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Wed. Jul 26th 2017
PATIENT WITH LIFE THREATENING INJURIES WALKS INTO STATION 17

This past Wednesday a young man was working on a house in when he was injured in an accident. He sustained life threatening i...

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Mon. Jul 24th 2017
STORM CAUSES FLOODING ISSUES IN THE BOROUGH

As storms rolled through the Smithton Area around 21:00, roadways began to flood as calls came in to the 9-1-1 center. &...

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Thu. Jul 13th 2017
LADDER CALLED TO ASSIST AT DAWSON BORO STRUCTURE FIRE

Shortly after 23:00 on Thursday evening, Fayette County Station 11 was alerted of a working abandoned structure fire on River...

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Tue. Jun 13th 2017
This Monday the Smithton VFD took delivery of new Globe turnout gear for all of our members . After 30+ years of yellow gear, members decided to turn back the clock and return to Black Gear, this time with orange striping. Our new gear provides advanced layers of protection to our firefighters ...
Mon. May 1st 2017
A fun filled evening of food, music, entertainment, and games. It is all topped off with a great fireworks display!Starts at 4:00pmParade line-up at 5:30pmParade at 6:30pmLive music after the paradeFireworks at 10:00pmif you know of anyone that would like to participate in the street fair events ple...
Sat. Apr 29th 2017
Attack 17 has found a new home!A crew from Patoka Township Fire Department drove 10 hours from the state of Indiana to finalize the sale of the multipurpose truck. The Attack served Smithton and the surrounding area for 12 years. It also provided fire and rescue coverage every Friday night...
Sat. Apr 22nd 2017
The 17th Annual Smithton Area Clean-Up Day is on Saturday, April 22, 2017!!Members from the Smithton VFD, various other organizations and area volunteers will meet at the Smithton Ball Fields on Saturday at 9:30am.  Groups will then begin cleaning up some of the roadways leading into Smithton B...
Mon. Apr 10th 2017
THANK YOU!!!! Members of the Smithton Volunteer Fire Department would like to thank everyone that attended, sponsored, bought a ticket or helped at our Spring Gun Bash Event.  We would also like to thank the following sponsors that helped make this event a success:♦ Marconi...
Tue. Feb 28th 2017
The Smithton Volunteer Fire Department will kick off another lenten season with it's Fish Fry Fund Raiser every Friday through Lent.Time: 4pm - 7pmLocation: Smithton Vol. Fire Dept. Social Hall         Click for Directions If you have any questio...
Thu. Jan 19th 2017
The Smithton Volunteer Fire Department has again teamed up with the Smithton Athletic Association to host a "Night at the Races" fund raising event. Doors open at 6:00pm at the Smithton VFD Social Hall - 609 Center Street, SmithtonFirst Race is at 7:00pmFor $20, you own one horse for ...
Wed. Dec 28th 2016
The very popular Smithton VFD Lucky 21 Ticket and Banquet dates have been set. The ticket will start on April 22nd and run for 21 weeks.  The banquet date has been set for Saturday, September 23, 2107 at the Rostraver Central Volunteer Fire Department Banquet Hall. If you have any que...
Sat. Dec 24th 2016
A 50+ year tradition of the Smithton Volunteer Fire Department escorting SANTA throughout the Smithton area brought more smiles and excitement to Smithton area residents in 2016!Members packed treats in the afternoon then prepared Engine 17, Brush 17 and Squad 17 for SANTA'S big night!...
Sun. Dec 11th 2016
On Sunday December 11st, members of the Smithton Volunteer Fire Department along with their family members gathered at the social hall for the departments Annual Department Christmas Party. After everyone in attendance enjoyed dinner and deserts, Chief 17 welcomed the local fire chiefs in atten...
Mon. Dec 5th 2016
DECEMBER PICK-TWO GUN TICKET SETTicket goes off on Saturday, December 31stThis very popular ticket goes fast so request yours today!!!!  To get tickets before they run out:  Contact a Department Member  Call our station at 724-872-5111  Fill out the form below and ...
Wed. Oct 19th 2016
At 18:00 Brush 17 arrived in Smithton Borough after at a long 3 day trip from Texas.   Two members flew to Texas and vistied the Skeeter Brush Truck Company to accept and train on the vehicle before returning to Smithton, Pennsylvania. In the next week, officers and members of th...
Sat. Oct 1st 2016
The annual Smithton Community Day event will be held on Saturday October 1st from 9am to 3pm.  Various Smithton Area companies and organizations will be on hand selling goods and raffles throughout the day.  Residence in the area will also be lined up on the sidewalks of Smithton...
Sun. Sep 25th 2016
What a night!A very special thank you to all of our supporters each and every year. Thank you to everyone who attended the SVFD Annual Lucky 21 Ticket Banquet and also to each of our hard working volunteers.
Sat. Jul 9th 2016
Back for the 4th summer in a row! Food, games, parade, fun, music, and fireworks!- Food and games start at 4:00- Parade starts at 6:30 (Line-up at 5:30pm)- The House Band will begin playing immediately following the parade.- Fireworks at 10:00.We are looking for groups to participate in the par...
Fri. Jul 1st 2016
The Smithton Volunteer Fire Department and Perry Twp. Volunteer Fire Department has teamed up with The Gun Rack - Belle Vernon, PA to create a MONTH OF INDEPENDENCE TICKET - JULY 2016.For a $20 Donation you have a chance on every day in the Month of July of store credit at The Gun Rack or Cash (priz...
Mon. Apr 11th 2016
Members of the Smithton Volunteer Fire Department would like to thank everyone for their support and donations that helped make our April 9th Gun Bash a success.  A special thanks to the MSF Hunt Club in Youngwood for sponsoring the event and The Gun Rack for supplying a great display of g...
Sat. Nov 28th 2015
Members of the Smithton Volunteer Fire Department have been officially notified that the department has been awarded a $175,000 grant through the Assistance to Firefighters Grants program to purchase a New Wild land firefighting vehicle.  The department would like to express extreme gratitude t...
Thu. Oct 29th 2015
The Smithton Volunteer Fire Department would like to extend its deepest sympathy to the family of Charles "Chuck" LoriChuck was a life member of the department.  Chuck not only helped in emergency situations but was a huge help with department fundraising and ticket sales.  Chuck...
Sat. Oct 17th 2015
The Smithton Volunteer Fire Department Gun BashOctober 17, 2015 at the Smithton VFD Social Hall.Click for Directions GUN BASH DETAILS: Doors open at 2:00 pm $50 Early Bird Drawings - 2:15pm, 2:30pm & 2:45pmFirst Drawing at 3:00 pmPrizes every 15 min. including 13 GUNS!!!...
Mon. Jul 20th 2015
Chiefs of Station 17(Smithton) and 80(North Belle Vernon) were contacted by the Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix Race Director about providing Fire / Rescue Services during the event on July 18th and July 19th. Members from both departments in Attack 17 and Squad 80 left their respective boroughs ...
Fri. Apr 3rd 2015
The membership of the Smithton Volunteer Fire Department would like to thank everyone that attended our yearly Lenten Fish Fry.We hope you enjoyed the meals, service and over all dinning experience.  Please let us know about your experience and how we can improve. E-mail us at smiththtonvf...
Fri. Mar 20th 2015
Joseph Orlandi The Smithton Volunteer Fire Department would like to extend its deepest sympathy to the family of Joseph "Josie" Orlandi.Josie was a life member of the department.  Josie not only helped in emergency situations but was a huge help with department fundraising a...
Sat. Feb 7th 2015
Vehicle covered in salt after the latest winter blast?  Then bring it to the Smithton Volunteer Fire Dept. and let the SVFD members clean it for you! You get a clean vehicle and your able to support your local fire department in the process. Date: 2-7-15 Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm Location: Sm...
Sun. Dec 21st 2014
On Sunday December 21st, members of the Smithton Volunteer Fire Department along with their family members gathered at the social hall for the departments 6th Annual Department Christmas Party.  After everyone in attendance enjoyed dinner and deserts, Chief 17 spoke about the past years a...
Sat. Nov 1st 2014
Members from the Smithton VFD in Engine 17 assisted the Smithton Light-Up Night Committee members on Sunday with traffic control and set up as crew members hung the Light-Up Night lights through out the Borough. Smithton's Light the Night festivities are set for Saturday, December&nb...
Sat. Jul 12th 2014
Parade 7:00 THB Live 8:00 Fireworks 10:00
Sat. Apr 12th 2014
Members of the Smithton Volunteer Fire Department will join Smithton Area residence, groups and Borough Leaders in the annual Smithon Area Clean-up Day.  Everyone is encouraged to join as crews will split up and pick up trash along main roads leading into Smithton Borough and Smithton Borough S...
Tue. Apr 8th 2014
  After almost 4 months since the Smithton VFD Fire Whistle quit working, a new whistle has been installed, tested and is officially back-in-service.   Members noticed in January that the Federal Signal Siren was not functioning for emergency alarms nor Smithton Borough’s 9:00p...
Sat. Mar 1st 2014
Members of the Smithton Volunteer Fire Department would like to thank everyone for their support and donations that helped make our March 1st Gun Bash a huge success.  A special thanks to the MSF Hunt Club in Youngwood for sponsoring the event and a huge thanks to the following area b...
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UPCOMING EVENTS


 

Sept. 4 - PICK-TWO GUN TICKET

October 14 - FALL GUN BASH

2017 Call Volume
 Total AlarmsSmithton
Jan164
Feb195
Mar202
Apr293
May142
Jun241
Jul4321
Aug3 
Sep  
Oct  
Nov  
Dec  
Total16838

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Smithton Volunteer Fire Department
PO Box 721
Smithton, PA 15479
Non-Emergency: 724-872-5111
Emergency: 911
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