News Headlines
Tue. Oct 13th 2020
The two new Emergency One pumpers ordered by the department are nearing completion. The new units will be inspected at the end of the month and should be delivered in early in November.
Sat. Oct 3rd 2020
Our condolences to the Mogel family on the passing of Retired Fire Chief Russell Mogel. Russ served as the city's 12th Fire Chief from February 20th, 1971 until June 6th of 1983. The family will r...
Thu. Oct 1st 2020
ORDER#NameCurrent PositionNew PositionEffective Date2020-25David RottmannJumper "A" platoonEngine 1 Driver "A" platoon9.7.20202020-27Bradley ShanamanEngine 5 Driver "D" p...
Wed. Sep 30th 2020
For the past 90 days several members of the department have been competing in a weight loss contest affectionately named ShredFest. The goal of the contest was to challenge firefighters to lose weight...
Thu. Sep 24th 2020
The Masano Auto Group recently purchased former Engine 14 from a private sale to be displayed in their massive showroom. The 1984 International/Kovatch served from it’s former quarters on Park A...
Local 1803


International Association
of Firefighters

Local 1803 Executive Board


PresidentCraig Sweigart
Vice PresidentRichard Gould
SecretaryKen Brooke
TreasurerJeremy Grove
TrusteeDonny Marks
TrusteeJudd Weber
TrusteeMike Quintinsky

Reading Firefighters Local 1803

1301 Butler Street
Reading, PA 19601

610-376-2221 - Office Line


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