Mt. Penn Fire Company

Sad news from the 34 House

The officers & members of Mt. Penn send our sincerest condolences to our brothers & sisters at the top of the hill on the passing of Assistant Chief Eric Fox.

It is with deep regret that the Ruscombmanor Volunteer Fire Company announces the passing of Assistant Chief Eric Fox on December 3rd after a long and courageous fight with cancer. Eric began his fire service career as a junior firefighter in 1981, serving as firefighter, Captain, and Assistant Chief from 1993-1998, then Chief from 1999-2009, and ending his watch as Assistant Chief from 2010 until his passing. Eric held various administrative offices within the fire company, and was also a past president of the Southeastern Berks Mutual Aid Fire District, and a member of the Fire Services Working Group.

Services will be held on Saturday, December 19th with additional information available after Saturday, December 5th.

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Mt. Penn Fire Company

Phone 610-779-6723

Department Activity

Summary of department activity
2021
MonthTotal
January51Prior Year (2020) Stats
January - 39
12 more call(s) this year.
February48Prior Year (2020) Stats
February - 45
3 more call(s) this year.
March56Prior Year (2020) Stats
March - 32
24 more call(s) this year.
April53Prior Year (2020) Stats
April - 56
3 less call(s) this year.
May0
June0
July0
August0
September0
October0
November0
December0
Totals208
Working Fires9


Previous Years

2020582
2019656
2018553
2017462

Our Mission

The mission of the Mt. Penn Fire Company is to protect the lives and property of the people of Mt Penn from fires, natural disasters, and hazardous materials incidents; to save lives by providing Rescue services; to prevent fires through prevention and education programs; and to provide a 100% Volunteer work environment that values health, wellness and cultural diversity and is free of harassment and discrimination.

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