With the recent move of the Forest Hills Borough Building our address has changed. Please send all mail to the following address:2067 Ardmore BlvdPittsburgh, PA 15221
Friday, December 16th, 2016
The Forest Hills Volunteer Fire Department, offers the following tips to prepare for the extreme cold:Make certain that you have an emergency kit which includes enough food, water, medicine and other ...
Monday, May 9th, 2016
picture
Help support your local Volunteer Fire Department by purchasing a raffle ticket!The ticket is $10 and gives you TWO chances to win based off of the Pennsylvannia lottery on July 4th from the 7pm Daily...
picture
The FHVFD has completed two thirds of a lighting upgrade to our station. The FHVFD received GRANT dollars and underwent a major transition from four and eight foot T-12, fluorescent lighting to LED li...
News
40 entries in the News
It is true; all councilpersons received a letter to their homes on June 18, 2013 from an attorney representing the FHVFD. It is also true that we, the FHVFD, did in fact investigate the merging of these two departments.
PRESS RELEASE Attached is a letter the residents of Forest Hills should receive in the mail today. We the Forest Hills Volunteer Fire Department need their help. At this time, Forest Hills Borough Council has severely limited our funding with the changing of the Fire Protection Services Fee and th...
Sunday, January 5th, 2014
Original Fire Protection Services Fee Ordinance passed by Borough Council October 2011http://www.foresthillspa.org/docs/FireFee/ORD%201015%20FIRE%20SERV%20FEE.pdfNew Fire Protection Services Fee Ordinance passed by Borough Council August 2013http://www.foresthillspa.org/docs/legal%20notices/Ordinanc...
Thursday, January 2nd, 2014
In 2011 borough council had to come up with a way to pay for the ladder truck they had purchased to protect the residents of Forest Hills. They had only accounted for 5 years worth of payments in a bond issue.
Tuesday, November 19th, 2013
picture
Its the time of the year where the Forest Hills VFD teams up with the Swissvale Police to raise money for the Special Olympics by jumping in the freezing waters of the Allegheny River. This years plunge will be held on Sat Dec 14th at Heinz Field.
Tuesday, November 19th, 2013
picture
Tickets for the 2014 Forest Hills VFD, Braddock VFD, and Munhall #5 VFC Golf Bash are now available! The event is to be held on Sat Feb 22nd 2014 at the Braddock bingo hall on Talbot Ave. The popularity of this event is huge so get your tickets while you can.
Monday, July 15th, 2013
picture
Tickets for the ever popular Forest Hills, Braddock, and Wilkins #3 Gun Bash are now available! See any member or stop in the station to get them.
picture
Last year 4 of our members joined the Swissvale Police team in the Polar Plunge to help raise donations for the Special Olympics. This year with dozens of members willing to participate the FHFD is once again joing forces with the Swissvale Police to raise money for the Special Olympics.
Tuesday, September 25th, 2012
The members of the Forest Hills VFD, Braddock VFD, and Wilkins VFC #3 would like to thank everyone who came out to the Gun Bash last saturday and made it a huge success. We hope you enjoyed yourselves and are already looking forward to next years.
Saturday, January 28th, 2012
After almost a year of training and testing, two of our members as well as members of neighboring Braddock VFD 113 and North Braddock VFD 207 have become DOH certified Basic Vehicle Rescue Technicians. Congratulations to 153 Lt McDermott and Firefighter Theilacker, 113 Captain Brucker, 207 Asst J R...
Thursday, December 15th, 2011
picture
Congratulatons to Eric Gray and Anthony "Meatball" Rickard for completing there 4th module of Essentials and becoming interior firefighters!
Sunday, December 11th, 2011
picture
On Sunday morning 5 members of our Dept as well as 1 from neighboring Braddock (Station 113) jumped in the Allegheny River as members of the Swissvale Police Polar Bear Plunge Team. Each person plunging collects donations that are given to the Special Olympics.
Monday, December 5th, 2011
2012 Line Officers Fire Chief: Jim Theilacker Assistant Chief: Rick Colella Captain 1: Larry Heller Captain 2: Bob Henkel Lieutenant 1: Adam McDermott Lieutenant 2: Phil Brusco 2012 Executive Officers President: Rick Colella Vice President: Larry Heller T...
Saturday, October 22nd, 2011
picture
Tickets for the annual golf bash are now available. See any member if you wish to purchase one.
Saturday, October 22nd, 2011
picture
The Dept is now selling sheetz coupon books. They cost $10 and have $25 worth of free coupons. See any memeber if you'd like to purchase one.
Saturday, October 8th, 2011
The FHFD would like to welcome three new members to the department. Dann Bechdel, Ian Winter, and Tom Coyne.
picture
On 3/31/11 at 4:41 am a fire call from a first floor tenant came in to a residential building at 528 Ogden Ave, Forest Hills. On arrival at 4:52, the first floor tenant advised the fire department of possible entrapment on the 2nd floor.
Sunday, June 5th, 2011
picture
On Sunday June 5th, 2011 members of the FHFD, other borough workers, neighboring fire depts, and friends and family gathered at the firehouse to dedicate a flag pole and plague to Chief Heller's legacy.
The Forest Hills Fire Department would like to congratulate and welcome our two new members to the Dept. Rocky and Anthony Rickard.
Saturday, March 26th, 2011
The 2011 Fund Drive is now out. Please support your local Fire Dept!
40 entries in the News

© 2022 Forest Hills Volunteer Fire Company