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On Monday, October 25th, members from Local 1803 visited the offices of Breast Cancer Support Services of Berks. Local 1803 raised money this year through the sale of Breast Cancer Awareness T-Shirts....
Friday, October 22nd, 2021
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Please consider purchasing 2021 Reading Fire Department Toy Drive apparel to help us get toys for local kids in need this Christmas. We appreciate you helping us in this great cause! Link posted below...
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Hired on February 1st of 1995, Judd Weber began his firefighting career on the C-Platoon where he was assigned as a jumper after graduating the fire academy. Firefighter Weber remained a jumper on C-s...
Friday, July 23rd, 2021
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Congratulations to the 2021 recruit class on their graduation of the fire academy. The recruit class has finished 6 months of strenuous training led by Lieutenant Batz and now will be assigned to stre...

 

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Sunday, April 3rd, 2022
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02:43 / Oak Lane & Union Street / C PlatoonThe brush assignment was dispatched to the location noted for a reported brush fire extending approximately 150' off the roadway and into the mountain.
Thursday, March 31st, 2022
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13:51 hrs / 215 Linden Street / Box 01-04 / C PlatoonCar 9, along with Engine 1 and Ladder 2 (running for Tower 1) were dispatched to the location noted for a report of electrical wires burning close to the property.
Monday, January 10th, 2022
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13:42 hrs / 701 Walnut Street / Box 0103 / C PlatoonThe automatic fire alarm sounded from the location noted - Reading Center Plus - a large, 4-story commercial furniture store of heavy timber construction.
Wednesday, January 5th, 2022
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02:08 hrs / 521 South 18th Street / Box 0602 / C PlatoonThe box was transmitted for a report of smoke from the attic of the address noted. Engine 1 arrived reporting a 3-story duplex with smoke showing from the 3rd floor and declared a working fire.

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