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2016 Incidents
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Jan 24 49
Feb 18 38
Mar 13 53
Apr 23 62
May 14 46
Jun 28 58
Jul 22 55
Aug 59
Total 142 420

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2010 228 455
2011 252 482
2012 197 499
2013 228 571
2014 256 551
2015 226 577

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Bull & Oyster Feed

Saturday, October 15th

Doors open at 4 PM

Feed starts at 5 PM and ends at 8 PM


$35.00 / Person

Pit Beef, Oysters (steamed, fried, raw and stewed), Steamed Shrimp

and all your favorite sides




Contact Tom Garber at 443-340-9421 for tickets and information.




We know it's a bit early to start talking about Christmas and decorations, but we wanted to get the word out now about our new Christmas ornament, a pewter replica of our newest apparatus, Engine/Tanker 84. The ornament is on-sale now for just $10.

For more information or to purchase an ornament, contact Cheryl Keeney by phone (410-596-7652) or email (clkeeney@gmail.com).

Barn Fire in Woodsboro

Captain Christopher Harris, September 21

Frederick Co. Box 16-15. At 0316 hrs, Station 8 was dispatched to assist on a barn fire at 11340 Dublin Road outside of Woodsboro. Engine 81 and Engine/Tanker 84 were dispatched as part of a "Tanker Task Force" and Rescue Squad 8 was dispatched as part of a "Rapid Intervention Dispatch". The fire was contained to a milking parlor and hay storage barn.

Upon arrival, Engine/Tanker 84 and Rescue Squad ... (Full Story & Photos)

Frederick Co. Box 16-15. FC Engine 94 operated as the "Supply Engine".
Frederick Co. Box 16-15. FC Engine 94 operated as the "Supply Engine".



Captain Christopher Harris, September 07

The "BIG MONEY DRAWING" held in August was a huge success for the fire company and some lucky winners. Here is a list of all of the drawings and winners. "Pd" denotes those who have received their winnings.

5:00 1000.00 9600

5:05 100.00 2727

5:10 100.00 7625 Ed Holems Pd

5:15 250.00 2085 Barb Holmes ... (Full Story & Photos)

2nd Annual Drug Awareness Expo

Captain Christopher Harris, September 04

The Town of Union Bridge is having it's "2nd Annual Drug Awareness Expo" on Thursday, October 6th, 2016 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Union Bridge Fire Hall on West Locust Street. The Expo is an effort to help the residents of Union Bridge and surrounding areas, to be informed of the newest drug concerns and prevention methods. Everyone is welcome to this free event!

For more information, contact ... (Full Story & Photos)

Union Bridge 2nd Annual Drug Awareness Expo
Union Bridge 2nd Annual Drug Awareness Expo

Rescue Alarm 8. All-Terrain Go-Cart MVC in the fire house main parking lot.
Rescue Alarm 8. All-Terrain Go-Cart MVC in the fire house main parking lot.

All-Terrain Go-Cart MVC on Fire House Parking Lot

Captain Christopher Harris, August 15

Rescue Alarm 8. At around 15:30 hrs, a 2-seat All-terrain Go-Cart being operated by a single person, rolled over in the fire house main parking lot, causing traumatic injuries to the operator. On-Duty EMS personnel in the station were summoned by a firefighter who was leaving the station parking lot as the incident occurred.

As EMS personnel arrived, they found the victim partially under the chassis ... (Full Story & Photos)

Large Shed Fire

Captain Christopher Harris, July 27

Box 8-9. At 21:53 hrs, Stations 8, 10, 5, 6 and FC9, were dispatched for a “Barn Fire” at 4330 Bark Hill Road (Peace & Plenty Farm). Captain 8 arrived at 21:59 hrs to find a large shed (20' x 80'), 100% involved with multiple exposures, including a large barn filled with hay and cattle. The barn was not involved, but flames from the burning shed were threatening to set the barn on fire. The farm owner ... (Full Story & Photos)

Picture on Facebook
Picture on Facebook

FC Box 17-9.
FC Box 17-9.

Mobile Home Fire in Frederick County

Sergeant Joseph Wentz, July 21

FC Box 17-9. At approximately 1730 hrs, Station 8 units were alerted to assist Frederick County for a mobile home on fire in the 13000 block of Coppermine Rd. Engine 81, Rescue Squad 8 and Engine Tanker 84 responded on the initial alarm, with Ambulance 89 added to the assignment shortly after.

Frederick County Chief 17-1 arrived on scene to report a small mobile RV trailer on fire with possible exposure ... (Full Story & Photos)

Fire at Lehigh Portland Cement

Captain Christopher Harris, June 27

Box 8-7. At 1954 hours, a "Box Alarm" assignment was dispatched for a 'Building Fire', reported to be a compressor on fire in a building, at the Lehigh Portland Cement Plant in Union Bridge. Upon response, units were advised to use the "Main Street Entrance". Chief 8 (Green) arrived at the "Mill Grinding Building" at 1959 hours, where employees advised that the fire had been 'knocked down' with fire ... (Full Story & Photos)

Box 8-7. Fire at Lehigh in the "Mill Grinding Building"
Box 8-7. Fire at Lehigh in the "Mill Grinding Building"

Joint Company Training

Sergeant Joseph Wentz, June 24

Members from Rescue Squad 8 (Union Bridge), Engine 31 (Westminster) and Rescue Squad 9 (Reese) conducted Vehicle Stabilization and Extrication training Friday evening. This opportunity allowed crews to refresh some of the basic skills, along with one more advanced scenario. Training such as this allow members to share ideas between other companies while familiarizing each other with the capabilities ... (Full Story & Photos)

Lightning Strike Causes House Fire

Captain Christopher Harris, June 21

Frederick County Box 17-2. As a severe group of thunderstorms passed through the Libertytown and Johnsville area of Frederick County, a house was struck by lightning in the 9700 block of Green Valley Road, just north of Libertytown.

At 1315 hours, Station 8 was dispatched to assist on the first alarm assignment. While enroute with Engine/Tanker 84, FC Chief 17 arrived to report heavy smoke showing ... (Full Story & Photos)

Box 3-4. Side "A"
Box 3-4. Side "A"

Working Fire in Westminster

Captain Christopher Harris, June 20

Box 3-4. At 1738 hrs, "Carroll" dispatched units from Stations 3, 6, 10 and 9; for a house fire in the 500 block of Yellow Lily Court in Westminster. Upon arrival of Engine 33 (Sgt 3-2) reported a 2 story single family dwelling with heavy fire showing on Side "C". Sgt 3-2 established "Yellow Lily Ct Command" and advised they were initiating an attack through Side "A".

A "Working Fire Dispatch" was ... (Full Story & Photos)


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"Our mission is to provide high quality fire protection, rescue service and Emergency Medical Service for the citizens, businesses and visitors of our community during emergency and non-emergency incidents, while also providing safety and fire prevention education to the public. This will be accomplished by safely providing enhanced planning, equipment, training and education for our members and staff."

Tribute to the United States Military 

The members of the Union Bridge Fire Company would like to thank the men and women of the United States Armed Forces for their bravery, service and sacrifice by putting themselves into harms way to fight terrorism and to protect our freedom. For that, we are greatful.

God Bless Them All!

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