Lake Harmony Fire Company
 
 
 
 

WELCOME TO THE LAKE HARMONY VOLUNTEER FIRE COMPANY

The Lake Harmony Fire Company is an all volunteer company located in a  resort community in the beautiful Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania. We protect 69 square miles of Kidder Township in conjunction with the Albrightsville and Kidder Fire Companies. Our township includes many hotels, motels, lakes, a school, Hickory Run State Park, Jack Frost & Big Boulder Ski Areas, Interstate 80, and Interstate 476. We are located at 129 Lake Road, Lake Harmony, PA 18624. Our phone number is (570) 722-8138


   
 

ORDER YOUR NEW 911 ADDRESS SIGN HERE

CLICK IMAGE - THEN CLICK "pdf" ICON

CLICK IMAGE - THEN CLICK "pdf" ICON

 You can help us find you easier by ordering and installing your new Kidder Township Approved house address sign. Just click the large order form image - then click the small PDF icon at the bottom left corner of the page to download the order form. Orders will be filled as fast as possible and can be picked up at the Kidder Township Building during normal business hours, or at the firehouse by appointment. Any questions, call Chief Ralph Lennon at (570) 722-8138 ext. 1

     


 

BECOME A HERO IN LAKE HARMONY! JOIN YOUR ALL VOLUNTEER FIRE COMPANY TODAY.

http://becomeapafirefighter.com

 The Firemen’s Association Of the State of Pennsylvania provides the content of this website for fire and EMS agencies in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to assist in the recruitment and retention of members.



The site includes a series of downloadable products, several self guided training programs, as well as links to other valuable sites that can assist you in your recruitment and retention efforts.

This effort is the result of a strategic initiative and resulting SAFER Grant to provide methods of training and materials to enhance the recruitment and retention of fire and EMS personnel in Pennsylvania.

If you are interested in becoming a member of the LAKE HARMONY FIRE COMPANY, please call President Jim Dau or Fire Chief Ralph Lennon for an application. (570) 722-8138


                                                    http://becomeapafirefighter.com

   
 

WATER RESCUE DRILL AT FRANCIS E. WALTER DAM

Monday, June 22, 2015   Members trained on the proper use of the boat and the various throw-able devices found on Boat 17 and Rescue 17 Monday night over at the dam. Members received instruction on different water rescue techniques and practiced rescuing victims in the water.

     
Boat 17

Boat 17

Res-Q-Disc being thrown

Res-Q-Disc being thrown



 

SPLIT ROCK WINE FEST FUNDRAISER

Saturday, June 20, 2015   Lake Harmony Fire Company ran a "chip on the green" fundraiser today at the Split Rock Wine Festival. Participants tried to chip the ball onto the floating green for a chance to win a free weekend at the resort. Congratulations to winner Robert Birk of Mountain Top, PA - Enjoy your free weekend in the Poconos.

     



 

TRACTOR TRAILER ROLLOVER ON THE INTERSTATE

Tuesday, June 16, 2015   Companies were dispatched to a reported tractor trailer rollover at 03:30 hours on Interstate 80 at the 275.4 Westbound mile marker. Units arrived with a single tractor trailer over the embankment. The driver was able to kick out the windshield and self extricate. Units from Lake Harmony remained on scene for just over 5 hours.

     



 

SUMMER SAFETY DAY AT LAKE HARMONY FIRE COMPANY

Saturday, June 13, 2015   The Lake Harmony Fire Company hosted a summer safety day on Saturday at the firehouse. Safety information and demonstrations were set up around the engine room, meeting room and outside. Thanks to all who organized and participated in this successful community event.

     



 

TANKER 17 ESTABLISHES LANDING ZONE FOR INCOMING AIRCRAFT

Friday, June 5, 2015   Lake Harmony Fire Company was dispatched Friday afternoon to establish a landing zone for Med-E-Vac 4 helicopter at the Mountain Laurel Heli-pad. Tanker 17 took the assignment, as Engine 17 is out of service due to a defective rear wheel rotor.

     



 

SEVERAL ACRES BURN ALONG ROUTE 940 IN DISTRICT 17

Sunday, May 24, 2015   A brush fire was reported along Route 940 in the area of High Elevations. Tanker 17 arrived on scene with a large fire heading into the woods in two directions. The tanker crew pulled a line and started to hit the fire on the right side. Rescue 17's crew assisted with stretching lines. Engine 17 started hitting the other side of the fire. District 18 arrived with their brush truck and were ordered to attack the left side in the woods. Due to an equipment failure, they could not get any water. Hand tools and the blower were used as well to extinguish the remainder of the fire. Units were on scene for just under 2 hours. District 16 also assisted with manpower. Approx. 3 acres were involved according to the State Forestry Service Victor 12 who was also on scene.

     



 

VEHICLE LEAVES THE ROADWAY AND CRASHES INTO PARKED CAR

Saturday, May 23, 2015   A vehicle traveling east on South Lake Drive Sunday night when the driver missed the turn and narrowly avoided a telephone pole when it slammed into a parked car at Nick's Lake House. Oil dry was used to contain a fluid leak. Lake Harmony Fire Police directed traffic until the tow arrived. The driver was evaluated at the scene by Lake Harmony Ambulance. Districts 16 & 18 were recalled en route. Rescue 17 was on scene for an hour.

     



 
 
 

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