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Meet our new Treasurer, Jenny Reedy

We have a new Treasurer at the Greenfields Fire Company, Jennifer (Jenny) Reedy.  Jenny has taken over the treasurer duties previously held by Deputy Chief Phil Haupt, who retired earlier this year. Jenny is not new to the GFC.  She has been an interior firefighter for over 10 … [Read more...]

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GFC Participates in National Night Out

The Greenfields Fire Company, along with The Bern Township Police, Exciter Police K-9 unit, Schuylkill Valley EMS, and Mt. Pleasant Fire Co. attended Bern Townships National Night Out. The event was hosted at the Bern Pool from 5:00 pm till 9:00 pm by the Bern Township Lions … [Read more...]

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A New Face at the GFC

Meet Tyler Schriver. Tyler is our newest member at the GFC. Tyler is 19 years old and a recent graduate of Schuylkill Valley High School.  Tyler lives in Mohrsville and is employed as a shift supervisor at Sheetz.  He would eventually like to get into law enforcement and … [Read more...]

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Tree Down on Grange Road

At 06:55 on Sunday morning the GFC received a dispatch from the Berks 911 Center regarding a report of a tree down on Grange Road between White Oak Ln. and West Main St. Chief Brian Fisher and FF Joe Stoudt responded in E55.  They were met on scene by Photographer Steve Spies, … [Read more...]

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GFC Rescues Trapped Bird

At 10:36 on Saturday morning Chief Fisher received a call from the Berks 911 Center regarding a report of a bird trapped on a poll at the Berks County Youth Recreation Center. E55-1 and Car 55 responded with a crew of 7. Upon arrival, the GFC crew found a bird dangling from a … [Read more...]

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Tree Down on Rt. 222

At 04:19 on Tuesday morning the GFC received a dispatch for a tree down on southbound Rt. 222, just south of the Schuylkill River bridge. Engine 55 arrived on scene at 04:36 to find that a tree had fallen onto the roadway and was extending halfway into the #2 southbound … [Read more...]

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GFC Responds to Grange Rd. Rollover

  At 05:58, in the predawn hours of Tuesday morning of June 21st, the GFC along with Mt. Pleasant Rescue 30, Leesport Rescue 37, and Schuylkill Valley EMS received a dispatch for a single vehicle rollover on Grange Rd. at Snyder Dr. GFC E55 arrived at 06:18 to find … [Read more...]

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MVA with Injury on Ventnor Ave.

On June 14th at 13:15 the GFC and Western Berks Ambulance responded to a dispatch for an MVA on Ventnor Ave. in the Riverview Park section of Bern Township. Upon arrival the GFC Crew found a GMC Jimmy into a tree on private property, and the driver being treated by Western … [Read more...]

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MVA with Entrapment on Grange Rd.

On Wednesday, June 9th at 22:06, the GFC, along with Mt. Pleasant Co. 30, Leesport Co. 37, Temple Co. 11, and Muhlenberg Ambulance received a dispatch for an MVA, with entrapment, in the 1100 block of Grange Rd. Deputy Chief Mahlon Auker in E55 arrived on scene at 22:23 and took … [Read more...]

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MVA on Rt. 183 at The Hitching Post

On Wednesday, June 8th at 13:12, the GFC received a dispatch for an MVA with injuries on northbound Rt. 183 in front of the Hitching Post restaurant. Photographer Steve Spies was first on scene and immediately began documenting the incident. Following closely behind were Brush 55 … [Read more...]