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Sun. Apr 5th 2015
March 2015 Report Posted

The GAFC March 2015 report has been completed. To view it, click on the 'Files' tab on the left side of your screen a...

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Wed. Mar 4th 2015
February 2015 Report Posted

The GAFC February 2015 report has been completed. To view it, click on the 'Files' tab on the left side of your ...

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Sat. Feb 28th 2015
Gratz Members Attend Grain Bin Rescue Awareness Course

This morning, 13 GAFC members travelled with Rescue 27 to Sacramento (Schuylkill County Fire Station 14) to attend a Grain Bi...

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Dauphin County Fire Station 27


Serving Gratz Borough, Lykens Township, and surrounding communities since 1924


Recent Calls
Tue. Feb 10th 2015
Box 27-1 was transmitted at 0559 this morning for a motor vehicle accident with injuries and rollover in the area of 831 South Center Street, in the S turns, in Gratz Borough. Rescue 27 (LT Stoltzfus) with 5 was en route at 0603. Rescue 27 AOS to find a single vehicle on it's side off the roadwa...
Tue. Jan 27th 2015
Box 27-1 was transmitted at 0032 this morning for a tractor trailer on fire in the area of the Gratz Fairgrounds on East Market Street in Gratz Borough. Chief 27 (Welker) was en route at 0037, followed by Engine 27 (LT Stoltzfus) with 5 at 0038 and Tanker 27 (FF S. Dreher, Sr.) with 2 at 0039. ...
Mon. Jan 19th 2015
Box 27-3 was transmitted at 1148 this morning for smoke from a workshop at 147 Hill Lane in Lykens Township. Chief 27-1 (DC Welker) was en route at 1152, followed by Tanker 27 (FF Hammaker) with 1 at 1153, Engine 27 (LT Welker) with 5 at 1154, and Rescue 27 (Chief Welker) with 1 at 1211. Engine and ...
Sun. Jan 11th 2015
Tanker 27 was dispatched at 0417 this morning to transfer to Station 21 (Elizabethville) while their members were assisting Station 216 (Fisherville) with a garage fire. Tanker 27 (FF Hammaker) with 2 was en route at 0422. Tanker 27 stood by at Station 21 until being released at 0747. No calls for s...
Fri. Jan 9th 2015
Rescue 27 was dispatched as mutual aid at 1507 this afternoon to 538 North Second Street in Lykens Borough for a fire in the old Lykens school building. Engine 27 (LT Welker) with 6 was en route in place of Rescue 27 at 1509. Engine 27 AOS and took the Rapid Intervention Team (RIT) assignment while ...
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Gratz Area Fire Company #1
P.O. Box 8
Gratz, PA 17030
Non-Emergency: 717 365-3121
Emergency: 911
Fax: 717 365-3121
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