Tuesday, August 30th, 2022
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At approximately 1447 this afternoon Main-Transit was dispatched to investigate smoky conditions in the bar area of Red Lobster located at 7540 Transit Rd. Upon speedy arrival by our firefighters, we ...
Wednesday, August 10th, 2022
Harris Hill Firefighters responded to Advanced Auto Parts on Transit Rd. this past Sunday for a report of a car fire. Firefighters extinguished the car fire and provided medical care to a civilian who...
Tuesday, August 9th, 2022
On July 10, 2022, 8-year-old Emily Fritzinger was in her backyard when she found her aunt suffering from a medical emergency and was under water in their pool. Emily alerted her family members, who in...
Monday, March 21st, 2022
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Saturday, September 24th, 2022
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Harris Hill Firefighters honored Past-President Garry Soehner for 50 years of service tonight. Garry is only the 3rd member to achieve this accomplishment, joining members Steve Bucki and Walter Schot...
Wednesday, September 14th, 2022
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Tonight our members participated in a mental health awareness drill lead by Erie County Emergency Services Chaplain Steve Beigner. Members learned the resources available to them if it’s ever ne...
Wednesday, September 7th, 2022
Congratulations to firefighter Bobby Geary on recently passing his EMT-Basic exam. With Bobby successfully passing his exam, Harris Hill currently has 24 emergency medical technicians and 4 certified ...
Saturday, September 3rd, 2022
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Congratulations to 1st Assistant Chief John Moulin on his 2022 Demolition Derby Win!
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BEFO (basic exterior firefighting operations) class
Thursday, September 30th, 2021

Check this out! Did you know that 11 of our new firefighters are taking part in a New York State BEFO (basic exterior firefighting operations) class being hosted at our firehouse? This 79 hour course started in August and runs every Monday/Wednesday until the middle of October. If you’re interested in learning more, apply today at hhvfc.com!

BEFO (basic exterior firefighting operations) class
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Tuesday, June 7th, 2022
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Tuesday 6-7-2022 we had the honor of receiving Ground School training from crew members of Mercy Flight, we learned what to do and what not to do for landing and take-off. Don't wear your helmet around the "bird", duck, don't approach the "bird" when rotor is moving, spot...
Tuesday, June 7th, 2022
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On Friday June 3rd we opened our firehouse doors to the riders of the Ride for Missing Children bike ride. A portion of this 100-mile bike ride went through our fire district. Riders were able to use our facility for bathrooms/water breaks as needed.
Saturday, May 14th, 2022
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On Saturday May 14th from 10am to 2pm, our crews were busy staffing an engine that attended the Eastgate Plaza Safety Fair, hosted outside of Old Navy on Transit Road. Our Firefighters distributed fire safety supplies and allowed the community to take an up-close look/ tour of our fire engine.
Sunday, May 8th, 2022
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Four Harris Hill Firefighters raised money and participated in the Fight for Air Climb at Highmark Stadium yesterday! From left to right are members Danny Geary, Cole Havernick, Alex Swann and Gina Saletta.
Saturday, May 7th, 2022
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The sun was out this morning and so we’re our firefighters. This morning firefighters participated in an in-service training on our new Paratech struts. These struts help us stabilize vehicles involved in car accidents that may be unstable on their sides/roof.
Tuesday, April 26th, 2022
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Town of Elba | 13:07 | Genesee Co | Mercy Flight Crash | Route 262 @ Norton Rd13:10- NYS Police on location confirming Mercy Flight helicopter. No word on injuries at this time13:12 - Update from NYSP helicopter was entangled in power lines severe damage14:09 - From Law Enforcement 4 members of Merc...
Thursday, April 7th, 2022
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Harris Hill Firefighters spent last night training with a crew from Twin City Ambulance. Twin City responds with us to all medical emergencies in our district! Crews learned equipment locations and how we can best assist the Twin City Paramedics in the most critical situations.
Monday, April 4th, 2022
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On Monday 4-4-22, a presentation from National Fuel Gas was given at our station so we are better prepared to handle National fuel gas emergencies if they occur.
Wednesday, March 9th, 2022
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March 9, 2022, we were honored to have a presentation on an active shooter(s) by the Erie County Sheriff Swat team so we will be better prepared if the need arises in our district.
Tuesday, December 14th, 2021
It is with great sorrow that the Swormville Fire Company reports the passing of firefighter badge number 017, Michael Stafford, on December 13th, 2021 .Michael has served the Swormville Fire Company for 42 years.
Monday, November 29th, 2021
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Every year Harris Hill Volunteer Fire Company and the Harris Hill Exempts donate the necessary funds and partners with Dashes Market, Dashes provides the food bag and a turkey for 15 families, Little Red Schoolhouse provides 15 turkeys and Little Red parents bring in food for 15 baskets, a total of ...
Wednesday, November 17th, 2021
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Harris Hill gained 10 new interior firefighters last night as they completed the NYS Interior Firefighter Operations class! These members put in extensive hours training to ensure they are ready to serve our community! Those who competed the class are: Raghu Madola, Brad Vespa, Patrick Fien, Justin ...
Wednesday, November 3rd, 2021
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On November 3rd 2021 Harris Hill VFC held a dedication of: "Red:" the Fire Dog at Little Red Schoolhouse, read the article from the Clarence Bee
Wednesday, November 3rd, 2021
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This evening firefighters met at The Little Red Schoolhouse to dedicate our fire prevention dog costume. The costume is in memory of Conrad Kiesel (father/husband to the owners) of Little Red. Mr. Kiesel passed away a few years ago and the family asked for donations in lieu of flowers, to be made to...
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Check this out! Did you know that 11 of our new firefighters are taking part in a New York State BEFO (basic exterior firefighting operations) class being hosted at our firehouse? This 79 hour course started in August and runs every Monday/Wednesday until the middle of October.
Friday, August 27th, 2021
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Fire Prevention Little Red Schoolhouse
Friday, July 30th, 2021
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Fire Prevention Little Red Schoolhouse, Thank You Ms. Molly
Tuesday, June 29th, 2021
Harris Hill Firefighters spent their drill night training on pool emergencies and rescuing victims from the water! Our members train in a variety of scenarios so we’re always prepared for any emergency we may be called to!
Sunday, May 23rd, 2021
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Our firefighters are training with the members of Main Transit Fire Department this morning. They are working together on several live-fire evolutions. We do joint trainings to practice our teamwork skills, and keep our communities safe!
Friday, March 5th, 2021
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Clarence Pharmacy utilized our meeting room to administer over 400 first COVID vaccine doses to community members over the age of 65! We are grateful to be able to provide the space to our community partners.
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