Congratulations 911 Dispatcher Mike Munshaur

After 40 years of service, Mike is retiring and beginning a new phase in his life.

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Congratulations to Elmer Wolfe Teacher Carlie Flanders

Hollywood came to Union Bridge today to honor a 1st year teacher who is MAKING A DIFFERENCE in our County.

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A great night of training with fellow departments

Training session with Union Bridge FD.  Training is how we keep our skills sharp and working with other departments is essential since we rarely handle a fire incident without at least a second department responding.    Photos by FF Marques Price.

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Have you taken the NO TEXT Pledge?

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Take the Pledge now and help reduce our crash responses!

Robin Chenoweth

Robin Chenoweth - Westminster Volunteer Fire DepartmentThe Officers and members of The Westminster Fire Engine and Hose Co. 1 are saddened by the loss of our friend and comrade, Robin Chenoweth. Robin fought a long battle and can now rest peacefully. Our thoughts are with Robin’s family.

The family will receive friends on Monday, March 23rd, from 2 to 4 pm and 6 to 7 pm with a prayer service to follow at 7 pm at the Sykesville Freedom District Fire Hall, 6680 Sykesville Rd, Sykesville, MD.

A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, March 24, at 10 am at the Fire Hall with Deacon Charlie Barnhart officiating. Interment will be in Providence Cemetery, Gamber.

Tractor Trailer Rollover

Rescue alarm 3-35 was dispatched for a tractor trailer rollover with entrapment in the area of Rt. 27 and Bond Street. Chief 3-1 (Starry) arrived on scene to find the same and established command. Medic 37 and Engine 31 arrived on location shortly after. After finding no entrapment, command placed the rescue squad in service and then requested hazmat units to assist in off loading fuel.

Westminster Volunteer Fire Department

Westminster Volunteer Fire Department