Recent Calls
Tue. Aug 11th 2020
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Harris Hill Firefighters responded at 3:53am to reports of the outside of the structure burning on Capstone Circle. Firefighters arrived to find a fire on the porch extending up the structure. Firefig...
Fri. Jun 26th 2020
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Crews responded this morning to a report of a car fire in the Transitown Plaza. The gasoline fueled fire was quickly extinguished and all units returned in service within the hour.
Mon. Mar 16th 2020
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Harris Hill Firefighters have just returned from a fire that caused major damage at Buffalo Joes Cafe, in the Harris Hill Plaza at 8611 Main St. Upon arrival, it was evident that the fire had been bur...
Fri. Mar 6th 2020
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Amherst Central Fire Alarm Office500 John James Audubon ParkwayAmherst, NY 14228716-689-1212/ Fax 716-689-1229PRESS RELEASENATURE OF INCIDENT: BEDROOM FIRE DATE & TIME OF INCIDENT: 03/06/2020...
Thu. Jan 23rd 2020
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"PRESS RELEASE
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
JANUARY 23, 2020

Main-Transit Firefighters respond to Structure Fire in Amherst

Main-Transit Fire Department of Amherst, NY responded to a report of a garage fi...
News Headlines
Wed. Sep 16th 2020
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Tonights drill is all hands on stations. Firefighters had an opportunity to review various rescue tools as part one of a two part drill opportunity. Next week we will take a trip to an auto salvage ya...
Mon. Jun 22nd 2020
Our friends from Forcier Orthodontics stopped by today to provide us with many boxes of girl scout cookies for our members to enjoy! They purchased over 1,000 boxes of cookies from several area troops...
Wed. Jun 17th 2020
We would like to thank the team at The Training Edge for stopping by the Fire Station tonight to show their appreciation by providing our Firefighters with pizza before the weekly truck check. We sinc...
Wed. May 13th 2020
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Fire Chief Michael Schreiber Jr. put on our first Zoom fire training tonight going over hydrant hookup and decontamination, While the conditions may not be ideal, (due to the COVID-19 pandemic) our tr...
Sat. Apr 4th 2020
We remain committed to serving our community during this time! Our firefighters safety is our top priority and keeping them safe to continue serving you is very important. Captain Swann created a truc...
Apparatus
Harris Hill Light Rescue 7
2012 Ford F450 Diesel 4 x 4
- Selectable 2 and 4 wheel drive

- Assortment of EMS gear including
* Oxygen
* Defibrillator
* CPR equipment
* Spinal immobilization
* Fire extinguishers

- Serves as a primary means of transportation for EMS personnel and serves as a backup
EMS unit during times of multiple EMS calls.

- Rescue 7 serves a variety of purposes during severe natural disasters such as wind, ice and
snow storms.
Harris Hill Engine 1
2007 Sutphen
- Class A Pumper

- 1500 GPM

- 750 Gallon Tank

- 30 Gallon Foam Cell

- Responds first to all Commercial fire alarms

- Responds second to all Residential fire alarms
Harris Hill Truck 6
2003 E-ONE
- Quint Rated - Class A Pumper, Aerial, Ladder

- 2000 GPM single stage pump

- 500 Gallon water tank

- 75 Ft. Aerial

- Contains over 100 feet of ground ladders

- Responds first to all Residential fire alarms
Harris Hill Rescue 5
2000 E-ONE
-Full compliment of Amkus hydraulic rescue tools

-Serves as mobile command center for large scale incident

-Contains cold water rescue equipment

-Responds first to Motor Vehicle Accidents
Harris Hill Rescue 8
1999 Ford / Braun
- Responds first to all related EMS incidents

- Fully equipped NYS BLS Certified Ambulance

- Capable of transporting up to two patients

- MERS Radio to communicate with area hospitals
Harris Hill Engine 2
1992 Simon - Duplex/Saulsbury
- Class "A" Pumper

- 1500 Gallon Per Minute, Single stage Hale fire pump

- 750 Gallon water tank

-Responds first to miscellaneous fires
Antique Parade Truck
1942 Chevy

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