Weisenberg Volunteer Fire Department

Welcome to the official website of the Weisenberg Volunteer Fire Department. Located in Northwestern Lehigh County (Pennsylvania) we cover the entire 26+ square miles of Weisenberg Township and provide mutual-aid to surrounding municipalities. Weisenberg Township is a rural area which contains mostly single family homes and farm land. The Township also has some commercial / industrial development along the I-78 corridor. Our team of 30 + volunteer fire fighters provides fire protection, responds to vehicle accidents, and assists area emergency medical crews on critical calls. We train every Monday night at 6:30 pm and have a monthly administration meeting every 1st Monday of the month.


Community Open House

Saturday, May 6, 2017   We will be holding a community open house on Saturday May 6th from 10-2. Come join us for free lunch, demonstrations, tours, kids activities & much more.



2016 Incident Breakdown

Monday, January 2, 2017  The Weisenberg Vol. Fire Dept. Responded to a total of 196 Calls in 2016. They included:

-Structural Fires = 23

-Fire, Smoke, CO & Water Flow Alarms = 50

-Vehicle Fires (Car, Truck, Tractor, Etc.) = 21

-Brush / Rubbish Fires = 17

-Medical Assist = 29

-Vehicle Accident Without Rescue = 25

-Vehicle Accident With Rescue = 7

-Hazardous Material Release = 4

-Misc. Service Calls (Citizen or Police Assist, Trees & Wires Down, Traffic Control, Etc.) = 20



Honoring Trooper Weaver

Saturday, December 31, 2016   



Weisenberg Fire Dept. Attends the Northwestern Football Game

Friday, October 21, 2016   Fire Fighters from station 51 as well as station 10, 14, and 17 joined together to host a recruitment and retention event at the last home Northwestern football game.  Truck 5131 proudly displayed the America flag for this event. 



Mr. Pastie - Pastie Sale

Monday, October 3, 2016  We are currently holding a Pasties fundraiser. Orders are due Oct. 18th & Pickup is Nov. 3rd from 4:30-6 pm @ station.

Choose from Beef, Chicken, Italian Sausage,Veggie Melt, Spinach Melt & Ham.

Price is $8.00 ea.

To place an order please call Pat @ 610-285-2488.



Mutual Aid Joint Training

Sunday, August 28, 2016   On August 15th and 22nd, Station 51, 17, 10, 26, and 62 got together to complete some joint training at a house that was donated for fire training purposes.  The training included hose line advancements, search and rescue, ladders, roof venting as well as live smoke.  Overall it was a great 2 days to have some of the newer firefighters get some hands on live training and a great refresher for the others.  Thank you for everyone who was able to attend. 



Night In The Country 2016

Saturday, August 20, 2016   Weisenberg, Germansville, Lynnport, New Tripoli, Neffs, Schnecksville, Tri-Clover & West Penn Vol. Fire Depts. battled it out in this year's Night In The Country Fire Fighter Games. In the end, Tri-Clover beat defending champs New Tripoli to take home the trophy. 20 local kids between the ages of 4 & 12 also competed in the kids competition, each earning a free T-shirt. The hillside was packed with hundreds of spectators cheering on the various teams.



Trexlertown 100th Anniversary

Saturday, July 16, 2016  Station 51 attended the Goodwill Fire Co. No. 1, Trexlertown 100th Anniversary Celebration & 119th annual 4 County Fireman's Parade. Members worked for hours to clean the trucks & equipment on Friday night. Unit 5192 took home 1st Place in the Command Vehicle Category, Unit 5191 took home 2nd Place in the Special Service Vehicle Category, Engine 5111 & Tanker 5121 took home Special Judges Awards.

Congratulations to Station 25 on 100 Years of Service & Thank you to all of the Station 51 Members who worked hard on the trucks and attended the event!



Regional Membership Campaign

Wednesday, May 18, 2016  The Northwestern Lehigh Emergency Services Steering Committee is launching a regional membership campaign to seek additional volunteers to join area Fire Departments.

The Committee is made up of representatives from Weisenberg, New Tripoli, Germansville & Lynnport Vol. Fire Depts.; Weisenberg, Lowhill, Lynn & Heidelberg Townships as well as area residents & business leaders.

If you or anyone you know is interested in joining please contact the Department nearest you TODAY !



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