AMBRIDGE FIRE DEPARTMENT
The Ambridge Fire Department is dedicated to the preservation of life and property and to the promotion of fire safety through public education, inspections and fire code enforcement.
More than just a mission statement, AFD is committed to achieving the above goals through rigorous training, state-of-the-art technology and a focus on excellence in all that we do. These efforts produce many positive results, including an ISO Class 3 insurance declaration and a reputation of skilled and compassionate service.
The AFD is a combination department, composed of both a career staff employed by the Borough of Ambridge and a Volunteer Fire Department operating as one department. The career firefighters include the Fire Chief, Assistant Fire Chief and a full and part-time driver. Volunteers provide various roles within the organization including fire suppression, support, fire police and administrative duties.
Equipment of the Ambridge Fire Department include a 100’ aerial ladder truck, 55’ snorkel unit, two heavy attack pumpers, a rescue boat, decontamination unit, and two squad units.