 South Main Street, Newtown ( Botsford Fire House ) Event starts at
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May
24
2015

Hall Rentals Are Back!

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Are you looking for a local place your club can meet or an event you are looking to hold but do not have the room to do so? Well Botsford Fire is happy to announce that our hall has become available again for rental. Check out the flyer for more information or contact webmaster@botsfordfirerescue.com for
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Mar
30
2015

Pool season is not far away!

pool
Although there is still snow on the ground spring has arrived and that means it is almost time to start opening up your pools for the season. When it comes time to top off the water level give us a call. Botsford Fire offers pool water deliveries as a way to raise funds to help
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Dec
20
2014

Late Night Extrication

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BFD responded shortly before midnight to a reported motor vehicle accident. While en route pd updated that there will be an extrication required of one patient. On arrival two vehicles were found. A pick up truck was flipped onto its roof resting on a guard rail. A second vehicle that was struck head on by
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Nov
26
2014

Storm Drain Brush Fire

storm drain fire
This morning BFD responded to the area of Huntingtown Rd for the outside smell of burning. On investigation engine 51 found that an individual had dumped what looks to be ashes from a fire place into a storm drain full of leaves. Crews filled the drain to extinguish the fire.
Nov
7
2014

Botsford Hill car up embankment

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Botsford Fire responded to the area of Botsford Hill Rd. & Swamp Rd. last night. On arrival there was one car on the embankment against a telephone pole. The road was closed for about 2 hours while crews used stabilizer struts to prevent a roll over while the driver was removed. Modzelewski’s Towing brought in
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Nov
5
2014

Sandy Hook Brush Fire

brush fire
Late morning Sandy Hook & Botsford Fire responded for a reported brush fire in between Berkshire Rd & Toddy Hill Rd. Arriving units found heavy smoke and asked for additional units to respond from the initial departments. It was found that approximately 8-10 acres was burning atop a slight ridge line. Engine 552 responded and
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Oct
11
2014

Early Monring RIT activation to Stepney Fire

stepney fire
Botsford Fire responded early this morning as the RIT team for Stepney Fire for a working residential fire.
Sep
29
2014

Weekend Drill

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This weekend the members of BFD held a drill to train the new members of the department on the use of hydraulic cutting tools used in the rescue operations if a person was to become trapped in a motor vehicle.
Sep
1
2014

Botsford Fire Recieves $100K FEMA Grant

radios
Botsford Fire & Rescue would like to announce that it has just been awarded a grant from FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency). The grant is approximately $100,000.00 and was applied for to upgrade our portable radios which the department uses to communicate both between its members, the other departments, and our 911 communication center in
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