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Welcome to the official web-site of the Goodwill Fire Co. #1 of Jacobus, PA. We are happy that you have stopped by to visit us! Our company is a non-profit organization made up of approximately 30 active members and well over 400 contributory members. Just like many others in Pennsylvania, our company is 100% VOLUNTEER with our members leaving work or family and friends to help his/her fellow neighbor. We respond to a variety of calls ranging from automatic alarms and smoke investigations to structure fires, water rescues and QRS / medical assists. Our primary response area consists of all of Jacobus Borough, and parts of Springfield and York Townships. if you have any questions or suggestions, please feel free to contact us and please visit our guest book before leaving. Again, thank you for visiting our site

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning for York County, Pennsylvania 5/19/19

last Sunday
Severe Thunderstorm Warning for York County, Pennsylvania
From 7:32pm EDT, Sun May 19 until 8:15pm EDT, Sun May 19 
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE PA HAS ISSUED A * SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR... NORTHWESTERN YORK COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA... * UNTIL 815 PM EDT. * AT 732 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR LAKE MEADE, MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 MPH. HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL. SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED. IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE TO TREES, ROOFS, AND SIDING. * LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... YORK, WEIGELSTOWN, SHILOH, WEST YORK, VALLEY GREEN, MANCHESTER, HALLAM, EMIGSVILLE, DILLSBURG, WRIGHTSVILLE, DOVER, NORTH YORK, YORKLYN, MOUNT WOLF, SIDDONSBURG, GOLDSBORO, YORK HAVEN, FRANKLINTOWN, LEWISBERRY AND WELLSVILLE.
 
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MVA 18-2

April 9th

Engine 18-2 responding to vehicle accident on Pine St. Driver hit a parked car that pushed into a power pole knocking out power to some residents and then rolled the vehicle. Driver was removed from vehicle and transported to local hospital.

 

 

TY Tim Gilroy for the following photo's. 

               

Structure fire Box 18-05

March 9th

Goodwill Fire Company Of Jacobus wanted to thank all responding companies on a structure fire in box 18-05 on Saturday March 09,2019

Training

February 9th

Want to give a special thank you to the Shoemaker family for allowing us to use their property for Engine Co ops training today and to Mission BBQ for the lunch. Goodwill Fire Co station 18, station 19 and station 63 was able to practice advancing charged lines to a simulated kitchen fire with simulated fire in the knee walls in attic. Lastly a thank you to Mike Dowling tor setting up the training along with the other firefighters and chiefs that provided their experience and knowledge.

Breakfast Canceled

January 13th

Due to it snowing all night and still snowing and manyj roads and lots not being plowed yet. We have decided to cancel the breakfast for this morning. Please stay safe if you go out and we hope to see you at next months breakfast.

 
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