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JOIN TODAY!!!
   
Thursday, December 4, 2014 
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Have you ever thought about becoming a Volunteer Firefighter or EMT? How about an Administrative member or Ladies Auxiliary member? Start off the new year and join our growing family with the Level Volunteers! Check out http://www.levelvfc.com/jlv.php and submit an interest form or send us a message on here to set up a meeting with our membership committee today! We are always looking for trained and untrained members. Some benefits include: Free Training from the University of MD, A $3500.00 Maryland State tax deduction, A length of service pension program and much more!

 
Saturday night brings 2 calls for the Volunteers
Saturday, December 20, 2014 
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Around 730pm, Level was alerted for Tanker 121 to respond to BCoFD Fire Box 38-9 in the area of Manor Rd & Kanes Rd. Tanker 121 was picked up as a part of a special request by command for 4 additional large capacity tankers of 2500 gallons or more. Tanker 121 was attended in station and quickly made the response and arrived about 30 min later. 121 dumped 6 loads of water totaling 3500 gallons. The tanker returned to service and was back in station around 2am. While the Tanker was operating on the fire, Rescue 151, Engine 111, Ambulance 191 and Paramedic 1 operated on a MVC with Auto Fire on Glenville Road in the area of Glenview Ct. Rescue 151 arrived with a single vehicle overturned into a telephone pole and fully involved in fire. BGE was requested priority 1 to the scene to due pole and wires down in the area. Units operated for approx 2 hours before returning to station.

 
121 in the shuttle line
   121 in the shuttle line
121 & Martin State Airport Tanker
   121 & Martin State Airport Tanker
NEW ENGINE 112
Friday, December 12, 2014 
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The Level Volunteers are proud to present the new Engine 112! It's a Spartan/4 Guys with a Cummins powered engine. Its equipped with a 1500 GPM HALE pump with the HALE Foamlogix Foam Proportioning System. The Engine will hold 1,000 gallons of water as well as 60 gal of Class A and Class B Foam. This Engine will be replacing the old Engine 112 which is a 1995 Spartan/Luvern.. The Volunteers will be spending the next month equipping the Engine with tools and conducting drivers and pump training as well as familiarization of new equipment locations.

 
   
   
Passing of Life Member Robert
   
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 
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It is with deep regret that the Level Volunteer Fire Company announces the death of life member Robert "Bud" Dubree on November 12th 2014. Funeral services for Robert "Bud" Dubree are as followed: Viewing- Sunday 11/16 2pm-4pm & 6pm-8pm with a FD Memorial @ 7pm. Funeral services- Monday 11/17 11AM Services are at Zellmans Funeral Home in Havre de Grace, Maryland with burial to follow at Harford Memorial Gardens. A reception will be held at the Level Volunteer Fire Company. Any company wishing to bring apparatus should contact a Chief Officer at Level.

 
Overturned Tanker on Rt161
   
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 
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The volunteers handled an overturned tanker truck on Rt 161 just north of Wilkinson Road. Rescue 151 and Ambulance 192 arrived to find a tanker truck off the rad on its side. The driver self extricated and was transported to a hospital by the ambulance. 151, Haz-Mat and MDE along with a local sewage company handled the contents of the truck. Units cleared a short time later. Assistance Chief Hinch held the Darlington Road Command.

 
Tanker assist on the Highway
Friday, October 24, 2014 
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Tanker 121 & Utility 171 assisted Abingdon Fire Company on a truck fire. The incident was located on I95 Northbound @ MM 81.9. Tanker 121 supplied water to Engine 412 while the utility assisted in opening up the trailer. Units operated for appox 1.5 hours before return to Level.

 
   
   
New Ambulance 191 Contract Signed!
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 
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The Level Volunteers recently signed a contract with Atlantic Emergency Solutions for a 2015 F-450 4x4 Ultramedic. After months of planning, meeting with vendors and looking at several different units through out the region, this unit was designed and picked to serve the citizens of Level & Harford County. The unit will be designated as Ambulance 191. It is scheduled for delivery July 2015. Details on the unit: -168" Road Rescue Ultramedic module -100% all-aluminum construction -Whisper Quiet sound package -Full interior/exterior LED light package -Liquid Spring suspension system -Road Rescue CoolBar A/C system -Custom interior design

 
   
   
Busy Monday for the Volunteers
Monday, October 13, 2014 
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The morning began with 3 back to back fire calls. First was an MVC on Aldino Rd, followed by an investigation on Asbury Rd then an engine assist to Bel Air for a reported dwelling fire. Around 6pm, the volunteers were back out on Rt 155 for a Haz-Mat involving a leaking saddle tank. Then around 845pm, Rescue box 138 was struck for the 2 vehicle MVC reported Tanker Truck vs. a car. Chief 1, Chief 1-1, Rescue 151, Engine 111, Engine 113, Ambulance 192 made the response. Chief 1-1 arrived followed by Lt 8-3(JMVFC) and found the same with 1 trapped in the car that was off the road. Suppression units arrived and quickly placed in service the HURST tools and stabilized the vehicle. A full roof removal along with the drivers door were removed to gain access to the patient. Patient was quickly packaged and transported to a local trauma center in stable condition.

 
   
   
Upcoming Events @ Level
Thursday, September 25, 2014 
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A few up coming events @ Level. Also, Open house is October 5th! Noon-3pm. Displays, Activities for the kids, Demonstrations and lots more! Come out and enjoy the fun! (Flyer to be posted soon)

 
   
   
Tanker to Port for the Tanker Task Force
Sunday, September 21, 2014 
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In the late night hours on the 21st of September, the Level Volunteers were alerted for Tanker 121 to respond as a part of the First Alarm Tanker Taskforce for the working building fire @ the Memorial Hall @ Bainbridge in Port Deposit. Tanker 121 made the response a short time later. The tanker dumped 3 loads of water totaling 10,500 Gallons before being released by command.

 
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