Congratulations to Chief William Hatton Jr. on the birth of his granddaughter and Chief Emeritus William Hatton Sr. on the birth of his great granddaughter,Livia Nicole Miller, on 4/27/2021, 6lbs 10oz!
At 10:25 PM last night RIT 38 was dispatched on the working fire in Bon Airs local. Command subsequently requested the balance of Company 38 to the scene. Our units operated on scene for approximately one hour before starting to be released by command.
The Engine stood by at this high pressure gas leak as Peco performed an emergency repair.
The Oakmont Fire Company regrets to announce the death of Assistant Chief Nick Sava. Nick has long been an active and dedicated volunteer at Oakmont, serving in multiple leadership positions, up to the rank of Deputy Chief. In addition to currently holding the position of Assistant Chief, Nick also is a Board of Director and Life Member. Nick will be sorely missed by all of us at Oakmont. Rest Easy Nick, we will never forget you, or your dedicated volunteer service to the residents Haverford Township.
Funeral arrangements to be posted once finalized.
This week is National Fire Prevention Week and the theme this year is “Serve up fire safety in the kitchen.” Unfortunately, due to Covid-19, we are unable to hold our annual open house. In lieu of the open house, this week we will be posting various Fire Prevention material on our social media and website for your review. Thank you for your understanding and we will see you at our open house next year!
Early this morning Company 38, Engine 35 and Narberth Ambulance were dispatched to Bala Lane for a reported house fire. Units arrived onscene and found a tree branch had fallen and forced wires onto the roof of the home causing a small fire in the roof and attic area. The fire was quickly contained once power was secured. Chief 38 had command.
Due to the ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic, we have decided to cancel our annual July 4th Parade and Celebration. Please stay well, and we look forward to celebrating Independance Day with you next year.