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Sat. Jun 6th 2015
Cherry City Brings Home Another Trophy!

Company 260 spent a beautiful Saturday Evening in the Mon Valley at the Dravosburg Parade and Fair.  The judges gave 260...

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Fri. May 22nd 2015
Shaler High School Mock Crash 2015

This video shows what can happen when one careless mistake ends up being tragic. 

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Tue. May 19th 2015
Cherry City Signs With 4 Guys!

The Cherry City Truck Committee took about 6 months to review, spec and decide on a manufacturer for a new Light Rescue unit ...

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We Are Cherry City VFC, Inc.

Est. 1919


Cherry City VFC is located within the First District of Shaler Township.  We are the southernmost portion of the Township, bordered by the City of Pittsburgh to the South, Millvale Boro to the West and Etna Boro to the East.  We protect about 2000 residential units and 10 businesses within our 1.5 Square Mile first due.  We provide fire suppression and rescue services to our residents, visitors and to our mutual aid companies.  We pride ourselves with our dedication and education.  In 2014, we totaled nearly 6000 man- hours in activities, including hall functions and running calls, and this is to include nearly 2000 hours of fire and rescue training!  

We are Cherry City and welcome to our site!

Cherry City Volunteer Fire Company... "Always Ready, Always Willing!"

Recent Calls
Tue. Jun 30th 2015
On June 26, we were dispatched to 635 North Ave in Millvale for an electrical condition inside of the residence.June 29 - We were dispatched for an audible alarm coming from 222 Meade St in MillvaleJune 30 - We were dispatched out to 419 Friday Rd for a broken water hydrant that was flooding the bas...
Thu. Jun 25th 2015
10:58 - Allegheny County 9-1-1 sent 260 Truck into Sharpsburg on a box assignment for an odor of something burning at 600 Main St.  260 Truck, upon arrival, setup for roof ops.  The crew checked the HVAC units and found one unit had a bad motor, causing the odor inside.  Power was cut...
Wed. Jun 24th 2015
21:10 - Companies 260 & 259 dispatched to Old Soose Rd for a tree that came down and took out power lines.  Units blocked the length of Old Soose until Duquesne Light could get a crew in to shut the power off.  The entire scene was turned over to Duquesne Light at 23:15 and they were h...
Tue. Jun 23rd 2015
13:07 - The storms had rolled through the area and it seemed like Blawnox and O'Hara got the worst of it.  260 Truck was called in to assist at 3 separate locations following the storm.  First, we were sent to 219 Summit St in Blawnox for a tree that crashed into a house, with possible...
Fri. Jun 19th 2015
19:55 - 260 Truck was dispatched with 259 units for a fire alarm at 142 East Rd.  259 Assistant arrived on scene and determined it to be false.  260 Truck rolled with a full staff.
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Sun. Jul 5th 2015
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Thu. Jul 9th 2015
7:15pm - 10:15pm
Thu. Jul 16th 2015
7:15pm - 10:15pm
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Jul-15  1
Aug-14  12

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Cherry City Volunteer Fire Company
309 Davis Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15209
Non-Emergency: 412-822-7000
Emergency: 9-1-1
Fax: 412-822-7047
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