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
0 0 0
 Aug
0 0 0
 Sep
0 0 0
 Oct
0 0 0
 Nov
0 0 0
 Dec
0 0 0
 Total
834 317 14

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

Events
CARNIVAL FOOD
Information is being finalized now for the Friday, July 27th event at the fire station on South Washington Street.
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!!
JULY TRAINING
Company training will be held on Thursday, July 26th at 1900 hours with topics including operations and facility tours. Hope to see you THERE! REMINDER: If you haven't completed an SCBA fit-test, YOU MAY NO LONGER perform assignments requiring breathing apparatus.
MEETINGS.. MEETINGS..
The Department meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, August 14th at 1930 hours.

July 20, 2018


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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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YOU ASKED FOR IT

 

 
Fri, Jul 27th, 2018 11:00:00 am - 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 pm (or while supplies ...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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GRANT SHOOK ROAD ROLLOVER

 
Fri, Jul 13th, 2018 10:29:00 pm - RHC alerted for a motor vehicle collision with rollover in the area of 12550 Grant Shook Road. Responders arrived to an overturned SUV blocking the travel lanes after striking a utility pole and tree along the roadway. Crew checked for hazards and provided pole information ...Continued
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INTERSTATE PROPERTY DAMAGE INCIDENT

 

 
Thu, Jul 12th, 2018 12:42:00 pm - Company 3 and Washington County 13 alerted for a vehicle accident with rollover on the Exit 5 northbound off-ramp of Interstate 81. Crews arrived to an SUV on its roof, blocking the travel lanes with a large debris field, the occupant self-extricated and being checked ...Continued
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CONTAMINATION PREVENTION ITEMS ADDED

 
Tue, Jul 10th, 2018 8:00:00 pm - As outlined at Company meeting, each apparatus is equipped with FIREWIPES containers for fireground use. Following gross decontamination, the individually packaged wipes aid in the cleaning and removal of soot, smoke and other potential carcinogens from the skin. With a recent study reporting 60% of ...Continued
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FIT TEST COMPLETION DEADLINE

 

 
Tue, Jul 10th, 2018 8:00:00 am - ALL suppression personnel MUST COMPLETE annual fit testing by JULY 10. While several sessions have been held, any remaining responders should contact an officer to schedule a make-up time. Anyone not tested will be unable to use self-contained breathing apparatus after that date. ...Continued
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Wed, Jul 4th, 2018 9:00:00 pm - With Summer upon us and celebrations taking place throughout our community, please remember to CELEBRATE SAFELY. Grilling, cooking outside, tiki torches and even not hydrating properly can lead to a visit from one of our fire or EMS crews during your event... and- as nice ...Continued
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