Organization Phone: 814-268-4000 (For emergencies dial 911)


Neighbors helping neighbors, since 1904
As a member of the Brockway Volunteer Hose Company, you will be given the opportunity to give back to the wonderful community that we all call home. We accept new members with open arms and can assure you that you will not regret being a part of the 116 year brotherhood of volunteer firefighters in our community.

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Physical Address:
751 Taylor Way
Brockway State PA Zip 15824

Mailing Address:
PO Box 253
Brockway State PA Zip 15824

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Elk Box 7-01 MVA

9/2/23 23:11 – Station 1 was alerted alongside Elk Company 7 for a reported motor vehicle accident on Route 219 in the area of Route 153 with possible entrapment. Elk Chief 7 went enroute soon after dispatch, county then advised there to be possible confinement not entrapment. Rescue 1 (Capt....
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Box 1-A Tree Down

8/29/23 08:44 – Station 1 was requested by Brockway PD for a large tree down with electric lines on Route 219 in the borough. Rescue 1 (FF Whobrey) responded. Crews assisted with traffic control until the power company arrived to shut off the power, the Brockway Borough Road Crew assisted...
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Traffic Control in the 1-A Box

8/24/23 14:28 – Station 1 was requested by Brockway PD for assistance with traffic control at the traffic light in the borough due to a semi truck incident. Assistant 1 and Fire Police Responded to assist. The box was placed available once the roadway was clear. Units- Station 1: Assistant...
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Swimming Pool Instructions/Waiver

*Paused due to drought watch* If interested in having us fill your swimming pool this year, you will need to read this and follow the instructions: Download bvhc-pool-fill-policy.pdf

Brockway Volunteer Hose Company History

Brockwayville was a small community nestled in the Little Toby Valley of Jefferson County, boasting a population near 1200 and growing was the scene of a meeting in the early 1900 of a group of young men interested in forming a Fire Company.

The only equipment for fighting fire available was a two wheel hose cart and 500 feet of hose, purchased by the borough in 1898.

Twenty seven young men met in Heiges Hall to form an organization to fight fire. The hose cart was housed in an addition to the main building that stood between the Railroad and Toby Creek on the south side of Main Street.

The members met on January 16th, 1904 and after the object of the meeting was stated proceeded to perfect an organization by the election of Harry Lindy as temporary chairman and Alex Adams as temporary secretary.

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