Monthly Calls
 Month
EMS FIRES JOBS
 Jan
153 68 5
 Feb
123 55 2
 Mar
162 58 2
 Apr
137 51 2
 May
137 44 1
 Jun
122 41 2
 Jul
126 46 2
 Aug
0 0 0
 Sep
0 0 0
 Oct
0 0 0
 Nov
0 0 0
 Dec
0 0 0
 Total
960 363 16

Calls By Year
Year
EMS FIRE/RESCUE
2016
1334 665
2017
1551 677

Events
CARNIVAL FOOD
GREAT turnout for Carnival Food Friday held on July 27th and check back for the next one!
AMBULANCE CLUB MEMBERSHIPS ARE NOW DUE
The 2018 RHC Ambulance Club mailings are out and- if you're a resident of Greencastle or Antrim Township- it's time to renew or get a new memberships. Costs range from $40-$65 for families, and are also available for businesses or organizations. Check out the details on the site under "Ambulance Club Membership", or call for details.
2019 MINSTREL SHOW
Practices for the 2019 HOBO Minstrels- tentatively slated for March- will begin on the first Sunday in January. Open to everyone, watch for additional details- see you there!!
AUGUST TRAINING
Company training will be held on Thursday, August 23rd at 1900 hours with topics including operations and facility tours. Hope to see you THERE!
REMINDER: SCBA fit-tests are PAST DUE and- for any personnel not completes- YOU MAY NO LONGER perform assignments requiring breathing apparatus.
MEETINGS.. MEETINGS..
The Department meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, August 14th at 1930 hours.

August 19, 2018

WEEKEND ROAD CLOSURE POSTPONED

 

 
Fri, Aug 24th, 2018 10:00:00 pm - POSTPONED UNTIL NEXT WEEKEND DUE TO WEATHER: PennDOT has scheduled roadwork to repair a portion of Interstate 81 next Friday, Saturday and Sunday (08/24-26). This will result in closure of the NORTHBOUND LANES BETWEEN EXITS 1 and 3 each night between the hours of 2200 ...Continued
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THIS SATURDAY

 
Sat, Aug 18th, 2018 9:30:00 am - Wetdown and Housing information.. OPEN TO ALL! ...Continued
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  Download rhc-employment-application.pdf
Sat, Sep 1st, 2018 8:00:00 am - APPLICATIONS NOW AVAILABLE! Rescue Hose Company No. 1 is accepting applications for full and part time professionals to provide emergency medical services. Want to be a part of the team? If interested, download and complete the attached application then follow the directions for submission. ...Continued
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HOUSING UPDATE

 
Sat, Aug 18th, 2018 9:30:00 am - With equipment mounting and training complete, the latest addition to the fleet- Engine 3-2- is ready to go to work. We look forward to this unit serving our community and invite you- our members and residents- to help us place it in service by attending ...Continued
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INTERSTATE MOTORCYCLE MVA
Sat, Jul 28th, 2018 4:46:00 pm - Company 3 and 8 responded to Interstate 81 southbound at mile marker 8 for a motorcycle accident. Crews arrived to a single vehicle off the roadway and set-up lane control while EMS packaged the rider for transport to Meritus Medical Center. Fire Police maintained traffic ...Continued
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MUTUAL AID BUILDING FIRE
Fri, Jul 27th, 2018 9:57:00 pm - Company 3 responded to assist Washington County Company 13 with a commercial building fire at Pollo Loco, 18501 Maugans Avenue. Crews had heavy smoke in the single story mall after the suppression system contained the fire. E3-1 crew helped set-up ventilation before clearing.  ...Continued
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TOMORROW.. TOMORROW.. NEW ITEMS ADDED!

 

 
Fri, Jul 27th, 2018 11:00:00 am - FRIDAY IS THE DAY! One of the most frequently heard comments following the decision to end the Carnival was that the food will be missed. GOOD NEWS! The first HOCO Carnival food event will be held on FRIDAY, JULY 27th from 11:00 am to 7:00 ...Continued
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EARLY MORNING PROPERTY DAMAGE INCIDENT

 

 
Thu, Jul 19th, 2018 5:41:00 am - Company 3 units alerted to the 700 block of Buchanan Trail East for a vehicle accident arrived to a tractor-trailer and SUV blocking eastbound travel lanes and a portion of the I-81 Exit 5 southbound on-ramp. Crews confirmed no EMS transports and applied absorbent to ...Continued
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ROAD CLOSURES IN PLACE

 
Sat, Jul 14th, 2018 5:00:00 pm - A reminder that downtown Greencastle detours will be in place this week for Sidewalk Sale Days. Baltimore Street (East and West from Washington to Jefferson) and Carlisle Street (North and South between Madison and Franklin) will be closed to all traffic all day Friday (0900 ...Continued
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BTE COLLISION
Sat, Jul 14th, 2018 11:17:00 am - Company 3 alerted for an auto accident with rollover and entrapment in teh area of 1647 Buchanan Trail East, Shady Grove. Squad 3 crew mitigated fluids while EMS obtained a transport refusal from the single vehicle's self-extricated occupant. ...Continued
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