The Warwick Fire Department (WFD) reports that for the week ending Sun., Nov. 24, the WFD has responded to 392 calls for service to date.
The WFD invited everyone to attend their annual Christmas Tree Lighting on Fri., Nov. 29 at 6 p.m. at the Old School Baptist Meeting House, located between Church St. and High St. in the Village of Warwick. Many families came for caroling, the lighting of the tree and to meet Santa. The WFD wishes the community a Happy Thanksgiving and a safe holiday season. Remember to stay Warwick Fire Safe.
On Mon., Nov. 18 the WFD officers and members completed checks of apparatus and buildings and grounds. On Tues., Nov. 19, the WFD their monthly scheduled District Commissioners meeting at the WFD Station #1.
On Wed., Nov. 20 and Thurs., Nov. 21, the Excelsior Hose Company #1 hosted their 61st Annual Fall Festival at Warwick Station #1. Thank you to the continued support of local businesses and from the community.
Join the Warwick EMS
The Warwick EMS Ambulance Service members located on South St. Ext. need members to join their ranks. Individuals 18 years of age or older are eligible. For more information contact the Warwick EMS by calling 986-4047, online at www.warwickems.com, stop at the bay on the first Saturday of the month from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. or attend their meeting on the third Wed. of the month at 7 p.m.
Warwick Fire Prevention Report
The Warwick Fire Prevention team reminds residents to change the batteries in smoke and carbon monoxide detectors. Also remember to have homes and vehicles serviced for the winter by a qualified reputable business. Please check boilers, water heaters and chimneys. Visit www.fpw.org or www.sparkyschoolhouse.org for educational resources to make sure that every person knows what to do in case of a fire.
Accepting New Members
The WFD is accepting new members. For more information send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org, follow the WFD on Facebook or Instagram, or call 986-3473.