October 2016 – Fire Prevention Open House

October 2016 – Fire Prevention Open House

Don’t Wait – Check the Date! Replace Smoke Alarms Every 10 Years The key message of this year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign, October 9-15, is on smoke alarms for the third year in a row! The reason for this is because NFPA’s survey data shows that the public has...

Past Apparatus – “TOWER 71” where is it now ?

As the Upper Makefield Fire Company approaches its 50th birthday next year, thanks to social media we were able to find the location of a past piece of apparatus that served Upper Makefield Township.  In 1966 members of the Upper Makefield Business Men’s...

Firefighter 1 Graduation – August 10, 2016

UMFC is proud to announce that Firefighter Daniel Sheriff & Firefighter Kevin Brewer have both graduated from the Bucks County Public Safety Training Center with a National Certification in Firefighter 1.  Graduation was held on Wednesday August 10th, 2016 at the...

UMFC Firefighters Assist Newtown Firefighters 7/17/16

Upper Makefield Firefighters were dispatched to assist Newtown Firefighters at a reported Dwelling Fire on Sunday July 17th.    Newtown Fire Association was dispatched to a reported Dwelling Fire in the 100 block of Stoopville Road Sunday Afternoon.  Newtown Township...

New RESCUE 71 Update – 7/5/2016

Update #11 – RESCUE 71 responded on its 1st dispatched emergency call at 0711hrs on Tuesday 7/5/2016.  Rescue 71, Engine 81 & Chief 71 responded to a reported 1 vehicle traffic accident.  Upon arrival they found a SUV that had a tree that had fallen on it and...

2016 High School Graduates

UMFC would like to say Congratulations to the 2016 High School Seniors from Council Rock North & The Solebury School.  We wish you the best as you close this door and open the next.  Good Luck at College...