Congrats Allentown FFA

Saturday, June 7, 2014  Congratulations to our friends at the Allentown FFA. At the recent 85th New Jersey state FFA Convention, the Allentown FFA chapter received a gold award for state participation AND has been determined to be the #1 chapter in New Jersey. As a result they received a citation of commendation from the NJ Senate and General Assembly. We're proud to work with the members of this organization every year, helping each other with our respective fundraisers, and we're proud of the this year's member's accomplishments.



Memorial Day

Monday, May 26, 2014  Today is not only a day of celebration but also a day of remembrance. Today, Hope Fire Company No. 1 would like to thank all of our service members who have risked or are risking their lives at this moment, fighting to continue to keep our freedom ringing strong. Be sure that if you see a veteran or service member to thank them for all that they have done.



MVA Route 195 MP 14.3

Sunday, May 25, 2014  Station 82-1 was dispatched with Squad 82-21 for a motor vehicle accident on Route 195 at MP 14.1 WB. The first unit on location found 2 vehicles in the median at MP 14.3. No FD services were required and the station was cleared after info obtained.



Structure Fire - Burlington Path Rd

Thursday, May 22, 2014  Today, members along with our career staff operated at a 3rd alarm fire in Upper Freehold. Crews had to overcome several obstacles in order to begin an attack. We would like to thank all of the mutual aid companies that provided assistance to us.



Fundraiser at Cheeburger Cheeburger on Tues May 20

Tuesday, May 20, 2014  Please help the Hope Fire Company volunteers help you. We are having a fundraiser at Cheeburger Cheeburger located in the Shoppes at Hamilton located on Route 130. They will donate 20% of all sales WHEN YOU BRING THIS FLYER and eat in or take out. This is on Tuesday May 20th 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm At: Cheeburger Cheeburger Shoppes at Hamilton 549 US 130 North, Suite 439, Hamilton, NJ 08691 609-585-8899 Please help us help you! Please print out the attached flyer and enjoy the meal at Cheeburger Cheeburger! To download, click on the image below then either print the image (jpeg) or hit the pdf image to download and print the pdf.



Horse Park Standby Assignment

Saturday, May 10, 2014  Hope Fire Company assisted the Horse Park of New Jersey by standing by during the annual Jersey Fresh cross country event.



MVA - Holmes Mill Road

Friday, May 2, 2014  Station 82-1 responded to an incident involving a motor vehicle vs pole. The driver was safely out of vehicle on arrival and was transported by New Egypt First Aid. Units on location also included NJSP, JCP&L, Monmouth County Highway Department.



Storm response 4-30/5-1

Thursday, May 1, 2014  Hope Fire Company responded to several vehicles stranded in floodwaters on roadways on the night of April 30th as heavy rainfall flooded many local roadways. Throughout the following day crews closely monitored the roadway conditions in order to stay apprised of the road closure statuses in order to direct units to safely and efficiently respond to any emergencies in the affected areas. HFC also responded to several residences on dewatering assignments.



MVA Ellisdale Road

Wednesday, April 30, 2014  Hope Fire Company responded to reports of a vehicle off the roadway in a ditch. Units arrived to find a single vehicle off the roadway resting at the top of an embankment with the driver safely out of the vehicle.



Monmouth County Pipeline Drill

Sunday, April 27, 2014  Hope Fire Company participated in a pipeline drill with several other fire companies. The pipeline is used as a means of moving water long distances from various water sources like fire hydrants, lakes, streams, to a fire scene.



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