Mechanicsville Volunteer Fire Department
Mechanicsville Volunteer Fire Department, Inc.

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2024 Incidents
Jan 90
Feb 78
Mar 80
Apr 85
May 72
Jun 99
Jul 49
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Total 553

2024 Jobs
Fires 11
Cuts 10

Past Incidents
2023 958
2022 1112
2021 900
2020 984
2019 873
2018 907
2017 872
2016 931
2015 884
2014 797
2013 830
2012 862
2011 874
2010 843
2009 773
Total 13400


Mechanicsville Volunteer Fire Department, Inc.
"Proudly Serving with Pride, Dedication, and Commitment Since 1934"

Mechanicsville Volunteer Fire Department accepts applications year-round. There are a variety of positions available for everyone. All training & equipment is provided FREE! Numerous benefits include:

  • MD Income Tax Incentive Program
  • Length of Service Awards Program
  • Scholarship Programs
  • Dependent Care Reimbursement Program
  • Fire Science Degree
  • & Much More

Submit your information TODAY! Assistance will be provided to help you through the process. We look forward to you joining our team.

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New Utility Production Update

Apparatus Committee , July 14

The Department Apparatus Committee has been busy building specifications for three new pieces of apparatus.

One of those vehicles is a replacement for our 2007 Ford F250 Utility vehicle. The committee decided on a Chevrolet 3500 Cab/Chasis with the pickup bed deleted. A Knapheide Utility body was opted to allow us to carry some equipment to make the vehicle more suitbable for our needs.

In the ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Pump Test on Engine 22

Mechanicville Volunteers, July 11

July 11, 2024, This morning members are conducting a pump test on Engine 22. Despite it being tested from the factory and having a certification the department conducts an in house pump test also when we get a new pump to document with our records.
We conduct in house pump tests on all our apparatus annually. These are typically conducted by our Water Supply Officer and Engineers with the assistance ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Engine 22 Production Update

Mechanicsville Apparatus Committee , July 04

03/01/2024 Update:
The Department received our first update on our long awaited new wagon. Construction started this week with the Cab and Body being fabricated. Next week we anticipate these components heading to the paint booth.
https://www.mvfd.com/news/1926/Contract-Signed-for-a-2023-Pierce-Enforcer-Pumper

03/08/2024 Update:
This week, the apparatus cab was moving through the paint process ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Crews Respond to 20 Incidents During Severe Storm

Mechanicsville Volunteers, June 30

June 30, 2024, The Mechanicsville Volunteers handled 20 incidents since 2037 hours. The department was staffed with 24 volunteers during the storm event and Engine 23, Engine-Tanker 24, Rescue Squad 2, Brush 2, Utility 2, Chief 2A, and Chief 2B were all handling incidents.

During the height of the storm both Chief Officers, Rescue Squad 2, and Engine-Tanker 24 ran a house fire in Company 1002s first ... (Full Story & Photos)

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132nd MSFA Convention 2024

Mechanicsville Volunteers , June 20

The 132nd Maryland State Firefighters Convention was held in Ocean City, Maryland from June 16th thru the 19th. On the 19th, was the Firefighters Parade and the department participated in hopes of bringing the Chief A. Marvin Gibbons Memorial Award back to Mechanicsville, where it's resided for the last two years. This award is the highest honor bestowed upon a department and shall be presented to ... (Full Story & Photos)

MSFA Convention was a Success!!
MSFA Convention was a Success!!

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No Caption First Due Structure Fire

Mechanicsville Volunteers, June 10

At 2221 hours, Engine 2 and Tanker 2 were dispatched to 40346 Wolfe Drive in Golden Beach for a reported house fire with several people trapped. Chief 2(Trowbridge), Engine 23(LT. Polk) and Tanker 2(FF Denton) went enroute with 9 personnel immediately following the dispatch. Communications advised they were taking numerous calls reporting the house on fire with at least 2 people trapped on the 2nd ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Thank you to LVFD Auxiliary

Assistant Secretary/Treasurer Karen Montgomery, June 03

On Monday evening, June 3rd, the Leonardtown Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary donated stuffed animals to the Mechanicsville Volunteer Fire Department. These animals are for the firemen to give to children who are involved in accidents and fires. These animals can be a huge comfort to a small child in an emergency situation. MVFD would like to thank the Auxiliary for their kind donation. It is ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Crews Respond to Bucktown Court in Charles for a House Fire

Mechanicsville Volunteers, June 02

On Sunday, June 2nd at 2003 hours Rescue Squad 2 and Tanker 2 were alerted to Bucktown Court in Charles Company 5’s area for a reported house fire.

Rescue Squad 2, Tanker 2, and Chief 2A made the response with 6 volunteers shortly after dispatch.

Engine-Tanker 1002 arrived to find a two-story, single-family home with an outside fire on the back deck extending into the home. They requested the working ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Class of 2024!

Mechaniceville Volunteers, May 29

The Mechanicsville Volunteer Fire Department would like to Congratulate 6 of our members for graduating from Chopticon High School Today. Those members are Ashley Brackett, Delontaye Herbert, Landon Johnson, Callen Thompson, Christopher Swann, and Jace Williams. We wish you a successful future and look forward to watching you grow within the department and your career paths. Congratulations!... (Full Story & Photos)

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Auxiliary Member Marie Kurtz, May 29

Mechanicsville Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary is selling Lottery Tickets for the month of September. They are on sale now. It's $5.00 for 30 chances to win. Contact m240-298-4389. Will accept Venmo.... (Full Story & Photos)

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Engine Company Check Off - Non Hydrant Incident

Mechanicsville Volunteers, May 24

Crews today are out drilling with a member that’s working through the engine company driver check off. Today’s scenario was a 2nd Due Engine Company Operation at a non-hydrant incident. Crews also reviewed master streams, adding a 2nd folding tank to the system, and pump calculations with all members present no matter what their status is as a driver.

We at Mechanicsville take great pride in being ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Afternoon MVC with One Trapped

Mechanicsville Volunteers, May 20

On Monday, at 1450 hours, Rescue Squad 2, Squad 1002, and various EMS units were alerted to Three Notch Road in front of the McDonalds for an MVC with one patient reported to be trapped.

Chief 2A and Rescue Squad 2 made the response with 5 volunteers. Additional callers were reporting a vehicle on fire which alerted Engine 2 and Engine 1015. Engine 23 made the response with 4 additional volunteers. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Box Alarm Turns MVA with Extrication

Mechanicsville Volunteers, May 11

At 0737 hours this morning, Engine 2 and Tanker 2 with numerous mutual aide units were alerted to St. Mary’s Avenue and Old Village Road for the reports of smoke coming from a detached garage. Engine 23(Lt. Polk), Tanker 2(S/O Faunce), Tanker 224(S/O Miedzinski), and Chief 2A(Raley) made the response with 13 volunteers.

Engine 23 arrived on the scene to find smoke showing from a detached garage. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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