West Ridge Fire Department

The West Ridge Fire Department operates out of 2 stations Millcreek Township in northern Erie County, Pennsylvania. The West Ridge FD has been an all volunteer fire department since 1940 and is Millcreek Township Fire Company #4. West Ridge FD is also known as "The Defenders of the Ridge." The first due district is divided in residential, business and industrial. Currently, West Ridge protects about 35% of Millcreek Township. To date, the first due district is growing all the time with new homes and businesses going up non stop. Spread out throughout Millcreek Township, you will find 5 volunteer fire departments, and 7 fire stations. Currently, WRFD has mutual aid agreements with the following Fire Departments: West Lake, Kearsarge, Lake Shore, Belle Valley, Edinboro, Perry Hi-Way, Fairview, McKean, Girard, and Erie City. WRFD is 1 of 5 volunteer Fire Departments that serve Millcreek Township. WRFD is also a part owner of Millcreek Paramedic Service, ALS ambulance service that serves Millcreek Township.