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No Caption Calling all Chili & Chowder Chefs!

September 14

The Limerick Fire Department is teaming up with Limerick Township Parks and Recreation to host our first Chili Chowder Cook-off!

Events Time Line: 10:30 Registration Begins
11:45 Am All participants must be setup and ready to go
12:00 pm Event will begin
3:00 pm ladles up / tasting competition ends
3:15 pm Awards & Prizes will be call
4:00 pm Events Ends

Registration: $50.00 for Restaurant Chili ... (Full Story & Photos)

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LFD Responds to Multiple Calls During Evening Storms

July 16

The department responded to nine (9) storm-related calls after the second storm came through Limerick Township. Starting at 7:59 pm, crews were dispatched to back-to-back calls involving clearing road obstructions from fallen trees and wires, a tree fire, and electrical fires. Engine 51, Squad 51, Field 51-2, Rescue 51, Chief 51, Battalion 51, and Fire Police responded. Fire Police and firefighters ... (Full Story & Photos)

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July 15

Monday Night Training: Limerick crews headed to Phaeton Way to practice hose techniques, pump operations, and tower water flow. Curious neighborhood kids got to look at the fire trucks and get fire helmets! Crews went to Rita's for some post-training cold treats because it was a hot (and wet) evening. Royersford Fire Department joined a few minutes later to get water ice and a picture taken.... (Full Story & Photos)

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Vehicle into Pole on Ridge Pike

July 11

At 6:36 pm, the department was dispatched for a single-vehicle accident on Ridge Pike in front of Bowlero. Rescue 51, Squad 51, Deputy 51, and Fire Police responded as well as Goodwill EMS and Limerick Police. Crews arrived and assessed the damage to the pole and cleared debris from the roadway. Fire police directed traffic as needed, temporarily blocking eastbound Ridge Pike's right lane. PECO was ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Standpipe Ops Training with Upper Providence

July 08

Monday Night Training: Limerick crews joined firefighters from Station 68, Upper Providence Fire Department at a facility in Oaks for standpipe operation training. Firefighters and juniors learned and practiced folding hoses to make a high-rise pack before taking it to the third floor of a parking garage. They stretched the hose in the stairwell and attached it to the standpipe located on the third ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Field Fire at Limerick Community Park

July 07

At 7:01 pm, the department was dispatched to a report of a grass fire near the basketball court. Field 51-1, Field 51-2, Tanker 51, and Assistant 51 responded. Crews found a large area of dry grass on fire with the fire quickly spreading. Crews immediately used hoses to douse the fire before Field 51-1 drove around the area, soaking the ground to avoid a possible rekindling. All were made available ... (Full Story & Photos)

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July 04

Limerick Fire Dept members assisted with parking and food for the evening's 4th of July festivities at Waltz Golf Course... (Full Story & Photos)

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Gas Odor at Chesterbrook Academy

July 03

At 9:59 am, Limerick Fire Department, Royersford Fire Department, and Upper Providence Fire Department were dispatched for a gas odor at the Chesterbrook Academy on N Lewis Rd. It was reported that there was a smell of gas in the kitchen area. Ladder 51, Engine 98, Engine 68, and Fire Police responded. Crews arrived and found an issue with the stove in the kitchen. All were made available about thirty ... (Full Story & Photos)

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