July 22, 2008- At 22:01 Schuylkill Haven Stations 1 & 2 were dispatched to the area of 404 East Union Street, Schuylkill Haven Boro, for a transformer fire. Chief 722, Ladder 725, and Engine 732 responded on the call and stood by as crews from the Schuylkill Haven Line Crew put the transformer back in service and restored power to the residents.
July 22, 2008- Transformer Fire on Union Street
Welcome to the Schuylkill Haven Fire Department
Schuylkill Haven is located in the southern tier of Schuylkill County. As a department Schuylkill Haven Fire covers an area of roughly twenty-five square miles and a population of around 6,200 residents. The Schuylkill Haven Fire Department is composed of three companies; Rainbow Hose Station 1, Schuylkill Hose Station 2, Liberty Fire Station 4. SHFD currently has three borough chiefs, each representing their respective companies; Borough Chief-Glenn Sattizahn, First Assistant-Mike Donatti, Second Assistant-Andy Motko. At this time as a department we run 4 Engines, 1 Ladder, 1 Light Rescue, 1 Utility Squad, 1 Tanker, 2 Squads, and 3 Inflatable Water Rescue Boats and 1 Aluminum Flat-bottom boat with side scan sonar.